Seven Songs: Camera Obscura

Wednesday, 8 April 2009, 23:30 | Category : Seven Songs
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Camera Obscura are busy people right now. They’ve just done a load of gigs in Austin and New York, and are already tuning up for their UK tour starting on 21 April. They’re just about to release a single ahead of their new album My Maudlin Career, easily one of the best of the year [...]

We will punish you

Wednesday, 8 April 2009, 13:53 | Category : Good new stuff, Songs
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Various Production have been on here recently, but their workrate is prodigious and it’s hard to keep up. Since then, I’ve discovered them backing up dour Scottish poet Gerry Mitchell on a recent album, and this: a delicious, if unnerving reworking of Friendship’s The Graveyard Shift. The fact that it’s been re-titled Punish You is [...]