King of Leons: Looking Back Forward

You only come to realize how much you long for real guitars and singing crowds of people when listening to “The Bandit”, one of the songs on the new album from Kings of Leon.
Text Wiebke Brauer
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Familiar rock sounds and a modern pop influence. Songs that will definitely remind you of their old songs. The album was recorded at Blackbird Studios in Nashville, where the three brothers and their cousin started the band in the first place. By the way: Kings of Leon announced the release of their new album When You See Yourself in a marvelously old-fashioned way. They sent T-shirts, the track list and the lyrics for some of the songs to selected fans. This may give rise to a feeling of nostalgia that’ll make us all look forward to the next show.

Kings of Leon: When You See Yourself. Sony. Available as download, CD, vinyl or stream:


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