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Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark
Souvenir

November 8th, 2019  |  by  |  published in Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark Souvenir While to mainstream audiences Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (a.k.a. OMD) may forever be remembered simply for “If You Leave,” their big U.S.

Pere Ubu
The Long Goodbye

October 30th, 2019  |  by  |  published in Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

Pere Ubu The Long Goodbye It’s been 40-some years since Pere Ubu emerged from the ashes of Rocket from the Tombs, so one could be forgiven for thinking that the seminal

Crows
Electric Ballroom, London, October 22

October 27th, 2019  |  by  |  published in Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

Crows Electric Ballroom, London, October 22 As the last days of 2019 approach, one can’t help but take stock of the past year and the records that stood out. The album with which

Baby Shakes
Cause a Scene

September 24th, 2019  |  by  |  published in Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

Baby Shakes Cause a Scene Baby Shakes bring renewed vigor and focus to their spiked-sugar attack with their fourth album, Cause a Scene. The title track’s burst of aggression belies ease

Viet Cong
Viet Cong

January 29th, 2015  |  by  |  published in Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

Viet Cong Viet Cong There’s something rapturous about Viet Cong’s self-titled debut that simply can’t be articulated in a way that hasn’t been used to describe its stylistic

Neneh Cherry
Blank Project

March 7th, 2014  |  by  |  published in Album Reviews, Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

Neneh Cherry Blank Project After an 18-year break between solo records, Neneh Cherry has finally released her fourth album, Blank Project. For a “one-hit wonder,” Cherry has