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Casting Pearls - 'Casting Pearls'

About.com Rating 4 Star Rating


Casting Pearls

Casting Pearls


The Bottom Line

Beautifully written lyrics and well done arrangements make the self-titled album by Casting Pearls a fun-filled, stylish ride.

Editors Note: Casting Pearls has changed their name to VOTA since the release of this album.

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  • Fun with style


  • They should trust their instincts and abilities a little more, paying less homage to other bands


  • Style: Modern rock
  • 10 songs
  • Released: August 16, 2005

Guide Review - Casting Pearls - 'Casting Pearls'

Casting Pearls was a fun CD to listen to and review. Casting Pearls, as a band, brings a really good mix of music and lyrics that, while following in the trend of the new "rock" sound, adds a refreshing spin. A good mix of uplifting tracks like "You Alone" and "Love Done Something" along with a well done arrangement on "Whole World In His Hands" are just a few of the good ones on this release.

While paying obvious homage to bands like U2 and Queen in the flow and delivery of this CD, it's still a good piece of work that isn't what I'd call a "copy-cat." And while I liked the CD, I would have liked to have seen a little less homage and a little more spreading of their own wings. These guys are good and I believe that they have a bright future ahead of them.

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