The Mayor

Overview of The Mayor’s Live At The Acropolis 

A follow-up to their Grammy-submitted and thought-about album There Will Be No Miracles Right here, Live At The Acropolis is New York-based metallic band The Mayor’s newest EP. Members Mike (Tyson) Abiuso, Kevin (Bacon) Otto, James (Bond) Ryan, and Joe (Pesci) Occhiuti have teamed up with Kill Iconic information to launch 5 raging tracks which are certain to blow your audio system out (in the easiest way potential).

There may be not a boring second on the EP. From electrifying riffs to the pounding of drums, Live At The Acropolis combines all basic components of the metallic style whereas injecting the group’s signature type and humor into the combo. The starting of the second observe “Quit While You’re Ahead” options the band prompting listeners to rely to 10 just for them to come back in weapons blazing vocally and musically earlier than they will get to 2.

The opening tune “Get your F***** Shinebox” immerses you proper into The Mayor’s world with a distorted riff main proper into Mike’s haunting vocals. It’s a quick introduction to the EP however offers simply sufficient of a style to listeners-signaling there’s a lot extra chaos on the best way.

Live At The Acropolis was written and recorded in 5 days that means each observe was crafted in simply a single day. The Mayor proves that the important thing to capturing their sound is to have a actually good time and to by no means take your self too critically.

Lead vocalist Mike Abiuso describes the manufacturing of the EP as a end result of frustrations because of the pandemic, a subject that appears to be the centerpiece of a lot of inspiration for artists nowadays. Regardless of an amazing feeling of loneliness and resentment in direction of the unparalleled, uncontrollable circumstances, The Mayor did what artists do best-they continued to make artwork.

“We have been all just about out of work throughout the pandemic, so in a twister of feelings that leaned in direction of worry and frustration, we discovered ourselves remoted, however collectively, bunkered down within the studio in the same vogue we have been accustomed to twenty+ years prior in our father or mother’s basement. Sure, we’ve been mates and performed music collectively for that lengthy, I do know, it’s completely silly.

That mentioned, we wrote and recorded a tune a day with little or no concern except for the enjoyment of one another’s firm and a handful of dangerous jokes to pair. Opposite to the sound of the EP, we might very effectively be the least critical band on the market on this style, I don’t know. At any fee, that’s how we made the EP. The way it bought picked up by a report label is past me, however we’re pumped!”

As for what’s subsequent for The Mayor, the band is planning to leap proper again within the studio day by day for the following 10 years till their newest single is full, in line with them. Contemplating the band’s impeccable skill to report and produce a killer observe in a day’s time we are able to solely predict and hope that it received’t be lengthy till their subsequent undertaking.

Within the meantime, In the event you’re on the lookout for 5 tracks to scream and bounce together with, releasing your indignation in direction of an unstable world whereas nonetheless capturing the sensation of goofing off with your mates, look no additional than Live At The Acropolis.