Melbourne songwriter Emma Russack's fourth album is the result of live, single-take, no-rehearsal sessions with Liam Halliwell (Ciggie Witch) and Dylan Young. The songs benefit from the immediacy and simplicity captured in this process, while Russack's lyrics - "Winter blues & Blame it on the winter blues" are direct, unpretentious and poignant.
History of pop music is full of girl-boy duos. One of today's most essential is this one that broaden and deepen the two Melbourne-based artists' respective oeuvres while pinpointing the strengths of each artist: Lachlan Denton's bulletproof hooks; Emma Russack's laconic, acerbic lyrics; and their shared penchant for creating spare, sunburnt Australian rock. Emma Russack plus the frontman of indie outfit The Ocean Party, Lachlan Denton, continue the band's penchant for catchy, melody-driven indie-pop tracks that make your heart melt."Emma Russack's masterfully plainspoken ballads put her in the same league as Bill Cal... + INFO