Well, you gotta give it to them: The Swedish band Bear Bone Company have got a swagger, making them strut around the scene to a point that they risk stumbling over themselves. Holy Cow! When I saw their somewhat meagre, but decidedly juicy bio, I thought this better be THAT good. And you know what? I kinda like it.
The band joins us from Örebro in Sweden, but got a real California gone New Orleans look and feel. Or is it the fish salad at breakfast, very common in Sweden that causes this? The band formed back in 2012 and they are now ready to go full length for the first time. And they do this in a powerful, but amazingly carefree style. Exactly the way this kind of tune should be performed. The Bear Bone Company does have its eternal hunting grounds somewhere in the ’80s buried in its Hard Rock and Hair Metal scene: Hints of Bon Jovi, some Rainbow, an inkling of Guns’n’Roses at times. Do I detect some Mötley Crüe in there as well? By and large, a wild mix of things. [...]