Tuesday, October 8 2013
We Were Here is highly listenable and multilayered (especially for a genre that prizes minimalism) but there are a few slow points in the mix, both figuratively and literally.
Monday, April 12 2010
A half-hearted attempt to return to their glory days results in a half-good, half-dreary return for the acoustic-folk duo.
Sunday, September 20 2009
After a discrete 10-year career, Turin Brakes decide to make a statement with a “best of” album that will please old time fans and will definitely win them some new ones.
Thursday, July 14 2005
Two happy guys surround themselves with all of the materials, but none of the means. Result: a house that collapses under the slightest scrutiny.
Monday, June 30 2003
Thursday, March 5 2009
Eight years ago this week UK acoustic band Turin Brakes released their debut The Optimist LP. We loved the record back then and it still