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PostSubject: Admiral Fallow   Fri 18 May 2012, 14:37

Admiral Fallow, a Scottish band, sees the release of their second album, Tree Bursts in Snow, next week.

I've been a Fallow fan since they called themselves "The Brother Louis Collective," and I love their first album, Boots Met My Face. (The side-project album by The Moth & The Mirror, Honestly, This World, is excellent, too.)

The BBC's review makes a favorable comparison to Elbow: "the Glaswegian quintet are the sceneís most thoughtful brand of emo-scaping, more concerned with simmering space and dynamics than outright brow-beating. The opening title(ish)-track surges and slow-burns like prime Elbow; Guy Garvey is a Fallow fan, and thereís indeed something Garvey-like about singer-guitarist Louis Abbott. But itís still smaller-scale, tense, and all the better for its restraint."

The whole album can be heard here. And this is the video of "The Paper Trench":

Good stuff, if you like Scottish indie. Smile
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PostSubject: Re: Admiral Fallow   Wed 30 May 2012, 09:25

We saw these guys support The Low Anthem in Leeds a few months ago....very impressive
Thanks for the reminder.......Will check out the new album
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