A feeling of the sixties and early seventies permeates the sound, but it is the darkly funny and often poignant lyrics that really highlight the show. Amsterdam, the opening track deals with a morally dubious trawl through the city’s red light district, whilst ‘Alison’ details a slow descent into submissiveness at the hands of a lover turned cold, harnessing a beguiling melancholy that brings to mind those slowly rotating silhouettes at the beginning of a Bond movie. The songs are mature, self knowing and sparkle with invention, perhaps best summed up by the couplet from A Bigger Man’ a song about the rites of passage that is letting go of rockstar dreams: ‘Well I used to dream that I’d take over the world one day, but I guess for most of us it’s just a chauffeur-driven bus, what can I say…
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