They'll obviously not want to be compared to the Neds; it's hard not to make the comparison though, Jon's voice and delivery has hardly altered and pretty much any of the songs aired here could be turned into a Neds track with the same lyrics. Musically, Groundswell don't have the light/dark contrast of early Ned's tracks -- there being only the one bass player and consequently more guitar -- there's more similarity with "Bloodbrainvolume" material: choppy and noisy, verging on the hardcore at times, with a bit of Rollins-style shouting causing bulging vein and sweating brow. There's a few trademark time changes and plenty of intensity changes and even a bit of light moshing here and there. No obvious standouts, but the big advantage of not really sounding a lot like anyone else should stand them in good stead. More please.