CD ReviewsBy Ruth Lawson.
The stripped back instruments and heartfelt lyrics add up to create an anthemic-sounding track that captures the feeling of summer despite the constant rainfall outside our windows.
Steering clear of the urge to follow the swathes of musicians down the path of trendy math rock or electro-indie tunes, Sonner stick to what they know best and have managed to put out a really well-produced and tight track.
You'll like this if you're a fan of: Jesus and Mary Chain, Manic Street Preachers St James Infirmary - Eight For A Fiver PUNKY fun rock takes centre stage in Eight For A Fiver which plods along happily and shows that St James Infirmary aren't ones to take themselves too seriously.
The track examines the availability of eight cans of lager for pounds 5 and the impact it has on the community and that pretty much sums up what you can expect lyrically.
But instrumentally the group, which is the brainchild of singer-songwriter GW Lang, knock out powerful and precise beats that culminate in a catchy tune that would easily get a moshpit worked up.
You'll like this if you're a fan of: Buzzcocks
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|Publication:||Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)|
|Date:||Sep 7, 2012|
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