Downhere - So Much For Substitutes

Saturday 1st November 2003
Downhere - So Much For Substitutes
Downhere - So Much For Substitutes

STYLE: Rock
RATING 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10
OUR PRODUCT CODE: 7723-7483
LABEL: Word Curb 8862542
FORMAT: CD Album
PRICE: £4.99

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Reviewed by Steve Best

Once you've got over vocalist Marc Martel's uncanny resemblance to Kevin Max (sorry to have to say it, but it's true), this is a totally corking album, full of irresistible hooks, crunching guitars and everything that made the Canadian band's eponymous 2001 debut so exciting. ‘Substitutes’ adds 12 more slices of punchy pop-rock, ranging from the straightforward radio-friendly fare of "What's It Like" to the slightly funk-tinged "Breaking Me Down" and the funky-acoustic "How They Love Each Other". Basically I won't waste any more of your time, except to tell you that this is one of THE best albums of 2003 so far, and if I were you, I'd be down my nearest CCM emporium, like, NOW!

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Sample Track Listing:
1. What's It Like [Listen]
2. Stone [Listen]
3. Breaking Me Down [Listen]
4. Iliad [Listen]
5. Starspin [Listen]
6. Feels Like Winter [Listen]
7. Walls [Listen]
8. How They Love Each Other [Listen]
9. Headed [Listen]
10. In America [Listen]
11. Comatose [Listen]
12. Last Night's DayDream [Listen]

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