‘I’m OK’ is the follow-up to the critically acclaimed ‘Seven Guitars with a Cloud of Milk’ album that won GABLE the Best New Act award in Les Inrocks Magazine, the French equivalent of the NME. A twelve-track mini-album big on ideas, ‘I’m OK’ represents a real progression both in terms of style and content. It tackles topics as far ranging as fidelity, presidential assassinations, suicide and the golden years of retirement, all with their unique blend of humor and musical invention.
At first glance, the landscape on the cover of Martin John Henry’s The Other Half of Everything is a scene of complete isolation. This is Scotland. An archetypal rugged landscape of hills and lochs, as far as the eye can see. On closer inspection, there are some signs of habitation: buildings, roads, farms… but they … Continue reading Album of the Week: The Other Half of Everything → Bandcamp Album of the Day Nov 21, 2011