Greta Van Fleet

Discussion in 'The Bench' started by scubasteve455, Nov 2, 2017.

  1. scubasteve455

    scubasteve455 Well-Known Member

    Best New Band. Period. They are 18-20 yrs old just got a record label. Just heard them Monday on the radio. And I'm thinking who the Hell is this. Amazing. Sorry I do not know how to post videos. If someone could. I appreciate. "Highway" song and "Safari"
     
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  2. Redmanf1

    Redmanf1 Gold Level Contributor

    Try this:

    Highway : <iframe width="560" height="315" src="" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

    Safari : <iframe width="560" height="315" src="" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>


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  3. kenny t

    kenny t Gold Level Contributor

    The lead singer sounds a lot like Robert Plant
     
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  4. StagedCat

    StagedCat Platinum Level Contributor

    They sound good, a lot like Plant I agree......
     
  5. Briz

    Briz Platinum Level Contributor

    Don't hardly ever listen to anything but the local oldies station and have not listened to much of the "new" music. I have to say these kids defiantly have a old school rock look and sound. I like it.
     
  6. sriley531

    sriley531 Big green hunk of $#*^....

    I've been following them for a while now, they are definitely old-school with their sound, but its a sound thats much needed IMO. I started telling friends about them a while ago when I stumbled across some videos of them live in some deep dark corner of the interwebs. Told everyone who'd listen that these guys were going to be the next big thing in rock ,and it appears they inching closer to just that. They played in Cincy about a month or so ago and I thought about going. Show sold out in about ten minutes and tickets hit the secondary market for over 10x face value. I'd say the secrets out.


    Here's my personal favorite, and its them doing it live no less.

     
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  7. 67skylark27

    67skylark27 Brett Jaloszynski

    I love them, definitely sound like Zeppelin. Also check out Highly Suspect, Kings of Leon, Volbeat, heck even Billy Idol's new stuff.
     
  8. schlepcar

    schlepcar Gold Level Contributor

    First time I heard them A couple weeks ago I thought someone had released some Led Zeppelin unrecorded stuff.It was definitely Robert Plant in my mind.....cool sound.
     
  9. steve covington

    steve covington Well-Known Member

    Definitely NOT what I would have expected from this age group! ME LIKEY!
     
  10. Aaron65

    Aaron65 Well-Known Member

    The best part is that these guys are all cool in real life. All four of them were students in my English class, and they DEFINITELY respect their roots. We had conversations about the old stuff almost every day. Nice kids and I certainly hope they make it! It looks like they're on their way.
     
  11. rogbo

    rogbo Gold Level Contributor

    Good to hear for a change, somebody new that can play their instruments.
    Guitars reminded me of ZZTop a little bit, not quite Billy Gibbons yet but better than most.
     
  12. kent.gardner

    kent.gardner Well-Known Member

    I like em! When I first heard them on the radio I thought they had a led Zeppelin sound too. Good to hear a new band with good musical sound and talent.
     
  13. pbr400

    pbr400 68GS400

    Yea!! The world needs more young rockers! I love rock, but damn I’m getting tired of listening to the dinosaurs while waiting for their replacements.
    I like them!
    Patrick
     
  14. JZRIV

    JZRIV Platinum Level Contributor

    Well Well! I thought I'd be turning it off with 10 seconds but man, I just couldn't. Finally, musicians that did something about the inability of others for so long to create something remotely as good as so many hugely successful bands of the 70s did. I hope they get better and better.
    No wonder I love V8Buick so much. Thanks for posting scubasteve455
     
  15. 442w30

    442w30 Well-Known Member

    Kingdom Come deja vu........
     
  16. Briz

    Briz Platinum Level Contributor

    Will be cool when they release a album on vinyl.
     
  17. 71GS455

    71GS455 Best Package Wins!

    There's the funny thing - Plant was 20 when Led Zeppelin formed in 1968. At least these guys had Zeppelin to get their inspiration from.
     
  18. scubasteve455

    scubasteve455 Well-Known Member

    All their shows are sold out into February. And they are playing (4) shows in Germany
     
  19. scubasteve455

    scubasteve455 Well-Known Member

    Thanks Nelson
     
  20. scubasteve455

    scubasteve455 Well-Known Member

    They have been together since they were 12-13 yrs old
     

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