The Gift - "Big Fish" (audio) (premiere)

by Evan Sawdey

6 March 2017

Photo: Hans Peter 
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The Gift

Altar

(La Folie)
US: 7 May 2017

“Our motivation is to be different than [what] we were,” notes Nuno Gonçalves, and boy he isn’t kidding.

Answering a question asked back in 2011 when PopMatters visited the Gift in Spain, the keyboardist and lead songwriter of Portugal’s the Gift has made it clear that no two albums will sound the same. Amazingly, over the course of two decades, the band has kept this promise.

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