Fanfarlo - 'Let's Go Extinct'

Fanfarlo - 'Let's Go Extinct'

Fanfarlo’s third album, they claim, is an exploration of “human evolution and possible futures”. Big themes, and a big sound: all 10 songs here feel in danger of being overwhelmed by the sheer number of instruments thrown at them. Luckily,...

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Fanfarlo - 'The Sea EP'

Fanfarlo - 'The Sea EP'

Fanfarlo in 2013 are unrecognisable from the nu-folk band that announced themselves on their 2009 debut ‘Reservoir’. Whereas previously they made music perfect for people who’d worn out their Noah & The Whale albums, now on this four-track...

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Fanfarlo - 'Rooms Filled With Light'

Fanfarlo - 'Rooms Filled With Light'

Crikey! Indie in white lab coats! The second album from Fanfarlo sees them using the complex structures and sounds borrowed from Steve Reich and the weirder end of Scott Walker to augment their sparkly guitar jangle as they explore the bigger...

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Album review: Fanfarlo

Album review: Fanfarlo

Pitched between Arcade Fire’s funereal art-rock and Beirut’s pastoral folk, but lacking the pomposity of the former and the pretentiousness of the latter, London-based collective Fanfarlo’s debut is a carefully orchestrated treat. The...

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