Baltimore’s very own alternative rock and pop sensation, Will Sims, has unleashed his latest sonic masterpiece in the form of “Where Are You Now?” from his album ‘If You Have a Voice, Use It.’ This track is an electrifying blend of 90’s alternative rock nostalgia with a contemporary edge, drawing inspiration from acts like Breaking Benjamin and Alter Bridge.
From the very first note, “Where Are You Now?” grabs your attention with a balanced frequency spectrum that rocks your soul. The mix is expertly crafted, with modulated delays that shimmer in the stereo field, creating an immersive experience for the listener. The sound is both nostalgic and fresh, a testament to Sims’ ability to weave diverse musical elements seamlessly.
“If You Have a Voice, Use It” Takes You on an Alternative Rock Journey
The real highlight of the song is the soaring, powerful vocals that take centre stage. Sims’ vocal prowess can effortlessly shift from the raw intensity reminiscent of Breaking Benjamin to the heartfelt, emotive tones akin to Goo Goo Dolls. It’s a vocal performance that can give any arena rock anthem a run for its money.
“Where Are You Now?” could easily find a home in action-packed movie soundtracks. Picture this track fitting perfectly into ‘The Transporter’ and ‘Die Hard,‘ two action movies from the 2000s that thrived on high-energy sequences.
In an indie music scene bustling with talent, Will Sims stands out as a true gem, and “Where Are You Now?” showcases his ability to captivate and inspire. With themes that resonate deeply within modern society, the song is a fitting conclusion to his new album, leaving us eagerly anticipating his next musical journey. Will Sims is surely an artist to watch in the ever-evolving world of indie music.