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the MACCABEES

given to the wild

polydor



limited 2lp + download

Released: 9th Jan 2011

£31.99

out of stock


an epic & beguiling slice of distorted pop, psychedelia & soulful guitar wig outs - their most adventurous work yet.

taking sonic inspiration from a disparate collection of musical peers such as the stone roses, kate bush, talk talk & david bowie, ‘given to the wild’ finds the band exploring new territory. television & thin lizzy-inspired guitar hooks pop out of washed-out soundscapes, where programmed loops & phrases are blended against the band backdrop. great stuff! “if only all bands had the guts & honesty of the maccabees, maybe they’d get round to making 3rd records as good as this” – bbc, “elegant & unexpected” 4/5 - guardian.

given to the wild

Tracklist

  1. Given To The Wild
  2. Child
  3. Feel To Follow
  4. Ayla
  5. Glimmer
  6. Forever I've Known
  7. Heave
  8. Pelican
  9. Went Away
  10. Go
  11. Unknow
  12. Slowly One
  13. Grew Up At Midnight