The World Cup looms large, and football fever will grip Brazil even more than usual next month. So what better way than for Rothmans (a brand name I will forever hold synonymous with Nigel Mansell’s early 90’s mega ‘tache) to depart from their usual ‘various artist’ output? By enlisting the talents of Is It Balearic? duo Coyote to bring us ‘The Socrates EP’….
Mark E and Ste Spandex are on remix duties, but for me at least, it’s all about ‘Passing Memories’… an enveloping low-slung driver, which teases out further layers of complexity as it matures. A masterclass in texture…. ‘and this is good’