Originally posted @ Nokia Entertainment
Take a big-hitting 90′s alt/rock band, throw in a little greed and egomania, and the seeds of discontent sow themselves. In this case, what remains are The Gracious Few
Now I’d like to believe the name isn’t a poke at the behaviour of former +Live
+ bandmate and lead singer, Ed Kowalczyk
, but I just can’t help but feel that it might. Just as Ed; though he claims otherwise; seems to have done by titling his recent solo debut, “Alive
And so, Chad Taylor, Chad Gracey and Patrick Dahlheimer’s side project for the proposed 2 year hiatus took the driver’s seat after Ed Kowalczyk; without the band’s knowing; obtained sole publishing rights to +Live+ songs, subsequently initiating a full disbandment (nice one, friend!). Good thing transgressions don’t factor into my music consumption!
Sans singer, they recruited Candlebox
’s Kevin Martin…