Style: Melodic pop/rock; compare to Jimmy Eat World, Fall Out Boy, Mainstay

Top tracks: "Breakdown," "Love Is …," "Problematic," "We Still Believe"

Boise, Idaho might not be a hot spot for indie rock, but A Rotterdam November is creating a scene with headlining shows and support slots when national acts swing through town. Between the group's melodic sensibility and mature songcraft, these guys could follow in the major label footsteps of recent bill mates like Downhere, The Afters, and Disciple. Their contagious sound is backed by a lyrical thread that delves into original sin and redemption, urging all to lay their burdens down.

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Love Is . . .
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Release Date
April 29, 2010
Label
Rotterdam Music
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