Left Setter

Left Setter

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Have you ever heard a band that has a great modern retro sound? Yes, it is an oxymoron, but Left Setter must be a musical oxymoron, then. The group (Nick Langis, George Langis, Sean Keenehan, and Jimmi Nolan) has a wonderful modern sound that clearly shows their roots in older music. The album shows leanings toward such groups as Stone Temple Pilots, Jane's Addiction, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Led Zeppelin, and Black Sabbath, but you are also likely to hear moments of psychedelia and punk. With influences that wide-ranging, the music should be quite varied, and it is. They know how to vary a melody and when to play it hard and when to bring it in soft. Truly, this is one of the strongest debuts to come around in a while and shows a hard-rocking band that should go far.

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