Gossip - 'Perfect World'

Reminiscent of their raw, early creations

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Now she’s no longer an ubiquitous tabloid figure, it’s all about the music again for Beth Ditto and band. And while the first track to be lifted from Xenomania-produced new album ‘A Joyful Noise’ eschews the rawness of the Gossip’s previous work, the slick, radio-friendly approach only serves to reinforce the overwhelming power of that voice.

Alan Woodhouse

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