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Sebastian Bach, 'Kicking and Screaming' - Video

Posted on Sunday, August 7, 2011 at 12:01AM by Registered CommenterAllyson B. Crawford | Comments15 Comments
I have to admit, I'm not really a fan of the new Sebastian Bach song "Kicking and Screaming," the first single from the upcoming album by the same name. I think Bach's voice sounds weak and even hollow. On top of that, I think the music sounds dated, sort of like a 90s alt-rock tune. Regardless, Baz made an official video for the song. Check it out:


Reader Comments (15)

Baz's voice is way too compressed,harmonized, & buried in the mix of sub-detuned complaint rock style guitars. I'll pass on any more. What a waste of an actually talented singer.
August 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAceSteele
I agree with ya Allyson about it sounding like a '90s Alt Rock song, but that's not a problem in my opinion, but the chorus leaves a bit to be desired, but other than that, I dig it.
August 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterBrandon
needs more cowbwll lol
August 7, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterbill
cowbell
August 7, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterbill
I'm with Ace. When did it become a cardinal rule for every guitarist to (drastically) drop tune to C or C#? Song is Ok, but Baz doesn't really sound like Baz in this mix...
August 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterGary
I ranted about this on Facebook the other day. The song is OK, but the video kills it. The video is VERY weak. Like when he's acting all shy and stuff? WTF. And yes, the guitar tome is too "nu-metal" for me. Bas has all of the talent in the world but he just dont seem to "get it". He needs a hard nosed manager instead of surrounding himself with yes-men.
August 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKenny Ozz
I totally agree Kenny Ozz..Totally sounds like 'nu metal' Video is weak, but it seems like he is very happy and having fun.
August 7, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterbrian L
After Angel Down, I had high hopes for Baz' new record. I attempted to listen to this song and turned it off half way. Majorly Bummed!! Baz has better vocal power than literally screaming through an entire song. Song has no substance! I'm not writing him off yet, after all there is a whole cd to look forward to.
Gotta love his ex-wife clone new gfriend in the video too (#sarcasm)
August 7, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterkari
It is just plain weird to watch a live band music video, that is shot in the classic warehouse setting, without a bass player.
August 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSpence
I'm not crazy about the song, but I do like it. The video is terrible though, and should have *never* been released to the public.
August 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJT
i have to say i dont think its a bad song not great but not bad a little new metal but to be honest some skid row songs werent too far off from new metal, as for video not too bad either its not like anybody has huge budgets for vids anymore
August 7, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterglamrockerarchie
I don't mind the song, I don't see anything wrong with the 90's sound. Video's a little blah. And he looks different? Did he get a face lift and something go wrong with his eyes? They definitely look different.
August 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterNancy
I don't mind the song, but the production is a bit weird. Bach's vocals are mixed too low and there are times when it seems like his vocal lines are fighting with the guitar.
August 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterBryon
Terrible..and where's my buddy Rob Deluca???
August 7, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterjimbo
There's nothing wrong with Baz's voice itself. However, whomever did the production needs to have his/her ears examined. Baz's voice sounds thin and weak because of the production. Not only is the vocal track buried in the mix, but there is almost no low end. Either he used a microphone with a lot of high end, or all the low end was deliberately equalized out of the vocal track to create some sort of effect that totally misses the mark IMHO.
August 8, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterBob

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