March 21, 2015

Lloyd Cole is the type of songwriter who incites travel, perhaps because he himself is nomadic and restless–a musical omnivore who’s traversed sparse folk, Velvet Underground-esque rock, electronica and dour jangle-pop (to …

December 10, 2013

Der britische Musiker Lloyd Cole, 52, verbringt in der Fabrik mit zwei akustischen Gitarren ein kleines Konzertwunder. Ein denkwürdiger Abend, der nachwirkt.

October 10, 2013


Mas de 20 años había estado esperando de poder disfrutar de un concierto de Lloyd Cole, que por una serie de motivos …

September 26, 2013

Virvlar igenom hela sin livsgärning med en rostbrun akustisk gitarr och en förträffligt välbehållen stämma. Denna kalla, bistra torsdagskväll är det nästan exakt 29 år sedan Lloyd Cole & The Commotions skiva Rattlesnakes kom ut. Eller släpptes fri är förmodligen en mer adekvat beskrivning.

March 16, 2012

I pity artists who feel they have to pretend that age doesn’t affect them. I’m talking about the Madonnas, Mick Jaggers and K3’s of this world. At the other end of the spectrum is a man who wrote his first song about turning middle-age when he was 26 (Hey Rusty) and hasn’t stopped since.

March 15, 2012

When referencing back pain and disappointing t-shirt sales as the enduring memories of this tour, Lloyd Cole tends to perpetuate the perception of a ‘grumpy old man’ persona. However with a bucketful of charm and self-deprecation he treads effortlessly on the right side of endearing without veering off into self-pity.