The CD comes in a beautiful mini-LP gatefold sleeve with a metallic-finish. Limited edition of 1000 copies.
Includes unlimited streaming of There Was A Crack In His Head And A Little Bit Of The Dark World Came Through And Pressed Him To Death
via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
dayside: Your August May Last Forever If You Cannot Autumn Your Mind / 4:05am / Folding / What Did You Expect To Find? / Autobiography / Girl Up A Tree In A Swing / The Flow / Psylons / The Flow (Reprise) / Press / For A Year / He Gets Down On His Knees
starryside: Mmmm, The Moon Meadows Of Flowery Fields / The Skylight! The Ladder! The Stars! / Sly Bastard Universe / Couvade
Released just in time for summer, and sequenced to appear as two playful aural collages, ‘dayside’ and ‘starryside’, the sixteen song debut from Manchester lo-fi maverick’s P.A.U.L. is a rare breed: light, spooked, moody and sprawling.
Opening with the spoken word ‘Your August May Last Forever If You Cannot Autumn Your Mind’ and continuing on into the quantum-mechanical obsessed love song ‘Folding’, the band sing, play and lark about whilst conjuring images of green fields, fractals, time-travel sequences and long hot afternoons followed by bright balmy evenings.
Marvel at the flickering sunshine pop of ‘Girl Up A Tree On A Swing’, the throbbing bad-dream electronica of ‘Sly Bastard Universe’ and the joyous cacophony that is ‘The Skylight! The Ladder! The Stars!’ or swoon to the final beautiful ode to sympathetic pregnancy ‘Couvade’…