…listening to King of Heart Attacks and Senseless Trips, you suspect the big joke Sven Agaath plays on us is to make us listen to a messy, bedroom take on Richie Blackmore or Kiss.
This is a brilliant pop release, driven by boredom, daydreams, living in a cut n paste Dutch town, and enlivened by a sort of home-brewed sound that is inspiringly, bullishly, tinny and processed.
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But otherwise Sound on Sound sounds as current as something by the Wanda Group or Lee Noble.
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I tell you now; if Yuko Yuko ever got managed or advised by someone from Entertainment Land here in the Netherlands, they’d be fucked. Fucked. I’m tempted to go and dig up Tony Wilson and say, “come on love, one more time.”
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Continue reading “Incendiary chew the cud with Ajay Saggar of King Champion Sounds”
These new King Champion Sounds tracks DO feel like night time drives round grimy urban centres, and in that are far more wide ranging and multifacetted in scope and ambition than the ones on their breezy debut LP.
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