Student Flat Reunion
Darren McShane (Stick No Bills, Chainsaw Masochist) has long been a pop outsider with an innate understanding of the actual insides of a pop-tune, of what makes it move, how to propel an idea through 2-3 minutes, adding just the right amount of jangle and never sounding too much like a jingle.
As Superturtle – or at least as the driving songwriting force behind that name – he’s created a strange and often wonderful set of songs across the years. I’m always interested when a new Superturtle record is unleased. This one actually is a record – 13 of its 19 tracks are on vinyl and there’s an accompanying CD with the full run of tunes (and you can stream it and download it and do all of those non-physical format activities too of course). Read More