alberta cross bandBrooding lyrics, dark hooks and some delicious storytelling make New Yorkers Alberta Cross one of our bands to watch in 2009.

The modern day guitar heroes mix Black Rebel Motorcycle Club with Kings Of Leon and stir it up to create a classic scuzz rock vibe oozing emotion and conviction. We love the sound and we’re loving the fact that the boys are offering up new track Leave Us And Forgive Us for free.

Hewn from forthcoming long player Broken Side Of Time it’s a heady taster for what promises to be a truly hot record. And we can’t wait to see the guys over here very soon for the UK headline tour that must be.

But if you think we’ve gone stark raving bonkers in heaping praise on this new and untried band then download Leave Us And Forgive Us right here and judge for yourself just why these boys are creating such a buzz. Needless to say we’ll be bringing you bang up to date with more Alberta Cross news here very soon – but for now enjoy a cracking song for nowt!