Flashpoint's music is a raw mixture of punk, metal and hardcore, with songs full of driving rhythms, hummable
melodies, and lyrics that ring true.
And there are few hummable
tunes throughout the show, save for perhaps Come Follow the Band.
The production is somewhat lop-sided - Act I a stretched-out hour, Act III a frantic, borderline chaotic 30 minutes - but Dick Bird's sets are top-drawer and Carl Davis's cinematic score an instantly hummable
Cowley hasn't lost his knack for finding catchy, hummable
melodies, and his band is so closely in tune with everything he does, that it all works like a well-oiled machine.
For example, Hey Now Morris Fader's video for the lovely song "Last to Know" is pretty hummable
, as one's come to expect, and the bluesy "Government Cheese" from Dr.
One thing you can count on from Malo, though, is plenty of hummable
Off-kilter rhythms and child-like vocal hooks abound, but despite these consciously leftf-ield reference points, a hummable
melody or inviting horn section is never far away.
Listen out for the hummable
Give Me What I Want on a radio near you.
They have the Kittens' clever hooks and hummable
tunes but tackle more serious subjects like going to war and losing a loved one.
Not surprisingly, they are excited about staging a show brimming with hummable
songs and with plenty of roles for a busy society.
Miss Saigon may not have the hummable
tunes of the Lloyd Webber rivals or the stirring emotion and drama of the Saigon stable's other major hit, Les Miserables, but it had plenty of sex, seediness, soldiers and showgirls.
He approaches songwriting with the classics in mind, and in performance delivers his immediately hummable
tunes with crunching guitar-glory and passion.