Massive twisting wordy indie-rock. Possibly the best guitar record you’ll hear all year.
Hurtling straight into the stratosphere with the rocket-powered ‘Jackson’ a song so damn good you’d sell your left arm for one more listen LOSE could be Cymbals Eat Guitars’ best record yet. These are 9 beautifully-realised short stories each devastating detail set to some of the finest indie rock this side of forever. Whether it’s ‘Laramie’s Wrens-referencing 7-minute spiral the fiery harmonica-driven fist-pump of ‘XR’ or some cool Police-y pulse on ‘Chambers’ Cymbals Eat Guitars have nailed it torn it up and thrown it into the Hudson.