Eleventyseven "Good Spells EP"
by David Bunce (cmaddict.com) on 2013-10-01 14:37:10
SPONSORED




I first heard of this group, Eleventyseven, from their Christmas album from December of 2012 “Regifted” and greatly enjoyed their overall sound that was just plain fun! I was greatly appreciative of this most recent work by Eleventyseven. It is a very creative re-invention of classic hymns.

The words of these songs written many, many years ago are so powerful and I’m glad to see them being used with a new twist. The group brings their electro-pop twist to create memorable, enjoyable music. With great hymns covered such as “It Is Well” and “I Surrender All” the bar was set high for making the music true to Eleventyseven’s trademark electronic style, while maintaining the awe-inspiring sound these songs have instilled for so many years.

Eleventyseven’s sound is at times reminiscent of Owl City, and once or twice I felt that the vocals which shined brightly at times, were somewhat muffled by occasional over-use of synthetic “keyboard-ization”. However, it didn’t leave distaste for this great addition to their music. Overall I enjoyed this album and would love to hear more hymns added in this genre!



Rating: 3.5 out of 5

Genre: Electronic / Pop
Label: Rock Candy Recordings
Release Date: September 10, 2013
Buy it: Amazon - iTunes

Tracklist:
1. Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus 3:49
2. Come Thou Fount 3:55
3. 'Tis So Sweet to Trust in Jesus 3:20
4. It Is Well With My Soul 3:09
5. I Surrender All 4:03






Recent Reviews
Benediction Live
The City Harmonic

Release Date: June 23, 2017
Reviewer: Jay Wright
Rating: 5 stars
Abigail Duhon
Abigail Duhon

Release Date: May 26, 2017
Reviewer: Andrew Funderburk
Rating: 2.5 stars
Lifer
MercyMe

Release Date: March 31, 2017
Reviewer: Jon Ownbey
Rating: 5 stars
Identity
Colton Dixon

Release Date: March 24, 2017
Reviewer: Michael Tackett
Rating: 4 stars
Love Made A Way (Live)
Aaron Shust

Release Date: March 10, 2017
Reviewer: Michael Tackett
Rating: 3.5 stars
Red Sea Road
Ellie Holcomb

Release Date: January 27, 2017
Reviewer: Michael Tackett
Rating: 5 stars




More Content from CMADDICT
NEWS
ESPN broadcast of 2017 NBA Draft to feature Rawsrvnt's "There Go That Man"

Now that the Golden State Warriors have been
MUSIC VIDEO
Vertical Church Band - Frontiers (Official Music Video)

2017-06-22 09:53:26
ARTICLE
Slightly Obsessed #186: When the Path Ahead Is Fearsome

The room was dark and shadowed, the only sound within its walls the rhythmic whoosh of the ventilator beside my son’s bed. I sat on an uncomfortable chair jammed into one corner of the room. In the faint light that fell from the window across the pages of the Bible I held, I tried to corral my stampeding fears long enough to find some comfort from God’s Word. Outside the door of his room, a cacophony of voices from the nurses’ station jarred our shattered nerves.
FREE DOWNLOAD
Say
Alive City

Album: Say
Genre: Pop


Copyright © 2017 · All Rights Reserved · CMADDICT.com