The members of
this Texas-based quintet have been practicing their exhaustingly
intense games of emotional give and take since forming in 1996. As
both band frontman and principal songwriter, Justin Furstenfeld
naturally assumed the lightning rod position, literally crafting
diary entries into shockingly forthcoming tunes about all things
abuse and addiction.
first three full-length albums -- The Answers (1998),
Consent to Treatment (2000), and History for Sale (2003)
-- resonated deeply with rock fans craving sincerity, eclecticism,
and unpredictability, while 2006’s Foiled shattered the glass
ceiling, soaring towards platinum sales.
“Kangaroo Cry” is
a brand new recording from Blue October and currently available only
on NCIS: The Official TV Soundtrack. The song will be
featured in an upcoming episode of NCIS this season.