James Bay's 12-track 2015 debut, inculding the two singles "Hold Back the River" and "Let It Go." Bay hails from the tiny town of Hitchin, but he cut his teeth performing at London's iconic venues including opening for The Rolling Stones at Hyde Park.
A return to form, if only in terms of having song after song of the kind of weirdly fractured folk pop that represented the band at their most accessible. Upbeat and straightforward album-opener "American Music" is somewhere between campfire song and pop
A hidden treasure in the Roxy canon, Country Life is an assured album covering many styles and honeyed pop hits; All I Want Is You and Out Of The Blue are the classics, but just listen to the sweetness of A Really Good Time.
The music of Ugly Season was written for Perfume Genius and choreographer Kate Wallich’s immersive dance piece, The Sun Still Burns Here. The work was commissioned by the Seattle Theatre Group and Mass MoCA and