As the enduring laborious rockers full the Australian leg of their “THICKER THAN BLOOD TOUR” (that includes particular friends Dwelling Color), they share a brand new video for “THE MASK,” from the much-praised new album “SIX.”
“THE MASK” is a propulsive huge beat pondering of the duality of human nature. Bassist Pat Badger and drummer Kevin Figueiredo actually shine right here as they relentlessly maintain down the groove behind Nuno Bettencourt and Gary Cherone’s bluesy, growling supply of primary truths and conflicts all of us face: “We’re all fiction and we’re all reality /We’re all the great and we’re all of the unhealthy.”
And the actual fact is that no EXTREME track could be full with no beautiful guitar solo from Nuno Bettencourt (additionally the video’s director). When it arrives, it’s a blistering factor of magnificence that appears to come back from the heyday of FM rock radio, blaring from a automotive stereo going approach too quick down the freeway.
Nuno Bettencourt concerning the track: “THE MASK is about being ourselves with no concern and embracing who we’re beneath. Deep down. And if we’re courageous sufficient to take off our masks, we are going to understand that we’re all sinners and saints and do because the lyrics narrate. (…) We will actually cease judging one another as we are not any higher.”
“SIX” was launched on June ninth to common acclaim, proving that EXTREME keep their energy to impress and transfer their followers. “We’re simply as passionate as we have been on day one,” says Gary. “We’re giving our viewers what EXTREME has all the time been and will likely be.”
“SIX” is out now, stream and order it