heard on the wire

Kate Moss with a moustache

Anyone who’s ever owned a Wii — or known someone who’s owned a Wii — will at some stage have played Mario Kart. Although Wii was the most democratic of gaming consoles, if you stuck with bowling and the fitness nonsense, you weren’t doing it properly. Mario Kart was the Wii.

And if you played Mario Kart enough, you eventually ended up on Rainbow Road. Which meant that you eventually ended up falling off Rainbow Road.

Rainbow Reservoir should have been the sequel, but is in fact a trio (I think) signed to the ever-wonderful Oddbox Records and possessors of arguably the all-time best band website of all time.

Coco Sleeps Around is a debut LP that both promises and delivers in waves of sexy guitar. Just say yes to the most exciting new pop sound of 2016 and the best thing to have come out of Oxford since John Aldridge and Ray Houghton signed for Liverpool.

Now where are my nunchucks…?

Rainbow Reservoir // Just say yes!


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