Tokyo Police Club



“I try, but I’ll never be a gentleman”, coos David Monks on this second slice from the jangle-pop quiche that is TPC’s debut, but who is he trying to kid? The only way this could be any more polite is if it came inscribed on a series of doilies and was read out as a spoken-word piece by Cliff Richard. But hell, if you’re allergic to danger then welcome to your new best friends.

Ben Patashnik