One More Grain

Isle Of Grain

If Mark E Smith had foresworn the booze and emerged from punk with a more ‘Parklife’ worldview, he’d probably sound a lot like Daniel Quinn: poet, producer, pregnant pauser. Far more than Quinn’s hit-or-miss freestylin’, his backing band really ought to give themselves a pat on the back for styling such shimmering, woozy Pere Ubu post-punk.