Holyhead grunge rockers Holy Coves burst onto the rock scene in February 2011 with their debut EP, entitled The Droner - an EP that Holy Coves themselves claim is "a debut album to fill city stadiums". There's no denying that the Welsh grungers have ambition, from the quality it's plain to see that they have poured their hearts and souls into releasing this album, and there is no doubt that they've unleashed a force to be reckoned with. The sound they have come up with totally belies their Holyhead background, the album is filled with confidence and energy, and it seems that Holy Coves have come together with an idea of exactly how they want to sound, and have just written songs that reflect this idea, no questions asked. It sounds like four musicians, with a clear idea of the kind of music they want to make, making it. From first listen, the first impressions are that this is quite something.
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