Album reviews with Ian Sinclair

Album reviews with Ian Sinclair
 

The Just Joans
You Might Be Smiling Now
(Fika Recordings)
4*
FORMED in 2005, this Glasgow six-piece’s latest record is a charming slice of downbeat indie pop, inhabiting a similar musical world to their label-mates The Hayman Kupa Band and Belle and Sebastian.
According to band member David Pope, it’s a loose concept album about his confused teenage years, horror-filled twenties and terrified thirties and, mixing lo-fi guitars and electronica, the melodious tracks are full of witty, observational kitchen-sink lyrics.
“It’s just a matter of time till it falls apart … the statistics don’t... read more

 
6 February 2018 in Art & Culture, Views: 44
Source: Morning Star
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