Oh Romeo!.... Oh! My!
‘Wow. This new E.P., The Let Down, is really good and worth paying for’
Their debut E.P. was released worldwide with Takeover Records, which became an instant hit with fans around the world and now this band are back with a brand new E.P. called ‘The Let Down’, which will be released in a few weeks.
The band… Oh Romeo!, who are an internationally acclaimed pop-
punk band from Orlando, FL , who feature blends of punk- rock guitars mixed with brutal breakdowns to create a sound they call ‘brutal pop’ in their music; have been making waves in the music scene since their formation in 2006 and have been excited plus preparing for their second E.P. release ‘The Let Down’.
From reading some of those words (pop- punk, rock and guitars) already you are thinking without briefly listening to any song, if the rest of the ‘The Let Down’ E.P. is more than just brutal pop and rock music?
Well yes it is. It has a mixture of acoustic music with rock blended into it, which gives it a different twist, as well.
Their song ‘High Heels and Second Chances’ grabs you immediantly
and gives you chills with their funky acoustic opening and catchy vocals with
You know when you’re feeling a bit down and you want something
to lift your spirits up, get you back into the happy part of your life? Well this
song ‘The Dog Ate My Other Song’ will do it. Your head starts listening to the tune, your feet start tapping to the beat and your ears start hearing the guitar rhythms as you listen to the drums play and pop vocals being sung. This song and ‘Advanced Airbags Can’t Save You From You’ will always get you going.
‘Every Something’ is their fourth song off the album. It starts
straight away with vocals and then progresses to a memorable chorus.
Another rock song by Oh Romeo!- ‘You’re Shooting Flowers and
Rainbows At Me Again, Babe’- The hook here is not as immediate as their other two songs, ‘High Heels and Second Chances’ and ‘The Dog Ate My Other Song’, but could become a popular hit in its own right.
As this song says ‘There’s a Sniper Watching You’. The songs
lyrical concept and music work great together, especially in the middle, where the guitar plays some high notes as the smooth slow vocals are being sung. This song could become another popular hit by the band.
With their fast, catchy tune; ‘This One Is For Bailey’, is that
it gets you into the song one step at a time and by the end you would want to hear it again and again.
As it was written earlier ‘Wow, this album is actually really good. This is worth paying for’. The vocals are catchy with memorable lyrics, the energetic and slow punk- rock songs will captivate you and it’s definitely and an album to
So any person reading this review, whether you like acoustic, rock or pop- punk music, it is definitely suggested that you make sure you ‘like’ Oh Romeo! facebook page for updates, downloads & gigs announcements.
Written by Dats Muzik