From Orange County, California the Americana rock’n’roll band, Firemelon has released their debut single, “Before Goodbye.” The five-piece collective of accomplished musicians consists of Matthew Samia (Vocals, Guitar), Matt Bailey (Guitar, Mandocaster), Ron Larson (Bass), Jeff Cassens (Drums, Percussion) and Chris Harvey (Pedal Steel).
Leading single “Before Goodbye” is a passionate and heartfelt song about the departure of a relationship. Featuring a sweeping pedal steel guitar, resonating harmonica, and a dominating bassline, the melancholy song emits a heartbreaking sense of yearning. Their captivating sound is brought to life with the Hammond organ, highlighting the band’s aim of using traditional roots instrumentation to create modern music with a vintage edge. ‘Time Will Tell’ is a high-energy track, featuring jangly guitars, warm harmonies and driving rhythm sections, with vocals reminiscent of The War on Drugs, the single showcases the band’s versatility.
Make sure to check out their website and single below!