California-based hard rock/metal foursome, Swirl started 2018 with a bang when they issued their brand new single “The Lift” on January 11th (it hit #1 on Indie rock radio in the US and #4 on Banks Radio Australia). The single aside, the band continues to see mounting acclaim and thanks in large to their many supporting slots with renowned acts such as RATT, Extreme, Cinderella, Slaughter, LA Guns, and more. The song was record at Granted Records Studios and is the first new music since the SWIRL EP.
Commenting on the tune, singer Alfred Ramirez noted: “What ‘The Lift’ means to me is that we all need help sometimes, be it an emotional lift or a physical lift. We shouldn’t be afraid to ask for help when we need it. We also shouldn’t be afraid to offer to help when were able to. We are all on this planet together and we are all connected, so let’s help one another. My personal Lift was given to me by ‘The Minor Goddess’ who lifted me out of a depressed and stressed out anxious time in my life. Thank you MG! ‘Your words will always stay with me.'”
Check out the song’s original version here.