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Eli Greeneyes

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Review by David James Young David James Young

24 Mar 2021

Super Reviewer
30

This ALMOST had me. The vocals are strong, the wall of U2 guitars is formidable, the hook is there. My one gripe: What's going on with those drums, man? This needs a "When The Levee Breaks" kick to it, and the beat you've gone with just plateaus the whole thing. Not terrible by any stretch, but I'm hoping for that elevation next time around. Ha, elevation. U2. Get it?

This ALMOST had me. The vocals are strong, the wall of U2 guitars is formidable, the hook is there. My one gripe: What's going on with those drums, man? This needs a "When The Levee Breaks" kick to it, and the beat you've gone with just plateaus the whole thing. Not terrible by any stretch, but I'm hoping for that elevation next time around. Ha, elevation. U2. Get it?

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Somber Hills

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Review by David James Young David James Young

24 Mar 2021

Super Reviewer
30

I like the confidence of someone putting "himself" in the Sounds Like section when there's a dozen artists with "Lil" as a prefix that could fill it. All things considered, this has a lot of potential. The lyrics need a bit of work, and I would have leaned in more on the guitars seeing as you're going for that rock/trap Machine Gun Kelly hybrid, but I'm sure I...

I like the confidence of someone putting "himself" in the Sounds Like section when there's a dozen artists with "Lil" as a prefix that could fill it. All things considered, this has a lot of potential. The lyrics need a bit of work, and I would have leaned in more on the guitars seeing as you're going for that rock/trap Machine Gun Kelly hybrid, but I'm sure I'll have that chorus in my head for the rest of the day - and that's really half the battle, isn't it.

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