Thursday, July 06, 2006
ARTIST / BAND: JIM NOIR
SONG (MP3): KEY OF C
ALBUM: Tower Of Love
FILE UNDER: Indie / Electronica / Pop
INFO: Imagine a Wurlitzer jukebox stacked with the hits of ELO, Super Furry Animals, Pepper-era Beatles, The Beta Band, The Beach Boys, early Pink Floyd and Supertramp. Now imagine blowing that jukebox up with a cartoon-style dynamite stick and making a record from the exploded fragments of vinyl and luminescent tubing. That?s a bit like what Jim Noir's debut album, tower of love sounds like, due out August 8th.
Rarely seen in public, Jim Noir remains something of an enigma. Here?s what we know: Noir was born in 1982 in the dreary village of Davyhulme near Manchester. At age nine he formed a band with a friend known as Batfinks.
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