I have been a fan of Northern Irish band The Jane Bradfords for about 6 years now. I read that back and I am staggered how long it has been. After a long sabbatical the band are back with an album that is breathtaking.
We were first introduced to the wonderful Withered Hand by potty mouth Song, By Toad. Dan Willson (Withered Hand) is a prodigious songwriter that maintains fragility, yet likeable frankness that is remarkably endearing.
Jonnie Common seems to finally be getting some of the attention he quite rightly deserves. He is by far one of the most gifted artists we have come across.