UPSTREAM INDIE EDITOR
26 feb 2023
It is an exciting introduction to this vibrant band and a brilliant representation of what they are capable of.
Alternative Rock band Cultural Frequency has recently released their debut album, Heard The News Today?. The project features nine versatile tracks that blend Alt Rock with Post Grunge sounds overtop of an Indie energy. It is an exciting introduction to this vibrant band and a brilliant representation of what they are capable of.
One of the highlights of Heard The News Today? is the song “Countdown”. This track has a smooth, silky build up that almost feels like a Rock lullaby. It grows from there to a moody ballad, focused on intricate guitar solos and thoughtful lyricism. The song has a pessimistic but nostalgic feel to it, watching as the world falls apart around you. It has a unique and relatable feeling to it, “watching it burn” as the song’s lyrics suggest.
Some other must listen tracks on the album include “Desert Rose “, “Red Eye” and “Current Events”. These songs truly present the creativity, versatility and overall passion that this band has to offer. Their new album is absolutely incredible and you will not want to miss out on everything they have to offer.
In total, Hear The News Today? is an energetic, honest album that is incredibly easy to listen to. Each song brings something new to the project and furthers your understanding of who Cultural Frequency is. It is a representation of what you can expect from the band as they continue to grow and build their own audience.
If you haven’t taken the chance to take a look at Cultural Frequency and their new album Heard The News Today?, then now is the time to do it. This is an ideal band for any Rock lover as well as anybody looking for a new band to fall in love with.