PoP RECOMMENDS | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : THE PROPER ORNAMENTS – FOXHOLE

Proper Ornaments is the project of James Hoare (Ultimate Painting, Veronica Falls) and Max Oscarnold (Toy, Pink Flames).

Their press release states the obvious influences:

The Beatles, Felt, Durutti Column, Television Personalities, Teenage Fanclub – framed by West Coast psychedelia and sunshine pop.

Fundamentally 80s indie pop – the right kind, and this album demonstrates a dogged determination to present this beloved music in its most faithful authentic form possible.

So, it’s all midtempo jangly songs that can get a little samey at times but true blue fans of the ‘genre’ need not hesitate. Savour!

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