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Hailing from Highland Park, New Jersey, Kurt Reil of The Grip Weeds stopped by, 'Out of the Box,' to talk about the band's new album, "How I Won The War."

The band's new concept album is shares the title of the film, "How I Won The War," starring John Lennon. While the two only share a name in common, the sound and spirit can be heard in the Grip Weeds songs.

Kurt also performs the song, "Force of Nature," on his beautiful Gibson Everly Brothers guitar.

Watch below:

Check out the video for "Life Saver"