Track Of The Day: The Good, The Bad and The Queen - Ribbons

Another track from one of 2018's finest LPs, 'Merrie Land' by Damon Albarn's amazing supergroup The Good The Bad and The Queen. The tender 'Ribbons' is a spacious, acoustic, organic beauty which delivers another magical introspective melody. Along with Blur's triumphant 'The Magic Whip', but operating around a completely different concept and musical dynamic, 'Merrie Land' offers the finest example of Damon Albarn's gift as a great songwriter, again reaffirming his status as one of the all time great British musicians. Who better to address social divisions and the looming uncertainties and impacts of Brexit?

Read the full album review HERE.

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