Maximo Park - 'The National Health'
A taut return from Paul Smith and co
The first, tantalisingly taut glimpse of the band’s upcoming fourth LP appears to be a timely and very angry rumination on the shabby state of our nation. Although given its breakneck speed, we’re only guessing that by the title and singer Paul Smith’s furious, references to “[i]lost identity[/i]” and “[i]immoral wealth[/i]”.
Record label: Warp