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WATCH: The Soft Close-Ups - City Air
Laurie Tuffrey , January 21st, 2014 13:05

Video for title track of new LP; London gigs in February and March

Transatlantic guitar-pop outfit The Soft Close-Ups will be releasing their new album, City Air, this spring. Ahead of that, they've given us a first taster in the form of Jodie Lowther's video for the ace, lyrically astute title track (listen out for the nicely-stinging closing line). The band recorded the ten-track LP over the pond, with London-based singer David Shah laying down his vocals over music from Aug Stone, the band's guitarist and Quietus comic book columnist. They will, we hope, be premiering some of the new material at a couple of forthcoming London dates, playing The Buffalo Bar on February 8 and Paper Dress Vintage on March 1.

In the meantime, download In Retrospect, a compilation of old material, on a pay-what-you-like basis from Corporate Records' website here and watch the video above.

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