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Lolly Lee‘s latest single, “Great Crusade,” is a triumphant return to the essence of classic rock and roll, revitalizing the genre with a slow build-up and an explosive energy that harkens back to the golden age of rock. “Great Crusade” stands out as a fantastic representation of the enduring power of raw, unadulterated rock music.

From the moment the first guitar riff kicks in, it’s evident that Lee is looking to harken back to old classics. These slow, intense chords set the stage for what promises to be a thrilling journey through the annals of rock history. As the song progresses, Lee’s vocals soar with a gritty yet melodic fervor, Showcasing her personality and energy with great aplomb.

What truly sets “Great Crusade” apart is its masterful pacing and arrangement. Unlike many contemporary tracks that rely on instant gratification and immediate hooks, Lee takes her time to build momentum, allowing each instrument to weave its own intricate narrative within the song. The slow-burning intensity of the track is palpable, drawing listeners in with its hypnotic rhythm and gradually escalating tension.

As the song reaches its crescendo, the energy explodes into a frenzy of pounding drums, wailing guitars, and impassioned vocals. It’s a cathartic release of pent-up emotion, reminiscent of the climactic moments of a live rock performance. Lee’s impassioned delivery injects every lyric with a sense of urgency and conviction, driving home the song’s powerful message of perseverance and resilience.

Thematically, “Great Crusade” strikes a chord with its timeless message of defiance and determination in the face of adversity. Lee’s lyrics paint a vivid picture of rebellion, fighting battles fueled by an unwavering belief in one’s own strength. It’s a narrative that resonates deeply with listeners of all ages, tapping into the universal human experience of overcoming obstacles and chasing dreams.

In terms of production, “Great Crusade” boasts a rich, full-bodied sound that pays homage to the classic rock records of the past while still feeling refreshingly modern. The instrumentation is expertly layered, with each element complementing the others to create a cohesive sound. From the thunderous drums to the searing guitar solos, every aspect of the production is executed with precision and passion.

Overall, Lolly Lee‘s “Great Crusade” is a tour de force of classic rock revivalism, showcasing her prowess as both a singer and a songwriter. With its slow build-up and immense energy, the song captures the essence of what made rock music great in the first place while infusing it with a contemporary edge. It’s a testament to Lee’s talent and vision as an artist, and we can’t wait to see more from her in the future.

Richard Stark

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A music industry veteran of over 30 years, Michael Stover is a graduate of the Art Institute of Pittsburgh, with a degree specializing in the Music and Video business. Michael has used that education to gain a wealth of experience within the industry: from retail music manager and DJ, to two-time Billboard Magazine Contest winning songwriter, performer and chart-topping producer, and finally, award-winning artist manager, publicist, promoter and label president. In just 10 years, MTS Records has released 40+ Top 40 New Music Weekly country chart singles, including FIFTEEN #1s and 8 Top 85 Music Row chart singles. MTS has also promoted 60+ Top 40 itunes chart singles, including 60+ Top 5s and 40+ #1s, AND a Top 5 Billboard Magazine chart hit! Michael has written columns featured in Hypebot, Music Think Tank, and Fair Play Country Music, among others. Michael is a 2020 Hermes Creative Awards Winner and a 2020 dotComm Awards Winner for marketing and communication. Michael has managed and/or promoted artists and events from the United States, UK, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Italy, Australia and Sweden, making MTS a truly international company.