January 9, 2011

Entre penúltimas tendencias protagonizadas por novedosos y atractivos rostros, el 2010 será también recordado por la valiosa aportación de artistas clásicos que han entregado notables trabajos a lo largo de la temporada. Paul Weller, Neil Young, Edwyn Collins, Steve Wynn, Elvis Costello y ahora Lloyd Cole demuestran con cada nueva aparición encontrarse en un nivel …

December 13, 2010

Early eighties, Lloyd Cole & The Commotion with a fresh and sparkling sound, across the dark wave of bands like The Cure and Echo & The Bunnymen. “Rattlesnakes” and “Perfect …

December 7, 2010

When is the last time you heard music from a certain, hyper-literate, prolific, longtime great, British singer-songwriter? No, I don’t mean Elvis Costello. Even within the fickle, ever-changing pop scene, …

November 27, 2010

3 stars (out of 5)

Lloyd Cole has returned from a 10-year “self-imposed exile as a would-be folk-singer” with an album celebrating the interplay of a full band, while also reminding …

November 16, 2010


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November 15, 2010

Seine chronische und doch heiter performte schlechte Laune war Cole stets Antrieb für eine Karriere, die bei allen Zusammenbrüchen nie wirklich ganz beendet war.

November 11, 2010

In the 80s it was almost impossible to avoid Lloyd Cole and his commotions. The respectable shots seemed to be everywhere and be everybody’s new favorite. He was a pop-aestheticians …

November 6, 2010

Lloyd Cole wirkt ein wenig schief ins Leben gebaut. “Maybe I’m not built for these times… Maybe I don’t know how to live”, lässt er sein lyrisches Ich im Song …

October 8, 2010

Broken Record as proof that all thinking, including those most beautiful, in severe years, does not die, Leonard Cohen spleen. Which is great news.