“Cry Of War” is the latest fiery hard rock single by indie alt rock musician Gary Dranow. Dranow and his band The Manic Emotions are rooted in blues rock and modern indie and alternative rock. Hailing from Park City Utah, the bands is influenced by artists like Jimi Hendrix, Megadeth, and the Verve.
Guitar leads, coupled with gripping riffs along with the backbone of heavy drums, keep you engaged in the song throughout. Gary delivers the lyrics with raw emotion, drawing us into the narrative of conflict, war, and seeking peace. The guitars are face melting while the song is full of electrifying energy. The musical storytelling shines a vivid picture of a world in turmoil of war that must be delivered to true liberation and justice.
Captivating contrasts and musical use of riffs which sound like a marching force, gives a thematic effect to the music. The sonic canvas by Gary Dranow is nothing short of ferocious. The song’s groovy drums, vocals, and guitar work create an irresistible sonic experience. The song’s arrangement creates an engaging soundscape that builds anticipation. The production masterfully balances modern and classic rock influences, resulting in track is both familiar and fresh.
The song showcases the enduring power of rock music to critique, engage, and appeal for a better world. Dranow has a knack for crafting hard-hitting, socially conscious rock anthems. Hard rock music lovers will be in for a treat with “Cry Of War” by Gary Dranow. Be sure to add it to your playlists!