Ark. Times Musicians Showcase Round 4: Judges commentary on Underclaire | Rock Candy

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Ark. Times Musicians Showcase Round 4: Judges commentary on Underclaire

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joshua

Absolutely superb musicianship. Strong melodies and head-nodding polyrhythms. Very apparent attention paid to song structure and composition.




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Kathryn Heller (proxy judge for Natalie Elliott)

Tuned-in and talented musicians.






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Greg Spradlin

We haven’t seen this level of performance thus far. Great songs done well. Really top notch.





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Leigh Wood

I deem this nu emo. The vocal effects, the drumming, the power chords — it all equals emotional, tailored semi-rock. The chicks dig it, but it’s just not my bag.




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Guest judge Jeff Riggs

Well controlled rock. Definitely a group to see.






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