The all important ideas of an optimist, a hard working, motivated songwriter hoping to inspire similar feelings of being unstoppable in all who listen.
Skilfully chasing these varying emotions with a flawless vocal stream of notes, always offering some poetic reflection of the inner turmoil of being human.
It’s art for the artist, first & foremost, but experience, knowledge & skill of how music works has led to a fresh yet entirely accessible collection.
The variation in subject matter underlines consistently that Danny Everitt is a songwriter, first & foremost – it’s endearing & very easy to connect with.
A short yet intense & varied collection of incredible songs. The sound of the band alone is enough to incite a desire to see them play live.
The thickness of rock, the melodic satisfaction of Americana, the emotional rawness of folk, and the sheer style & character of a brand new band.
Far from formulaic, these songs appear as a passionate stream of consciousness, a jam, a collective pursuit of creative freedom & therapeutic expression.
The song takes advantage of the entire musical structure of songwriting, utilising each moment to imprint ideas & a certain mood onto those who hear it.
Your experience will dictate the way it affects you; that’s how real art works. That’s what Alien Skin gives us, time & time again. This album is stunning.
A compelling visual journey that again reinforces the realness & grit that The Valium so effectively & stylishly encapsulate within their songs.
The classic sound of power-pop-dance fusion from way back when. The energy is intense & upbeat, the vocal is bold & passionate at every instance.
A strong introduction to the Chicago based singer & songwriter. The more you listen, the more the melody, lyrics & energy imprint their good vibes on you.