Light Of The Future

Light Of The Future

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DRIVING, CATCHY MODERN ROCK


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Light Of The Future
2015 / 4 Tracks / 14 minutes

I’ll never understand how certain bands get record deals and others don’t. So many Christian artists and bands rely on self-funding and crowdfunding efforts to be able to record even a single song, and if they are fortunate enough to eclipse the $5,000 mark, they can release an EP like “Light Of The Future” at a modest four tracks. It’s sad, really. The four tracks on “Light Of The Future” are so incredibly strong, so fresh, and so accessible that they only beg for more from founder Dominick Cox. To say this is – or should be – the beginning of a wildly successful career would be a gross understatement.The four tracks on “Light Of The Future” highlight Driven 11’s diverse rock sound. The opener and title track is straight alternative in the vein of Audio Adrenaline, with a catchy choral chorus and punchy inflections. “Coming Home” is one of the best Christian rock songs of the year, hands down. It starts with acoustic guitars and keys, and builds into a crystal clear wall of sound. If Bob Seger were to release a new song for the open road, it would sound like “Coming Home”. “Passenger” is straight-up alt-rock about giving God control. The chorus is poppy and catchy with crunchy guitars: “I’m giving up my life/ I want You to drive / Oh, I’m just a passenger.” The album rounds out with “Glory To His Name”, a modern worship song meant for stadiums. It has just enough guitar punch to set it apart from the typical modern worship sound, but it doesn’t sacrifice lyrically: “We are made in His image so let’s fight to the finish bringing glory to His name”.

“Light Of The Future” highlights Dominick Cox’s strengths and leaves us wanting more. His vocals are deep and strong. His message clear. His energy contagious. He, like so many others, deserves a record deal so the masses can be influenced by his powerful ministry.

Review by Jason Ramsey

 

 

 


 


 

 

Driven 11

DRIVEN 11 was created for one task, to inspire faith in action. Through this mission Dominick feels blessed to participate in many ministries. This includes representing global ministries Food for the Hungry and Artists in Christian Testimony, writing and performing songs for the book release The Blue Print®, touring nationally sharing the stage with national artists, appearing on radio and television, speaking, performing music and spearheading the Faith in Action Concert and Conference Series. Contact DRIVEN11 today to perform at your location. Each original song performed by Dominick is the expression of the real life of a believer in Jesus Christ.

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