Primavera Sound Barcelona
Your Heineken Stage
The temptation to imagine Nick Saloman as a music junk collector down on his luck who picks up an abandoned psychedelic arrangement here, a piece of indie-rock rubble there and an rowdy eccentric pop melody over there is too great to resist. Since 1986 (over thirty years, mind!) the leader of The Bevis Frond has been insisting on proving that there is life, beauty and fantasy in the styles that all other creators have already put away in the box room. He is the Lewis Carroll of alternative rock who is still trying to convince us to chase that white rabbit with him.
We're Your Friends, Man (Fire Records, 2018)