October 9, 2008 For 15 years, it's been Great Big Sea's quest to form the perfect marriage of pop music and Newfoundland's sea-shanty tradition. The band's new album finds its hard-driving sound exploring more rock territory, with a core inextricably tied to the group's homeland.
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