Man, this was such an uncomfortable listen, but not for good reason. 'Spare Ribs' is an electro-punk album by Nottingham, UK band Sleaford Mods. Despite its cunning lyricism, at times bouncy basslines reminiscent of an underground club rave, and somewhat interesting ideas, 'Spare Ribs' falls flat in its execution.
It would be a little unfair if I did not start this off talking about Jason Williamson's vocals. It has character, sure, but not in an Alex Turner 'Whatever People Say I Am...' sort ... read more