Ever since the band's 1999 breakthrough, The Man Who, Scot quartet Travis have mostly adhered to quiet, heartfelt tones and moody acoustic ballads. But with Ode to J. Smith, their just-released sixth album, Travis have something else in mind -- arena-filling anthems, crunchy hooks, and an all-out binge of dynamic rock.
Want proof? Stream Ode to J. Smith in its entirety below -- and then let us know what you think in the comments section.
Listen: Travis, Ode to J. Smith