Who couldn’t relate to a stiff upper lyric like that?
This is a fine companion piece to 8 Eye Spy. I am beyond good and evil.
I cannot get the haunting keyboard motif and melody out of my mind, and I do not in any way want to try.
I am not ‘professional’; I am an evangelist.
This sound is so glorious! It’s like if (early) B-52s and Pylon remained the best-known bands from Athens instead of … goddammit, what was that band’s name again? Coldplay?
Vice has them as, “The Black Lips with boobs”. Man, and they say the art of music criticism is dead.
Riot Grrrl, like I always understood it … i.e. female empowering, and not scared to experiment with new musical forms, and not rooted.
Poly Styrene was the fucking coolest singer ever. That was so much a given, it feels weird to offer any reasons even now.
fluttering wing-movements and stuttering synth breaks and fluting woodwind and those stunning voices