Posts Tagged ‘Heavenward’

September 28, 2017

I can’t begin to describe how excited I am for Wolf Alice’s sophomore album Visions Of A Life, due out in but two days from now on September 29th via Dirty Hit / RCA. The UK band has without a doubt been one of our favorites for several years now and it’s been such vindicating fun watching their star power grow as they released their acclaimed first album followed by nominations for a Mercury Prize, a Grammy, and a Brit Award, among other accomplishments. This brand new video for their single Heavenward only serves to fuel our excitement even more, particularly since it captures some of the sheer energy of the band’s live show (which I was lucky enough to experience quite recently when they played intimate Rickshaw Stop in San Francisco on a hot, sweaty, and packed evening). Is there anything better than Ellie Roswell’s voice, which has the capacity of being so delicate and sweet yet spunky and full of fire all in the span of an album? Visions Of A Life is unfurling as quite a diverse collection of alt rock and indie rock songs. From the pounding furious to the dreamy melodic and gazey swirling, it seems to have it all. If you haven’t pre-ordered the album yet, here’s your chance to do so: