Look at that massive big scary hawk. It says everything you need to know about serial post-rockers Mogwai. Indeed the Hawk is Howling saw them at the beak of their powers (sorry) as they returned to entirely instrumental recordings after the slight vocal experiments on the likes of Mr Beast. It also reunited them with Andy Miller who had recorded their debut Young Team and their fellow Glasgow drunk Aidan Moffat (Arab Strap) who designed the sleeve.
- Vinyl Double LP (WOS040DLP)