With their bigger and better second album, London-based indie/dance band Boxed In have earned their breakout moment
Grand Drive : London Camden Dingwalls
Grand Drive have matured into a band that really matters...
Since playing second fiddle to Witness in 1998's rush to find Britain's new alt-country saviours, Grand Drive have thankfully left their dour, overwrought epics behind. They've gone a little more pop, a little less rock and matured into a band that really matters. For 'My Best Side' think the lush grandeur of organ swirls via Wilco's 'Summerteeth' opus; for 'Sleepy' consider the chiming melancholy of Grandaddy and you're getting to the nub of this band's real
They put on a great show of heartaches by the number buoyed by a rousing pop sensibility, all bittersweet beauty to the core. If there's a card offering you to put a cross by the Grand Drive Party, be sure to mark it and revel in their ups and downs.
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