Halestorm - Halestorm
Sporting a combination of fighting talk and dirty rock/metal embedding hooks...
‘I’ve heard it all before!’ shouts angry, growling ‘Lzzy’ front woman with Halestorm, on album opener ‘It’s Not You’ – well unfortunately, her particular formulas is not exactly intuitive based. Sporting a combination of fighting talk and dirty rock/metal embedding hooks Halestorm’s main flaw lies in their tendency to bury actual vocal ability behind obvious gruff singing patterns, (track ‘What Were You Expecting?’ Being the main perpetrator).
‘Dirty Work’ wouldn’t be amiss in a downtown LA 80s heavy metal bar, but unfortunately times have changed drastically since then and while remaining unerringly true to their roots, they’re not taking groundbreaking steps.