The pantheon of rock and metal music has served as a litmus test for a great many rock soldiers who have come and gone. While many remain relegated, the recent groundswell of nostalgia and reverence for the bygone eras of rock music has given some credence to rise again. Todd Poole of Roxy Blue is one of those soldiers.
Let Slow Crush lead your dreams through a highway of a beautifully built progression of sounds. With Hush as their single – an excellent choice for a single, indeed – they make their way to the spotlight in the genre.
Recently, I dug in for a quick chat with veteran frontman, Robin McAuley regarding Black Swan’s latest effort, Generation Mind. Among other things, we touch on how Black Swab is kicking off 2022, Robin’s formative years and influences, the formation of Black Swan, the group’s innate chemistry, and a whole lot more.