It starts with hushed lullaby tones, gentle plucked violins, fragile guitar and the shadow of a bird in flight before exploding into thick saxophones, cavernous drums, fleeting electronics, string swells and troubled souls burning through the night to the sound falling cows in Dalston Kingsland.
Will These Things See You Right opens Band of Holy Joy’s latest greatest album Easy Listening – a set that finds Johny Brown’s ragamuffin street warriors hit yet another artistic peak – a rejuvenated collective on a relentless mission.
Away from the complex conceptual conceits ofHow to Kill a Butterfly and the raging Casio trauma of City of Tales, Easy Listeninghas a defiantly old –school manifesto – a beautiful collection of brilliantly sculpted, profoundly resonant, captivating, thrilling, devastating SONGS…
1. Will These Things See You Right
2. I Have Travelled The Buses Late At Night
3. When A Gift Is A Curse
4. Voyage And Disease,Luck And Mystery
5. Weird Beautiful Time
6. There Was A Fall/The Fall
7. Open The Door To Your Heart
8. A Train Ride To Another Place