The expanded digital deluxe model contains the usual album, plus 4 bonus tracks – ‘Standing Still’ / ‘Sure Feels Like Something’ / ‘On Your Knees, Baby’ / ‘Old Fashioned Morning’ – out there digitally for the primary time.
The band’s UK tour will see them play London’s Lafayette tonight and Chalk in Brighton tomorrow, forward of summer time dates together with Primavera Sound.
The album is produced by The WAEVE and James Ford (Arctic Monkeys, Florence & The Machine, Foals, HAIM) and recorded in London early final yr, ‘The WAEVE’ is a set of tracks from songwriters Graham Coxon and Rose Elinor Dougall. Becoming a member of inventive forces in The WAEVE gave the duo the chance to push previous their instrumental consolation zones. Many tracks function Graham on saxophone, one of many first devices he performed as a younger musician again within the 80s. First single ‘Can I Call You’ begins as a ballad then morphs right into a krautrock-style motorik quantity with a sprawling Coxon guitar solo. ‘All Along’ options Graham on cittern, a medieval people lute. Rose performs piano and an ARP 2000 modular synth. The heavy climate throughout ‘The WAEVE’ recollects the blustery people rock of Sandy Denny or John & Beverly Martyn, whereas tracks equivalent to ‘Kill Me Again‘ and ‘Over and Over’ recall the 70s rock of Kevin Ayers or Van der Graaf Generator, virtually industrial in locations.