Easy Bees Release Their Excellent Debut Self-Titled Album – Exclusive Review!

Easy Bees, the dynamic trio comprised of Ford Natirboff, Jim Hawkes, and Jake Greenlaw, has made a resounding debut with their self-titled album "Easy Bees."

Paying homage to melodic rock and pop legends while carving out their own unique sound, this 12-track offering is a brilliant release that showcases the band’s musical prowess and creativity. Formed in 2004 at New England College, the members of Easy Bees have honed their craft over the years, resulting in a collection of songs that blend influences from artists like the Beach Boys, David Bowie, and Tom Petty. 

From the opening track “Diamond Ideals” to the powerful closer “Living in a Nightmare,” Easy Bees delivers a captivating listening experience filled with rich songwriting, clever arrangements, and heartfelt melodies.


The album “Easy Bees” serves as a love letter to the melodic rock and pop heavyweights that have influenced the band members throughout their musical journey. Inspired by the passing of mutual hero Tom Petty, Easy Bees set out to create new original music that pays homage to their musical roots while pushing the boundaries of their sound. The result is a collection of songs that seamlessly blend elements of classic rock with modern sensibilities, resulting in a sound that is both nostalgic and fresh.

One of the standout tracks on the album is the opening song “Diamond Ideals,” which sets the tone for the rest of the record with its infectious melody and driving rhythm. With its catchy hooks and anthemic chorus, “Diamond Ideals” showcases Easy Bees’ ability to craft memorable songs that stick with the listener long after the music stops. Another highlight of the album is the captivating and inspired track “I’ve Got Soul,” which features introspective lyrics and a dynamic arrangement that builds to an electrifying climax. 


The album closes with the powerful “Living in a Nightmare,” a poignant reflection on the challenges of modern life set against a backdrop of swirling guitars and pulsating drums. As the final notes fade away, it’s clear that Easy Bees has created something truly special with their debut album, leaving listeners eagerly anticipating what comes next from this talented band. From start to finish, “Easy Bees” is a captivating listening experience that is sure to leave a lasting impression on fans old and new alike.

Check the links below, discover more about Easy Bees and their music, and remember to add their songs to your favorite playlists!

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