Kyle Falconer No Love Songs For Laura Vinyl LP Assai Signed Edition 2021
Please note this is a Pre Order Item due for release 30th July 2021.
Limited Assai Records Album of the Month Vinyl Edition
- Assai Records Exclusive Japanese OBi*
- Hand Numbered limited to 300 copies*
- Signed by Kyle Falconer
- White Colour Vinyl
- Gatefold Sleeve
*Exclusive to this Assai Records Edition
Limited to 1 copy per customer
1. Stress Ball
2. Wait Around
4. Funeral Song
6. On My Own
7. Still Here
9. Listen Lucy
11. Rake Me In
12. Don't Call Me Baby
"...an anthemic album that takes songwriter Kyle Falconer in bold new musical directions, that works the heart as much as the head, the dancing feet as much as the punching fist of joy."
As the frontman of The View, Kyle Falconer smashed into the charts with the classic singles "Same Jeans" and "Wasted Little DJs" and earned a Mercury nomination for their #1 debut album ‘Hats Off To The Buskers’. A rocket powered decade followed during which they barely let up, careering through a rock ‘n’ roll attitude both on-and-off stage. A stint in rehab was followed by another stint in rehab. The songwriter reflects on that period in new song ‘Laura’, a heart-on-the-sleeve, not-quite-title-track paean to the aforesaid missus. He started by writing more songs on piano rather than guitar, before teaming up with the producer Frankie Siragusa and using a selection of Motown, soul and funk classics as reference points. The duo spent last August christening the brand-new studio in The Libertines’ recently opened Albion Rooms hotel and arts space in Margate, playing everything on a wealth of new material that Falconer had prepared. ‘No Love Songs for Laura’ is an earworm-stuffed, summer-evoking album demanding repeat plays, streams, views, likes and clicks. For another, this is Falconer reborn and rebooted, like we’ve never heard him before.