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The Gemini Effect - Single Review: Little Mouse

17 Mar 2019 // A review by butch181

Little Mouse is the first single from Bad Alien, the upcoming sophomore album of three-piece alt-rock act The Gemini Effect. With some nice consistent snare work, the track jumps right off the bat with a great organic sense of rhythm that has you bobbing your head and tapping your foot along with the beat, accentuated by some gritty power chords. 

With an overall sound that is reminiscent of early Arctic Monkeys or perhaps Jet, Little Mouse has a classic rock sound, with a youthful vibe thanks to a vocal style that mirrors the cadence of the guitar riffs, and guitar tones that rings like a bell. 

Carrying a nice pace with exuberant vocals, there is a lot to enjoy about this track. Simple riffs, but very cleanly done, with a sense of swing and optimism. A fun, peppy, that would no doubt get some movement going on the dance floor. 


Rating: ( 4 / 5 )
 

About The Gemini Effect

The Gemini Effect are an alternative rock band from the creative hotbed of Auckland’s North Shore. Their style is hard to pin down. There are elements of indie/alternative rock mixed in with psych rock, blues and punk, and touching on electronica.

Their latest album Bad Alien, diversifies the sound even further, following last years release of their debut Atomic Blues. It was recorded at the Depot Studio in Devonport with the impressive Morgan Allen producing. The project is the brainchild of Torbay local, Rob Sharp. The band features Rob on vocals and guitars, Chris Nicholson on bass with Kayne Wilkinson on drums. With the album finished the band are busy delivering the new songs live.
Bad Alien is due for release in June, with Little Mouse breaking out as the first single release.

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Releases

Atomic Blues
Year: 2017
Type: Album

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