Gossip – ‘Perfect World’

Gossip - 'Perfect World'

Reminiscent of their raw, early creations

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.

[i]Alan Woodhouse[/i]