Search Results for:

SKINT

Alison Goldfrapp

The Love Invention

    Alison Goldfrapp has set a towering bar for British synth-pop in the 21st century and she’s only just getting started. The magnetic London-born singer, songwriter and producer’s seven albums with Goldfrapp were fuelled by an unfailing modernity and a sixth sense for sounds that were more timeless than any trend. With the release of her debut solo album The Love Invention- an electrifying dance-pop suite - her multi-faceted musicianship reaches a new peak.

    The Love Invention marks Alison’s reawakening as a dancefloor priestess, in an intoxicating showcase of the disco and house influences that have always been at the heart of her musical DNA. “So Hard So Hot” bottles the ephemeral joy of a dancefloor with its anthemic house beat, disco handclaps, and an exquisitely alluring vocal from Alison. The sense of uninhibited liberation courses through album highlights like “In Electric Blue,” a yearning synth-pop confection with a chorus as blissful as love’s first butterflies. On “NeverStop,” she is flooded with the rush of an all-encompassing love over a buoyant, rubberised beat; the sublime synth-pop of “Fever” is an ode to the intoxicating majesty of the dancefloor, with a chorus that explodes as if setting off a glitter cannon.


    STAFF COMMENTS

    Barry says: Alison Goldfrapp has been at the forefront of electronic music for a good few decades now, both with Will Gregory and now on her own. 'The Love Invention' sees Alison veer dramatically into synth-heavy dancefloor grooves, crisply produced house and rich 303 sweeps. While there is very little that would sound bad with Goldfrapp singing atop it, this is the perfect mix of drive and wooze.

    TRACK LISTING

    NeverStop
    Love Invention
    Digging Deeper Now
    In Electric Blue
    The Beat Divine
    Fever
    Hotel (Suite 23)
    Subterfuge
    Gatto Gelato
    So Hard So Hot
    SLoFLo

    Little Man Tate

    I Am Alive

      Indie-rockers Little Man Tate return with a brand new single. The track was exclusively written for the Yorkshire Sports Awards after the band were invited to write the official awards theme by the BBC! This limited edition 7" only release includes new track "Little Chicago" on the B-side.


      Latest Pre-Sales

      225 NEW ITEMS

      E-newsletter —
      Sign up
      Back to top