Good Day Noir Family,
“When Lightning Strikes” is a high-octane ride through the realms of Rock and Punk, delivering modern vibes and irresistibly catchy songs that will undoubtedly leave listeners electrified.
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Fueled by the creative force of Nick, the band’s frontman, the album takes bold risks that pay off, resulting in an exhilarating musical journey from start to finish.
The band’s ability to create earworm melodies and thought-provoking lyrics makes this album stand out in the contemporary Rock/Punk scene.
Kicking off the album is the anthem-like track “Rockstar,” a song that signifies the band’s transition from hip hop to pop punk. The upbeat and infectious energy of the song invites listeners to join the party and embrace the idea that they can achieve anything they set their minds to. With its modern edge and a nod to punk roots, “Rockstar” sets the tone for the thrilling experience that awaits.
“Paradise” carries an anthemic quality, leaving room for interpretation while drawing listeners into its enchanting world.
Rooted in an acid trip’s inspiration, “Paradise” juxtaposes trippy lyrics with equally mesmerizing vocals, inviting listeners to immerse themselves in a transformative musical experience. The message echoes that sometimes one must face darkness before reaching the light, and the journey is entirely worthwhile.
The album reaches its pinnacle with “My Life Story,” arguably the best track on “When Lightning Strikes.” This song evokes a profound sense of nostalgia, reminding us that life is a roller coaster ride worth cherishing. Beginning with a soft and emotional intro, it swiftly transforms into a high-energy hit, where the entire band comes together to create an explosive sound.
“My Life Story” captivates with its dynamic arrangement and heartfelt lyrics, leaving an indelible mark on the listener’s heart.
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Nick Bader-Vocals, Matt Rice-Lead Guitar, Nick Roach-Rhythm Guitar, Corey Gross-Bass, Zach Dresch-Drums
The album was recorded and mixed at Wolvii Studio by Michael Tucker. And was mastered by Mike Dresch who’s long list of credits include working with Nodes of Ranvier.