Polyfox reviewed at GUTTURAL

Polyfox And The Union Of The Most Ghosts received a bit of a write up at pretty decent Newcastle based music blog GUTTURAL, following his recent performance at the Croatian Club.

First up was the lovable scamp Nick French, who under the guise of Polyfox and the Union of Most Ghosts, is Newcastle’s preeminent purveyor of hypnagogic pop. Or something. There’s a dreamlike quality to French’s songs, which haphazardly combine Durutti Column-like guitars, manipulated Nintendo DS sounds, and softly spoken banter, with newly found vocals buried low in the mix. His songs are playful and yet, through the wonders of repetition, tinged with a sad nostalgia. Polyfox look set to soon become more of a band set-up and it will be interesting to see whether this will significantly flesh out the miniature pop-hits that remain hidden to the casual listener.

Read the whole article here.


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