the lowgold are back with a superb new album. welcome to winners.
formed the band in 1998 after darren ford (voice and guitar) and dan symons (guitar) met at a university bar. later, these joined miles willey (bass) and scott simon (drums).
released their first album ("jot backward of square") in 2001 which was soon acclaimed by critics.
were about to end the band after the release of the first album due to the financial difficulties that crossed its publishing house (nude records).
after being the support band of the coldplay on their first major tour, the single
"beauty dies young" from the first album featured on the top of English singles.
welcome to winners, their second album and first recorded for sanctuary was produced by tony lash (dandy warhols) in their portland studio and is a great step forward for the lowgold in terms of quality of their songs u production of them. is a disk of rare depth, integrity and honesty.
"we don't have much time" is the single extracted from the album, accompanied by a fantastic and unusual video, and is without a doubt a beautiful business card.
It becomes difficult to highlight any other track by the coerence, beauty and overall quality of the disk.
Lowgold were an English indie rock band formed in 1997 in St Albans, comprising vocalist and rhythm guitarist Darren Ford, lead guitarist Dan Symons and bassist Miles Willey.
We Don't Have Much Time
The Same Way
Let Me Into Yours
Means To An End
Just A Ride
Keep Your Gun Dry
Famous Last Words
Clear The Skies
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United States of America
,Darren Ford,Miles Willey,Daniel Symons (2)