The Lemon Twigs, Kings Of Leon and Melanie C: Album reviews
ALBUM OF THE WEEK
The Lemon Twigs Do Hollywood (4AD)
From the opening I Wanna Prove To You, with its stop-start rhythms and Those Days Is Coming Soon, which is like The Monkees meeting Billy Smart’s Circus, this debut album is a riot of chaotic fun laced with beautiful Brian Wilson-style melodies.
Kings Of Leon Walls (RCA)
For those of us who always preferred the spine-tingling Kings Of Leon who crafted tracks like Arizona, rather than the explosive mega-hit Sex On Fire, this seventh album is a delight.
The title stands for We All Like Love Songs, and there’s a lot of brooding balladry... read more
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