Five in a Box
The music of Five in a Box is essentially folk-esque at it's heart. However, the term 'folk' doesn't begin to describe the interesting vibe of this Chicago area group. Their unique style is one that features poetic lyrics, heartfelt harmonies and music that laces American folk roots with other diverse influences. These elements combine to create songs that touch the soul and spirit in many ways. The mystery of God, the beauty of life, the pain of struggle and the hope of grace are among the things that can be felt in the music of Five in a Box. In an age of paint-by-numbers sound and manufactured tastes Five in a Box stands as an honest and refreshing experience.