WE REVIEW THE NEW SINGLE FROM EDDIE AND THE WOLVES – THE COMING STORM
“The Coming Storm” by Derby band Eddie & The Wolves is an electrifying rock/blues track that lives up to its promise of delivering a tempestuous musical experience. The song has all the makings of a captivating journey through the fusion of rock and blues genres.
It begins with a powerful impact, immediately drawing the listener in with raw, emotive vocals that set the tone for the impending musical storm. Eddie & The Wolves have managed to capture a unique blend of soulful blues undertones and thunderous rock energy, creating a distinctive signature sound that permeates every aspect of the song.
One of the standout features of this track is its irresistibly catchy melody. Indeed, from the very first listen, you’ll find yourself hooked, humming along, and tapping your foot to the beat. The driving rhythm, accompanied by commanding drum beats, adds an element of urgency and excitement, effectively mirroring the anticipation and tension conveyed in the lyrics.
Moreover, the wailing guitar solos that punctuate the song’s progression add a layer of intensity and emotion that’s hard to ignore. These guitar solos, often associated with rock and blues, are expertly executed, injecting a sense of urgency and passion into the track.
Lyrically, “The Coming Storm” narrates a story of impending upheaval and change. The lyrics are poetic and thought-provoking, inviting listeners to reflect on the challenges and uncertainties of life. As the song’s metaphorical storm builds, it triggers a range of emotions, from introspection to a rebellious desire to confront and conquer the unknown. This gives complexity to the song, making it more than just a catchy tune; it’s an invitation to engage with the song’s narrative and connect on a personal level.
Additionally, in terms of production, “The Coming Storm” is finely tuned and impeccably mixed. Positively, every instrument and element is given its space in the sonic landscape, allowing the listener to appreciate the nuances and details within the music.
Formed in 2018, Eddie & The Wolves is the brainchild of the married duo, Edd and Char Saffell, brought together by their mutual love for music and live performances.
Eddie, long harboring dreams of performing live, found his counterpart in Char, who battled stage fright. Together, they’ve cultivated an electrifying synergy, driven by a shared passion to grace the stage at festivals like Download.
They modernize classic rock while inspired by legends like Led Zeppelin and Fleetwood Mac. Their live shows are a spectacle of chemistry, captivating audiences with infectious energy.
Eddie & The Wolves’ meteoric rise includes sharing stages with Reef, Blackwater Conspiracy, and more, as well as touring the UK and performing at prestigious festivals. Their music has amassed over 100,000 Spotify streams and a substantial social media following, all achieved independently.
Media and fellow musicians have lauded them, with comparisons to Fleetwood Mac, Biffy Clyro, and Stevie Ray Vaughn.
Meet the Band:
Edd Saffell: Vocals, Guitar, Keys
Char Saffell: Vocals, Percussion
Ben Gaines: Drums and Percussion
Joe Griffiths: Bass Guitar
In conclusion, “The Coming Storm” by Eddie & The Wolves is an interesting release in the world of rock and blues. It’s a track that seamlessly blends soulful blues with thunderous rock, creating a sonic whirlwind that demands attention. With its compelling narrative, great musicianship, and emotional depth, it’s a full listening experience.