Toronto's Royal Wood lets us know what he wants on Radio 3 with "I Want Your Love", a gritty piano pop ditty.
http://music.cbc.ca/play/artist/Royal-Wood/I-Want-Your-LoveFrom the album We Were Born To Glory, the track has the traditional elements that fans have come to expect from the golden voiced crooner - like the dependably solid lyrics and driving pianos - but new ingredients are added into the mix with synth elements peppered about the track and a rough buzz that takes some of the gleam off, in a good way.
Sounds Like: Somewhere between Randy Newman and Jeff Buckley.
["I Want Your Love" was added to rotation this week on CBC Radio 3]
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on Jul 10, 2012