Elbow – Leaders Of The Free World (CD Review)

Elbow release the title track from their latest album. ‘Leaders Of The Free World’ may lay it on a bit thick but the track builds to it’s crescendo in the inimitable Elbow style with the rich guitars making their determined way solidly beneath the gently snarling vocal. While not my favourite track from the album it has charm and certainly sounds a lot better than many tracks that try to deliver a political message.

Buy ‘Leaders Of The Free World’ from Amazon

Elbow are on tour around the UK throughout November:

    Sunday 13th Portsmouth Pyramids
    Monday 14th Bristol Academy
    Tuesday 15th Birmingham Academy
    Thursday 17th Glasgow Academy
    Friday 18th Edinburgh Queens Hall
    Sunday 20th Newcastle University
    Monday 21st Sheffield University Foundry
    Wednesday 23rd Manchester Apollo
    Friday 25th London Brixton Academy

Label : V2

Release Date : 07 November 2005

Website : www.elbow.co.uk

Tracklisting CD1

  • Leaders Of The Free World
  • The Long War Shuffle

Tracklisting CD2

  • Leaders Of The Free World
  • Mexican Standoff (Spanish version)
  • The Drunken Engineer
    Tracklisting 7″

    • Leaders Of The Free World
    • Gentle As

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