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Review: Sam Fender's Explosive Debut 'Hypersonic Missiles'

8.5/10
Everyone has something to say. Some people have more than others. One of these is for sure breakthrough Geordie singer-songwriter Sam Fender.
After a very successful EP - Dead Boys - Fender announced the release of his debut album, Hypersonic Missiles, which, now that is finally out, did not disappoint. With strong lyrics and captivating melodies, Fender was able to capture all the generational anger and pain in 13 songs, all characterized by strong and vibrating vocals. Our current era is a very peculiar time, historically, people get offended very easily and words are misinterpreted very often, but Sam Fender was not scared of the possible consequences. In fact, he wrote sharp and cutting lyrics to represent the world's actions.

Starting off with the song that gave the album its title, a strong personality emerges straight away: "Hypersonic Missiles" electrocutes the whole album through catchy drums and guitar riffs, enclosing deep and challenging lyrics in a fa…

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