Atlas Losing Grip – Currents


Atlas Losing Grip a five piece Alternative Crossover Punk band from Sweden released their third album ‘Currents’ via Cargo records today (16th January 2015). Formed in 2005 ‘Currents’ marks their tenth anniversary. Atlas Losing Grip embark on the Currents European Tour 2015 Part 1 next week with support on many of the dates (see posterAtlas Losing Grip a five piece Alternative Crossover Punk band from Sweden released their third album ‘Currents’ via Cargo records today (16th January 2015). Formed in 2005 ‘Currents’ marks their tenth anniversary. Atlas Losing Grip embark on the Currents European Tour 2015 Part 1 next week with support on many of the dates (see poster below) from German Punk Rockers Smile and Burn With it’s Lighthouse cover photo, and the sound of gentle waves breaking the shoreline to start, this is a well thought out album with a nautical theme running throughout many of the fourteen tracks with make up ‘Currents’ The opening track Sinking Ship starts with the sound of gentle waves which lead to Metallica The Unforgiven/Nothing Else Matters type riffage and, after a lengthy instrumental start, it then becomes a Punkier Stiff Little Fingers style number. The Curse moves away from the nautical being about someone who doesn’t want to be their Father’s son, which is ‘the curse in the family’ and to prevent the curse being passed down he vows to ‘be the last one to carry the curse’ Shallow has a bit of a Gothic vibe say Shelter From The Storm by The Mission. Nemesis refers to […]

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