In the summer of 96, the world was shocked and disheartened when the word was given that the great band, PfR, announced their retirement from the music scene. Then, this spring we got word that PfR's bassist, Patrick Andrew was working with a new band. This band is none other than Eager.
Eager blends modern rock with pop for an edgier feel than PfR, yet still throws in some nice ballads here and there, like "Decide for You," "Hand That Can," and "Don't Let Go." Once again, Andrew plays in a band where he not just sings, but shares lead vocals. Guitarist Greg Pope alternates singing songs with Andrew, much like Joel Hanson did in PfR. Pope's & Andrew's vocal differences add more depth to Eager's sound than if just one or the other sang lead.
Songs that are definite highlights are "Touch," "Unspoken," and "Crimson for Downy Flake." If you miss the "Late, Great" PfR, or are in the mood for something new, check out Eager right away.
- Review date: 1997, Written by John DiBiase
|Nashville Life Music Releases New Single with Aaron Cole|
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 21:20:00 EST
|Elevation Nights 2020 To Bring the Music, Message of Elevation Church Across Nation|
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 21:00:00 EST
|We Are Leo Releases New Pop Track With A Focused Message Of Devotion|
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 20:30:00 EST
|Pop Artist Elizabeth Grace Signs To DREAM Records|
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 20:20:00 EST
|Bethel Music's Kalley Debuts Lead Single and Music Video Today|
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 20:00:00 EST
|50th Annual GMA Dove Awards Airing Sunday, October 20|
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 11:40:00 EST