BLUE OCTOBER release their new album ‘Home’ in the UK 20 May 2016 (it is was released in their native US in April). Fronted by Justin Furstenfeld (who I witnessed performing an intimate and interesting solo show in 2014 in Islington), they are a band I first discovered through their 2013 album ‘Sway’.
Emotive rock if you are after a handle and I have heard the new album a couple of times now. First impressions? Less intense than ‘Sway’, certainly in the vocal delivery and it features some fantastic soundscapes.
“’Sway’ was about finding inner peace and learning to live in a healthy way,” says Furstenfeld. “’Home’ is about what we do with our time on earth, how we’re going to utilise that time in a positive way and make it the best we possibly can by bettering