Glasvegas – Glasvegas

13 07 2010

Listened: Wednesday July 7

Young Scottish men with heavy accents singing like 60s girl groups over rock music. This describes Glasvegas to a tee, and that might sound weird, but it’s awesome. I defy you to not sing along. Especially to a line like “Here we fuckin’ go-o-o-o-ooooo”.

Glasvegas are on my top 5 biggest Coachella disappointments list – they were one of the bands I wanted to see in 2009, but the singer was deathly ill and they canceled. Bad luck becauseI really wanted to see how the album translated to the live show. Unfortunately, they aren’t touring at this point, so I can’t find out!



One response

27 09 2011
Two Door Cinema Club – Tourist History « Emily's Albums A to Z

[…] I can hear the accent yet can also understand most of the lyrics (as much as I love a band like Glasvegas, their accents are quite intelligible […]

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