There’s something about bands who put out album after album that fans resonate with and appreciate as the years go by, essentially growing up with the band you could say, and it’s even better when they nail it with every release, that’s how most of us feel about Shinedown. The band who first graced our shores through their commercial radio hit ‘Second Chance” before showcasing a fantastic hard rock style that caught the eye of promoters in 2010 who brought the guys over for the annual Soundwave Festival.
From there the band have yet to return to Australia and in that time they’ve released a further three album, their latest one being Attention Attention which frontman Brent Smith was more than happy to discuss on this week’s episode of Wall of Sound: Up Against The Wall. From their progression as musicians, multiple lineup changes and the “concept” behind their latest offering, nothing is off limits.
Podcast host Browny (and big Shinedown fan) gathers a decade worth of knowledge about the band and throws it all Brent’s way, including why they haven’t returned to Australia in eight years. There’s also stacks of New Music from Halestorm, Tired Eyes, Faux Bandit, Mammal, Bad Wolves and Theory of a Deadman, throwbacks from The White Stripes, Pearl Jam, Linkin Park, Garbage, Sick Puppies and heaps more…
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