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Spanspek Spotlight: Slow Season

What's up folks!  I'm listening to some Roach Collection right now, and it kicks booty.  But that's not the band I'm gonna write about today so don't get all crazies.  Also, I'm tired cause it's past my bedtime, which is something I have now that I'm olllllllllllllldddddddddd.

Anywho, the next band on our list of bands on a list is Visalia hard rockers SLOW SEASON!
Here's what "The Evil Engineer" blog had to say about the bands upcoming full length Mountains (due out November 11th on Riding Easy Records), 

If time travel were a reality, I do believe Jimmy Page would travel ahead in time to 2014 and discover Slow Season. Page would then travel back to his time and begin to found Led Zeppelin. Now if that isn’t a testament to Slow Season, I don’t know what else is.

“I’d love for people to wonder if this record is actually from 1969,” grins Cody Tarbell, drummer for Slow Season. “We wanted to capture that spirit. That was the goal.”

That was taken from a recent press release. Goal accomplished fellas. This is just as good if not better than anything Zeppelin ever did. Yes I went there. Why Slow Season isn’t more popular is beyond me. I’m sure though that after people hear Mountains, they’re going to fall in love with the album. The instruments are spot on to what Page, Bonham, and Jones would play. Vocalist Daniel Rice can hit the high notes the same way that Robert Plant is known for. I’m writing this after listening to it my 4th time. I was hooked right away.

With the recent reissuing of all the Led Zeppelin albums, if you’re a little bummed out by them and/or don’t want to buy an album you already own, well give Slow Season a shot. You will be pleasantly surprised.

Speaking of which, here's the title track off their new album for your listening pleasure:

By the way, their live show is pretty damn amazing.  Here's some videophonic proof for your eyeholes:

Oh, the sound's distorted you say?  Well too bad, this band rocks so hard I couldn't find ANY videos that wouldn't blow up speakers!  IT'S AWESOME.  This'll be their second appearance at Spanspek and it's going to be a blast y'all.

So for more info on Slow Season, visit the following:


Thanks and we'll see you next week with more bloggings!


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