Green Arrow Radio [May 2007]

Led by electric violinist/vocalist/mandolinist¬†Joe Deninzon,¬†Stratospheerius unleash their fourth collection of songs. Hot on the heals of their acclaimed CD, Live Wires, Headspace brings their live energy into the studio. Vocal rock anthems like New Material, Old Ghosts, and Today is Tomorrow, shout alongside some ripping instrumentals. From the bluegrass punk of Gutterpunk Blues, to the psychedelic roller coaster ride of Mental Floss, and the bigger and louder sequel to the Heavy Metal Hora Heavy Shtettle II. The disc also features a unique cover of The Police Driven to Tears. This album is filled with memorable hooks alongside the without a net instrumental jams the group has built its reputation on. Influences range from theMahavishnu Project, Mr. Frank Zappa and the mightyZeppelin, to Dave Matthews, Radiohead, Jeff Beck, andBela Fleck.I had the chance to chat with Joe to discuss the new album, the strangest billings he’s been a part of and,well just…

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