Whilst there’s undoubtedly a market for such albums out there, this does little that hasn’t been done before (and better) by numerous other artists and it's a hard thing when the most persuasive defence an album can offer is its brevity. 4
If you thought ‘reaching for the light’ was spectacular, this will cause you to rethink that particular superlative as the band have taken their song-writing and performance up another notch with ‘Exile and grace’. 9
‘Nuclear soul’ is a huge, joyful, multi-coloured beast of a record and one that will brighten your days for years to come. Buy it!
The God of Fuck returns with a new album and massive tour.
Wilko Johnson will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Wilko Johnson Band and his 70th birthday with a concert at the Royal Albert Hall on Tuesday 26th September.
The sense of fun that pervades the album is unmistakable and ‘colossus’ is a hugely enjoyable, wholly unexpected listen. Well worth checking out. 9
Also check out a making of... clip and a track-by-track guide to the album.
Dane Sonnier (Guitar), Ben C. Huggins (Vocals), Alan Doss (Drums/Keyboards) and Monty Colvin(Bass) are strapped in, heading back to the Ranch on Mars and are recording together for the first time since 1993’s ‘Space In Your Face’.