An Interview with Sky Larkin

Indie sensations Sky Larkin discuss their early days, their new record and about ‘transatlantic’ perceptions. In 2009, I went to see The Cribs play at the Birmingham Academy, and in retrospect, it was an impressive line-up: The Cribs were playing alongside Johnny Marr, supported by Los Campesinos! and Sky Larkin. Sky Larkin’s memorable sound roused […]

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Diatribe on mediocrity

Kate Bradley gives the new Tribes album a paltry 2 stars The four members of Tribes – Johnny Lloyd, Jim Cratchley, Dan White and Miguel Demelo – began in different bands and came together to start this look-like-others, sound-like-others band. When Tribes first appeared in early 2011, they looked like the Libertines. When they first […]

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