Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Eve to Adam, ‘School’s Out’ – Song Review

Eve To Adam-School's Out
Mighty Loud

As May turns to June, there’s a lot of school kids ready to blow off some steam this summer, and Eve to Adam have just the right song to do it to.

The group has recorded a fresh take on the Alice Cooper classic, ‘School’s Out,’ and will add it to the next pressing of their ‘Banquet for a Starving Dog’ album. The timing is right as ‘School’s Out’ always gets plenty of extra play this time of year, and Eve to Adam’s version is a solid follow-up to their recent Top 20 success with the single ‘Reach.’

The band stray a little bit from the original, with a ticking clock, what sounds like a toy piano, and the ‘Taps’-like drumming of Alex Sassaris kicking off the song before the school bell rings, signifying that it’s time to rock out. And rock out they do.

Singer Taki Sassaris has a little more grit in voice than Alice Cooper, which makes the song differentiate enough from the original to make it an interesting listen. And while it would be hard for anyone to match the menace that Cooper had when the chorus kicked in, Sassaris holds up well.

The song benefits from several wailing guitar licks from Guarav Bali and Alex Sassaris really drives the song home with his drum pacing. The only thing missing is Cooper himself.

Taki agrees, stating, “There’s nothing better than Alice Cooper and the summer season! My one wish if I could throw it out there is to have Alice in the ‘School’s Out’ music video. Hey Alice – what do you say?!”

3.5 Stars

Listen to Eve to Adam’s ‘School’s Out’

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

More From Rock 108

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://keyj.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Rock 108 - The Rock Station quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on Rock 108 - The Rock Station quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!