Album review: The Joy Formidable – ‘AAARTH’ (Hassle Records)

The Joy Formidable – ‘AAARTH’ (Hassle Records)

The Joy Formidable artworkEnjoying the attention of everyone from Mojo and NME to The Guardian, The Joy Formidable could so easily have fallen into the trap of producing music for the critics, rather than something which could challenge the rock scene. But, with ‘AAARTH’ (derived from the Welsh for ‘bear’), Rich H reckons that the Welsh trio come out the gates with a record which both touches in on some of the sonic motifs explored in modern rock, whilst also completely deconstructing the genre:

from CD Reviews

About therealsteavis (259436 Articles)
Committed to the Three Rs - Rugby league, Rock & roll and the Road

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: