Month: January 2021

The Cravats ‘The Colossal Tunes Out’ LP

Written by John on January 9, 2021

‘The Colossal Tunes Out’

Label: Overground Records

12-track LP  OVER 178LP – edition of 500 with poster

What happened in February 1983 then?

Serial killer Dennis Nilsen was arrested, unemployment hit an all-time high, the Mini Metro was Britain’s best selling car and The Cravats released a flipping stonking LP on Corpus Christi Records.

Played to pieces by Peel and hugging the indie chart’s midriff for a good few weeks, every track on ‘Colossal’ is indeed ruddy enormous.

Like everything by these dada-dealing daddios the music is a highly calculated cacophony of pounding drums, behemoth bass and fraught … READ MORE

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