You rarely feel short of power and only when revved hard does the engine start to get gruffer
than you'd expect from a Lexus.
Morten Harket's voice is gruffer
than before, adding character to his trademark vocal swoops, but the pop-rock title track is business as usual and Make It Soon has unexpected rock'n'roll intensity.
Although hard use brings out the gruffer
side of the diesel engine, in everyday driving it remains nicely subdued.
I was a huge S Man fan back around the time of I Never Knew and although his sound has taken a gruffer
feel to it in recent times Sanchez is most certainly still a "Superstar DJ" and is well worth going to check out.
Against him is Bale, who injects more growl behind the cowl than he can put pouting into Wayne's pinstripes, making for a furious and confused - ergo dangerous - Batman, gruffer
than Clint Eastwood smoking cigars through a tracheotomy tube.
Maybe a little Cassandra Wilson, too, at the gruffer
CANADIAN rapper Rich Terfry (aka Buck 65) is a genre-bender, mixing gruff rap with gruffer
country, urban hip-hop with Gauloise jazz, and street beats with banjo picks.
But it turns out that Proof Of Life just wants to be a gruffer
, more rugged Casablanca, right down to a dramatic airport finale.
The Cupra has a harder, gruffer
edge to it than the FR.
Marsalis is often at his best as a sideman, and his fleet-footed, clear-toned trumpet complements the grainier, gruffer
Henderson saxophone perfectly.
Ever since his long association with trombonist Roswell Rudd in the 1960s, Rava has enjoyed setting his trumpet against the gruffer
, sliding horn.
The voices were gruffer
than usual (and that was just the women), the handshakes and hugs fiercer, the songs louder and the drinks bigger.
He was even gruffer
and more grumpy than usual and no wonder.
The old gruffer
would certainly appreciate the dichotomy between her angelic pure crystal stream voice and the lyrics she wraps it around with talk of a 'relentless pelvis' and the bristling sexual compliance of Better Man.
He's already admitted to having sleepless nights, and certainly the voice has become gruffer