New sonic impulses…
9 June 2020
Welsh guitar daydreamers KIDSMOKE launch their debut album A VISION IN THE DARK next week. Ahead of it came first, moody, single The Bluest You last month, which was Pick Of The Day on Turn Up The Volume!
And here’s another entrancing piece called LAYLA’S LOVE. I don’t know if it’s the same
Layla that legend Eric Clapton was singing about many years ago, but this is a wonderful, breezy love song with alluring harmonies bringing Teenage Fanclub to mind, but also the airy-fairy Charlatans moments on their recent work and even nightingale echoes from Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young while jangly The Byrds guitars create a sunlit atmosphere. I know, famous references, but have a couple of spins and found out why…