Yule tide greetings from A Sunny Day In Glasgow. Sketch for Winter I: New Christmas Classics is the festive offering from the Philly group. Full of church bells, catchy synths, excited bass lines and soft vocalisations. It will give you a certified indie pop Christmas, plus there is a Mariah cover on there, brill! Out on cassette tape from Geographic North.
SOLD OUT - Sorry
This one has sold out on all formats. Sorry! View them anyway?
YOUR RECENTLY VIEWED ITEMS
- Sketch for Winter I: New Christmas Classics by A Sunny Day In Glasgow
1 review. Add your own review.
With just 316 days to christmas we thought we’d get in early with this festive treat from clever sod shoegazers A Sunny Day in Glasgow. Now I’m not sure what has happened in recent years to this band but they are a lot cleaner and more streamlined than before and there last album a little less interesting than I was expecting.
On the opening tune ‘Shut Your Mouth, it’s Christmas’ they do a pretty straight Spector-ish impression that is probably too cloyingly sweet unless you’ve already started on the eggnog. Elsewhere, ‘Saturn Pulls Me Apart’ is much, much more interesting sounding more like how I remember them for the first couple of albums in that it’s that all-over-the-place art/pop/gaze that is similar to that peddled by Medicine. Overleaf they do a hymn like Vaughan Williams composition which would sound pretty nice at Christmas and a couple of other tunes that sound pretty decent.
Aaanyway - it’s a Christmas record - you won’t want to listen to it in February but its limited and worth keeping hold of until the decorations go back up again (August).
Get alerted to new stock from this artist / label.