NME.COM

Gomez : Shot Shot

It’s a brilliant way for Gomez to announce their return...

Within the first 40 seconds of this single, there’s a theremin wail, a screaming saxophone and a whole range of pseudo-Western percussion noises that bump and grind in the background like they’re engrossed in an other-worldly conversation. It’s a brilliant way for Gomez

to announce their return. It’s also reassuring to know that in a world of uncertainty and nu metal, five blokes from Southport can become one of the most successful British bands of recent years, travel the world, take a year off to get their heads round things and still sound as if they spend their days getting stoned in a grotty student house, possibly after a heavy night on the tequila.



But then if it isn’t broke, who can blame them for not fixing it?



Siobhan Grogan

Share This

More Reviews

'Son Of Saul' - Film Review

A multi-award-winning experience of what it’s like to live in constant fear, from rookie Hungarian director László Nemes

Movie

'Demolition' - Film Review

A disappointingly shallow dig into the soul of a man who should be on the edge, but isn’t

Movie

White Lung - 'Paradise' Review

LA/Vancouver trio White Lung soften the edges of their hardcore sound on their gripping fourth album

Album

Katy B - 'Honey' Review

An over-sugared combo of Katy and big names in grime, techno, hip-hop and d’n’b

Album
Connect With Us
This Week's Magazine