By Jon Chattman
What do you get when you cross The Doors with Phil Collins and throw in a little Billy Joel? A super group of Jim Morrison, Phil Collins and Billy Joel? Yes, but for the purposes of this article – you get a sound like The Queens Killing Kings – a group on the rise from New Haven. Yes, New Haven, CT. I spoke with frontman Coley O’Toole and asked him about the band while secretly idolizing his sideburns.
How long did it take you to put this album together?
It took us roughly two and a half years to complete “Tidal Eyes.” The record was being worked on in the midst of my touring the country as a hired gun. Having no time constraint for its completion proved to be beneficial because we were able to digest all of our ideas and sit with them to make sure we had the best possible arrangements, instrumentation, and production for what we wanted to accomplish. Continue reading