All Things New
08 Jul 2014
Review'All Things New' by Manchester-based Rivers and Robots is incredibly deceptive. Delivering what seems like some nice gentle crisp sounds, all beautifully laid out, after a couple of listens you realise there’s a incredible power in the gentleness which creeps up on you. Now, musically this probably won’t cause your house walls to shake, and bring the neighbours round demanding you "to turn that racket down", but I believe it’s highly likely to achieve the spiritual equivalent, whatever that may be.
The whole album whispers powerfully, with neat, memorable lyrical lines, beautiful drifting vocals and harmonies, some “join in at...