Eighty - Eight | Release date 6/22/2018 | Kobalt - AWAL
The inviting harmonies of Wild Rivers provide a shimmering texture to the band’s new EP Eighty - Eight. However, dedicated fans know about the depth of Wild Rivers -- from the alluring melodies that take unexpected turn to the undercurrent of emotion in their tightly crafter lyrics.
Wild Rivers is composed of Khalid Yassein (vocals, guitar), Devan Glover (vocals), Ben Labenski (drums) and Andrew Oliver (bass). Over three years, the Toronto based band has accrued more than 25 million streams on Spotify, toured consistently across the US and Canada, and earned a reputation as a band that makes a powerful connection with listeners.
“Ensnares with old-school country vibes, specifically calling to mind Mary Chapin Carpenter.” - Earmilk
Wild Rivers inhabit folk rock perfectly, their Fleetwood Mac influences worn proudly on their sleeves. But Wild River is no tribute or retro act as their music feels completely contemporary and fresh.” -
“A melodic set of tunes that twinge with twang in just the right spots.” - Exclaim!
“This folk-rock band is creating acoustic masterpieces with country music inspiring both the sound and lyrics of their music.” - The Culture Trip