When I first hear something my brain does a quick analysis, and in this case decides that yes, these guys must be pretty big and well known with a sound like that.
Have A Listen[audio:http://www.transientfolk.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/10cavalier.mp3|titles=Shovels & Rope – Cavalier]
Well apparently they are not as well known as I expected. But with raw passionate vocals and catchy riffs these two should be well on the way up and up if this industry is anywhere close to just.
Grab there music here: http://www.shovelsandrope.com/
One For The Road[audio:http://www.transientfolk.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/01birmingham.mp3|titles=Shovels & Rope – Birmingham]