#FeelGoodFriday: Angels & Airwaves – ‘The Adventure (Acoustic)’




It’s been just over 10 years since Angels & Airwaves released their debut album, We Don’t Need To Whisper and in celebration of that, Tom DeLonge has re-recorded acoustic versions of 4 fan favourites, on a special We Don’t Need To Whisper Acoustic EP (released on iTunes today).

Their debut single, ‘The Adventure’, was released in 2006 and reached Number 20 in the UK charts, kicking off a fantastic side-project for Tom DeLonge and co. Since then, the band has had a few member changes but that hasn’t stopped them branching out from music into feature films, graphic novels, novels and more.

This track is a refreshing take on the original and is just as beautifully captivating and uplifting, just in a different way. It may have been stripped back but it hasn’t lost any of the passion or essence that made the original so exceptional. My only flaw with the EP is that I would have loved the whole album to have been re-recorded in this style.

No music video has been made as yet but the lyric video serves as a brilliant companion piece with a series of behind the scenes footage from the era of the debut album’s inception and recording.

What are your thoughts on this acoustic version of ‘The Adventure’? Have you got a #FeelGoodFriday track for us? Please leave your thoughts or song suggestions in a comment or via social media.

Matt – Muzik Speaks

‘The Adventure (Acoustic)’ can be downloaded off iTunes now – https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/the-adventure-acoustic/id1272287286?i=1272287919


#MellowMonday: Ella Eyre – ‘We Don’t Have To Take Our Clothes Off’

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Ella Eyre‘s cover of the Jermaine Stewart classic is stunning!

Her voice marries perfectly with the piano and her signature raspy, cracking vocals give it a unique edge. There’s not much to add to this post – its beautiful simplicity deserves a simple post – I can’t say much more than, sit back and appreciate!

What’s your #MellowMonday song of choice this week? Leave it in a comment below or Tweet/Facebook us!

Matt – Muzik Speaks

‘We Don’t Have To Take Our Clothes Off’ is available on iTunes now – https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/we-dont-have-to-take-our-clothes/id1012422023?i=1012423527