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Album Review

The ascent of Celtic-based folk music in Canada is probably one of the biggest left-field phenomena around, and Road Rage proves just how far it has risen. At one point, a live album of traditional Newfoundland would have consisted of impeccable musicianship and polite but relatively subdued audience response. On Road Rage, there's plenty of instrumental skill in evidence, but the reception being given by the mostly younger crowd is almost what you'd expect for the biggest stars in the land. In a way, that's exactly what Great Big Sea is — the other artists moving tons of records are working in an international pop medium (with heavy leanings to the U.S. market), but traditional Newfoundland music is one of the few truly Canadian sounds available. When they're not cheering, the appreciative crowd sings along with almost every song like they're anthems. Musically speaking, there are not a lot of surprises here, but the band certainly has talented musicians, and if you can put up with the crowd noise it's not a bad approximation of a greatest-hits collection.

Customer Reviews

Perfect for Calming Your Road Rage

I love this album more than I can say with simple words. I was in middle school when it was released, so I hate to admit I just discovered it at 22. It's truly amazing. Their sound is quite unique. It captures the spirit of the traditional New Foundland Balad. Get lost somewhere between Boston and St John's.

Sensational

I cant choose a track that I like best! I cant say one is better than the rest! Every single track on the album is amazing! AND ITS LIVE! Not often that I like the live album over the official ones. I want them to come to Massachusetts and play! We aren't that far away, Come out over here and teach this state what an amazing legacy to music you guys have!

Biography

Genre: Singer/Songwriter

Years Active: '90s, '00s, '10s

The sea shanty tradition of Newfoundland is fused with the spirit and energy of contemporary rock and popular music by Great Big Sea. Their hard-driving approach has not only made them popular in their homeland, where they've been nominated for four Juno Awards, but has brought them a growing recognition throughout North America and Europe. The inspiration for Great Big Sea was sparked during informal, kitchen-party jam sessions in the Newfoundland fishing village of Petty Harbor. Guitar, mandolin,...
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