From the start, Clark Manson was hot from winning the Newport Music Hall Battle of the Bands, to advancing to the Texaco Country Showdown State Final, and even playing the Indiana State Fair. Clark, has a nice blend of classic rock swag with Mid-western country charm to create a dynamite musical concoction that explodes with poppy melodies and rocking guitars.
Clark Manson’s songs are more than your typically relatable country lyrics; they are full of wit and swagger that give the band an attitude that makes them appear more classic rock than modern country. Full of harmonies and catchy progressions, including a pop element that can have you singing the words of a song that you've never even heard before. Coining phrases like “Certified 10,” and “Coming in Hot,” Clark Manson seems just as eager to contribute to popular culture as he is to writing a country song.
Modern country fan or not, Clark Manson will impress. The songwriting, tasteful choice in covers, astounding musicianship, and down-home charm delivers a fresh and original take on modern country music. Clark takes the stage to have a great time, and the vibe is ominously contagious.