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Everything's Fine

The Summer Set

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Album Review

While the Summer Set's full-length debut, Love Like This, was firmly entrenched in happy-go-lucky young love, its follow-up, Everything’s Fine, finds the bandmembers wiser in matters of the heart and more mature in their musicianship. The charm that previously pulled in listeners is there, but Everything’s Fine sets aside most of the saccharine-laden hooks in place of a more laid-back, breezy vibe, positioning the Summer Set to reach more pop-minded audiences while still pleasing loyal fans. This is bolstered by producer John Fields, whose résumé ranges from P!nk to Jimmy Eat World, who captures the quintet with a new sense of focus and universality. Leadoff track “About a Girl,” with gentle guitar work bringing to mind Goo Goo Dolls’ hit “Iris,” sets the mood for the record both sonically and thematically, finding the Summer Set delivering their newly grown-up emo-pop as they navigate the ups and downs of dating and relationships. Pondering the carefree joy of love, “Thick as Thieves,” co-written by Matchbox Twenty multi-instrumentalist Paul Doucette, takes the band to the beach, channeling Jack Johnson with its ukulele and handclap-driven melody. And just as the music has grown, so too have frontman Brian Logan Dales’ vocals — the uplifting, spare “Don’t Let Me Go” shows he has the chops and appeal of an alt-pop favorite like Train singer Patrick Monahan. If it sounds like the band has lost its edge, fret not: tracks like “Must Be the Music,” with its rapid-fire lyrics about getting caught up in the craziness of a party, recall the rowdiness of their debut. While the Summer Set shed some of their emo-pop roots for Everything’s Fine, the growth as songwriters and performers as well as potential for wider recognition shown on their sophomore effort is a worthy exchange.

Customer Reviews

I'm glad to have met someone like you, because now everything is fine :)

Amazzingg <3
I seriously love each and every one of the tracks!!

Oh yes, I like it.

The Summer Set has their own sound mainly because of their vocalist, Brian Dales. His voice is unique, it's raspy and lispy at times but that's why I like them, they produce a natural sounds, none of this auto-tune crap. Leave it to The Summer Set to mature and make their sound more broad while still keeping it true to themselves. Their last album featured an abundance of pop-yness and this album is...rock, acoustic, pop, and even some country. It's got something for everyone. My favorite songs so far are "About a Girl" which feels a like a song you would listen to when you're laying on your bed just thinking about THAT girl. "Someone Like You" is a Lion King throwback, it just gets you in that mood, akuma-matata. This album has something for everyone, you won't be disappointed.

Everything IS Fine

This is the definition of summer

Biography

Formed: 2007 in Scottsdale, AZ

Genre: Pop

Years Active: '00s, '10s

Co-founded by brothers John and Stephen Gomez, the Summer Set took shape in 2007 in Scottsdale, Arizona. The Gomez siblings rounded out their lineup with guitarist John Montgomery, drummer Jess Bowen, and vocalist Brian Dales, and the teenagers chose their band's name after opening an atlas and happening upon the town of Somerset, New Jersey. Despite the East Coast reference, Arizona proved to be the Summer Set's muse, and the group took inspiration from such local acts as Jimmy Eat World and the...
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