Price To Play
The often forgotten about exponents of nu metal are back and front man Aaron Lewis is still singing as though he is in pain, plus Fred Durst is still tagging along, but that’s the bad news out of the way. The good news is that the heartfelt sincerity prevalent in the last album ‘Break The Cycle’ is still exists their latest offering taken from their ’14 SHADES OF GRAY’ album.
‘Price To Play’ is certainly heavier than past efforts and will not appeal to those who got into STAIND because they liked ‘Outside’ or ‘EPIPHANY. Thumping drum beats and abrasive System Of A Down meets KoRn style guitars kick the song off before the Aaron’s sincere vocals take over, as he takes a swipe at the game of life: