The vinyl is en route, nonetheless. I suspect it'll grow on me, rather like previous effort 'World's Strongest Man'.
'Apricity' follows in a similar fashion but lacks the punchiness that filtered into previous efforts. It is lovely background music but if I was to listen to this whilst driving, I'd likely crash the car.
By the way, Aukai plays the Ronroco. Easily one of the most beautiful stringed instruments in the lute family (alongside the ... read more
Have they overshot their load? This, being the second album in under a year, after a 7 year break, seems to suggest as much. Perhaps two albums were planned a few years apart but Covid fucked it up. Either way, it's not an early 2023 ... read more
Genuinely very excited by this unexpected return. Album pre-ordered albeit somewhat disappointed with the album cover. However, 9 times out of 10, a crap album cover contains an incredible album.