Gig review: Arab Strap, Barrowlands



If this is what ten years apart can do for a band, then maybe more groups should try reconvening once every decade. Core Arab Strap duo Aidan Moffat and Malcolm Middleton have changed but not beyond recognition. Far from it, they have distilled their distinctive essence – the dynamic contrast between Moffat’s funny, frank, acerbic lyrics and gruff delivery and Middleton’s downbeat soundtracks – and then polished up the display case, all the better to appreciate their individuality.
Arab Strap
Barrowlands, Glasgow
It’s not so much that the Falkirk-born duo have mellowed with age but that... read more

 
17 October 2016 in Lifestyle, Views: 46
Source: Scotsman
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