The last time we heard from MD-based alt-rock outfit the the Getaways, they were baring all with their acoustic EP, Down To The Wire. This time around they're back to business with new single, "An Honest Mind"... Read More »
The Getaways are bringing new meaning to the phrase "short and sweet" with their new, acoustic EP Down To The Wire, Comprised of only three tracks, you'll find yourself surprised by how much ground they're able to cover despite the effort's condensed time frame... Read More »
Up-and-coming Maryland rockers The Getaways have a new tune, "Into Your Fire," that you'll get lost in if you're not careful. The winding choruses and U2-like guitarage are... Read More »
"The Getaways bring great songs, powerful vocals and serious musicianship to the table. This is clearly a group worth watching closely in 2010. 4.5/5 Stars"
--- Eugene Foley / Foley Entertainment, Inc.
"On a serious note, I'm digging The Getaways. They've got something solid going on before their time. It's thoughtful, coordinated, balanced, original. Sounds like the collaborative inspirational elements you would want and expect from the millennial generation..."
-Rams Head Live! The Blog/December Archives
"Songs like "8:15" channel the energy expected from music of the genre, but "Tonight" - a personal favorite - and "Fracture" bear a fierce, heavy tone delivered perfectly by Michael Altner's strong voice and Austin McBride's thundering drums. Guitarists Matt Higgins and Danial Mason, and bassist Brent McBride - the only ones who carried genuine stage presence through the entire show - have clearly been playing music since they were in diapers, as they pulled the small, local band together with such extraordinary professionalism, making The Getaways a strikingly good band with a great sound."
-Review from "Music As A Metaphor"/Online Music Blog
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