Guys With Wives | Life Is A...

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Alice In Chains Cream Led Zeppelin

Album Links
Guys With Wives

More Artists From
CANADA - other

Other Genres You Will Love
Blues: Blues-Rock Rock: Hard Rock Moods: Mood: Angry
Sell your music everywhere
There are no items in your wishlist.

Life Is A...

by Guys With Wives

GWW are an energetic and melodic Blues-Rock power trio with an R & B / Funk edge and grinding vocals. Take a lyrical trip from the political to the tongue-in-cheek as we weave our madness. Recomended if you like Cream, Led Zep, Alice In Chains
Genre: Blues: Blues-Rock
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Continue Shopping
just a few left.
order now!
Share to Google +1

To listen to tracks you will need to update your browser to a recent version.

  Song Share Time Download
1. I Got the News
4:58 $0.99
2. Going North
3:43 $0.99
3. Freedom
4:58 $0.99
4. So Damn Easy
4:16 $0.99
5. Be One
4:32 $0.99
6. I Don't Like It
4:32 $0.99
7. Crazy Town
4:32 $0.99
8. Silent Screams
5:44 $0.99
9. What I Know
5:34 $0.99
10. Chill Out
2:54 $0.99
11. I Walk Away
5:00 $0.99
12. Down On Granville
5:15 $0.99
13. Cry No More
5:15 $0.99
14. Don't Cloud the Way
4:44 $0.99
15. Give It Up
5:44 $0.99
Downloads are available as MP3-320 files.


Album Notes
'Todd Is The Power, Travis is the Melody, And Lenny is The Rock N' Roll'

Guys With Wives (GWW for short) is a Western Canadian Blues-Rock power trio in the tradition of Cream and Led Zeppelin mashed in with Alice In Chains and The Red Hot Chili Peppers. Make no mistake though, GWW totally owns its own sound, and that sound is BIG.

Life Is A.... was recorded, mixed and produced at Bedside Studios in Winnipeg Canada by Len Milne, who also happens to be GWW's guitarist.

To understand GWW's sound, you must first understand Bedside Studios. The room itself is a huge, warm, cedar lined cavern with no facing parallel walls, so the sound produced is the sound heard and recorded. This allows a deep, spacious, natural sound to occur without the need for effects and extra compression. Lenny uses articulate mike placement to create space and capture Todd's huge sound and power on which to build a foundation.

Next comes the warm thundering bottom end of Travis's 1972 (re-wired to active) Fender pre bass, followed by the many unique sounds of Lenny's many unique guitars. In fact, the bedtracks for 'Cry No More', 'Down On Granville', 'Silent Screams', and 'I Walk Away' were recorded Live Off The Floor (Those tracks were engineered by Jaxson Haldane, who also plays a mean saw on 'Be One'), with the vocals added later.

Speaking of vocals, to sing in this studio is a vocalist's dream. The room produces a warm rich environment where you feel and hear the movement of air. Once again, various mikes placed throughout the room produce the spacious, natural sounds of the vocals that you hear from track to track without resorting to an effects box or plug-in to mimic that space.

Make no mistake though, Guys With Wives do not rely on the studio for their sound. The band faithfully re-produces their sound live. In fact, the album has a distinctly live feel about it while maintaining the integrity of a well produced album.

So sit back and relax, give it a spin, and if you can, catch the band live, see them shine. Check for event dates at

All songs written by GWW
All songs recorded, mixed and produced by Len Milne at Bedside Studios in Winnipeg Canada
All songs mastered by Scott Pinder at Polyphonic Mastering Labs in Winnipeg Canada
All Songs copyright 2010 by Guys With Wives



to write a review