Brakes features the combined talents of British Sea Power’s Eamon, Tenderfoot’s Mark Beatty along with Tom and Alex from Electric Soft Parade. This indie super-group have created a guitar heavy number that clearly echoes Joy Division and late eighties indie rock.
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The main single (The other tracks are short bookends) contains a tension from the first note that gets a partial release in the explosive chorus. ‘I Can’t Stand To Stand Beside You’ has both a charm and a defiance that is engaging.
Label : Tugboat
Release Date : 20 September 2004
Website : http://www.roughtraderecords.com