top of page
  • Writer's pictureAdam Jones - MusicFarmer5

BIG SEXY - "The Disposable Man"

MUSIC FARMER 5 - Review by Adam Jones

From Silence to Symphony: A Powerful Portrait of Isolation

We're back with Big Sexy, a riveting rock collaboration between Gary Maccagnone and Alex Goroshko, have once again fervently etched their mark on the worldwide musical canvas with their passionate anthem, "The Disposable Man". The song is a cathartic journey, weaving through the tumultuous emotions of estrangement and self-realization. It’s not just a song; it’s an experience, a raw and unfiltered glimpse into the soul of a man wrestling with the echoes of his past.

From the very beginning a powerful tom fill lays down the gauntlet, setting a tone that is both formidable and captivating. The acoustic guitars that follow are not just instruments; they are the voices of every broken soul, resonating with a purity and passion that is almost tangible. As the beat progresses, introducing a syncopation that is as unexpected as it is gripping, the listener finds themselves ensnared, willingly caught in the web of Big Sexy’s sonic storytelling.

Enter Gary Maccagnone, the voice of Big Sexy, soaring above the soundscape with a presence that is both commanding and vulnerable. His lyrics are not just words; they are the open wounds of a life laid bare, the stark reality of a man at the center of his own void, seeing the world through "the darkened lens". BIG SEXY's Gary Maccagnone showcases his ability to capture the essence of isolation while simultaneously embodying the strength of resilience is nothing short of mesmerizing.

As the chorus unfolds, the Red Hot Chili Peppers-inspired vocal harmonies lift the song to new heights, creating a paradox of beauty and sorrow. The lyrical contrast, painting a picture of a life both empty and full, serves to amplify the impact, leaving an indelible mark on the listener’s heart.

The vibrant electric guitars and jangly piano that follow are the musical equivalent of an epiphany, a moment of clarity in the midst of chaos. The story continues, unfolding with a raw honesty and depth that is both heartbreaking and inspiring.

The epic crescendo of the chorus returns, this time with a grandeur that transcends the confines of the song, creating a sonic landscape that is as vast as it is intimate.

And then comes the bridge, a pivotal moment in the journey, providing insight and revelation. Gary’s voice, raw and unguarded, reveals the scars of accusation and misunderstanding, yet also the dreams of a father’s love and the yearning for connection.

The Van Halen-esque guitar solo that follows is nothing short of monumental, a tidal wave of emotion and skill that captures the turmoil and triumph of the human spirit.

As Gary Maccagnone's proud final declaration of “I’m the disposable man” echoes, it leaves a legacy of strength amidst vulnerability, showcasing the power of using music as a way to heal, to connect, and to transform. It's utterly captivating in every sense.


BIG SEXY's Gary Maccagnone showcases his ability to capture the essence of isolation while simultaneously embodying the strength of resilience is nothing short of mesmerizing.

Big Sexy's “The Disposable Man” is not just a song; it’s a brilliant showcasing of the human spirit, a sonic journey through the heart of estrangement and the resilience of the soul. Big Sexy has created a masterpiece, a song that resonates with the pain of loss and the power of redemption. In "The Disposable Man", Big Sexy has captured the essence of life’s bitter sweet symphony, leaving us with a song that is as unforgettable as it is transformative.

Check out "The Disposable Man" by BIG SEXY below!👇


bottom of page