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Review: Life On The Sideline - "Honesty Is A Dying Breed"

Release InfoLife On The Sideline - Honesty Is A Dying Breed
Release Date: April 22nd, 2014
Record Label: Take This To Heart Records
Pre-order: Digital/CD

The alternative-influenced outlet Life On The Sideline hit it straight out the park with their debut album, Honesty Is A Dying Breed. LOTS introduces listeners to a nostalgic vibe that draws inspiration from classic emo influences, while incorporating heavier elements of contemporary pop punk into their style. Essentially, HIADB is an appropriate title that captures the underlying theme that is addressed throughout this release.

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