Gomez is one of those bands that, like a cat being forced into a pet carrier, struggles against being placed in any one category. Is Gomez a blues act? Space rock? Prog rock? Latin-tinged alt-country? Somehow, the answer to all of the above is yes. Yet despite this crazy-quilt approach to making music, the British band has managed to create a cohesive and original sound rather than just a pastiche-style amalgam of various elements. In a musical climate wherein the word "experimental" is akin to "Yoko ain't heard caterwauling like this!" how does Gomez manage to tinker musically while still... More >>>
One of these guys is named Olly Peacock. Seriously. Not making fun, just saying.