Abel Tesfaye's dark, twisted album is at odds with the glossy pop world he's been thrust into
Pixies : Pixies
'Lost' early demos rediscovered
Here are nine tracks exhumed from the sessions for 1987 debut album 'Come On Pilgrim'. Recorded over three days in a studio where biscuit tins double for drums and wax cylinders have recently been installed, it finds them assaulting future 'Surfer Rosa' epics 'Broken Face' and 'Break My Body' and a cobalt crystal 'Here Comes Your Man'. Little more than a curio, but a sure sign of future demo-litions.
The Cavan teenagers attack album two with abandon, largely at the expense of quality
A still-vital John Lydon rages towards retirement on a saucy, scuzzy new album
10 Tracks You Need To Hear This Week (26/8/2015)
Oxford's finest flit between gnarly rock and frustrating slickness on an often-brilliant fourth album