Forget all the talk about whether guitar music is due a resurgence or is in its death throes. Ignore the chatter about how this genre or that musical style is too dominant in the charts. At the end of the day, it’s all about – no, it’s only about – the songs. Kassidy know this, and they have the songs to prove it.
On their glorious new album, One Man Army, the Glaswegian band build on the promise of their debut to arrive at the point their fans always knew they were destined to reach. The 11 tracks are unashamedly big-music beasts, destined for mainstream radio playlists and packed-to-the-rafters arenas.