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An astonishing debut album from Brighton based musician Elizabeth Walling. The download version came out on 11th July 2011, but you can catch the official launch performance on 1st September at The Islington Metal Works: not to be missed!
Written by Amelia Gregory
Gazelle Twin's debut album opens with the threatening bass horns of new single The Entire City, and straight away the mood is set for what is to come. Singer Elizabeth Walling's coos clatter in just before the kicking drums. but there are no lyrics and the atmosphere is heavy and pounding, not for the fainthearted.
Concrete Mother starts more softly, meandering undulations back whispering sighs before vocals kick in. 'She'll teach me love…' Then comes upcoming single Men Like Gods, which features Elizabeth's tremulous voice at the forefront. What at first makes sense becomes more and more vague: tantalisingly mysterious. The back beat emulates the disjointed foot steps of the Sardinian mummers in the video. I am Shell I am… read more