The Swedish heavy-metal outfit Corroded released an acoustic three track single – The Nevo Sessions – on the 25th.
Displaying an unanticipated tenderness Corroded demonstrate their ability to deliver empathetic material and the foundations of their song writing – as demonstrated in the achingly mournful first song on the release – A Note To Me.
The Amber Bugs from England recently revealed a live performance acoustic-rock track.
The Amber Bugs
Normally to be heard as a plugged-in indie rock band in Relax, The Amber Bugs, allow themselves to showcase a more wistful side to their performance abilities. A band who first made contact last year that it has taken a while to get back to, though do aim to feature again in short order with their more driving brand of rock.
Marquee Lights is an acoustic-rock duo from the USA.
My apologies, as this has been sitting in my email inbox since early last week, I am late to the article.
Marquee Lights released their début eponymous EP (available on bandcamp) at the tail end of last month
The four track release ranges from alt-folk, through jazz-funk to more compressed rock giving the listener a good idea of their overall sound. My selection from the EP is the closer – The Only Reality, in which the duo draw a deeper well from blues rock than other songs and allows the vocal to stand in greater contrast to the more melancholic soundtrack.
It has been a couple of years since the US alt-rock quartet Swanky Tiger last featured.
Swanky Tiger – Light Another Match
With a very different sound to their more typical punchy rock – a live – acoustic track – Light Another Match – unveils a reflective ballad of more personal and emotive contact than they normally expose to their audience.