How the European iteration of The Apartments – the trio of singer-songwriter Peter Milton Walsh together with guitarist Antoine Chaperon and keyboardist/vocalist Natasha Penot – has leant the band a new and unparalleled alchemy.
With thanks to the extended Melody Menu family, we present to you just some of our top albums of 2018. It’s been a joy revisiting all these albums and more.
I first saw The Veils play in 2009, throughout the performance the band’s singer seemed caught between a state of tears, panic and violence. It felt, at least to me, like somebody was finally telling the truth.
Harkening back to his earlier material, Ed Kuepper returns with The Aints! in tow to shine a light on an unrecorded chapter of The Saints through the release of The Church of Simultaneous Existence.
Lentil As Anything is a restaurant with a difference - a volunteer-run creative hub incorporating a rotating menu of seasonal vegan meals, a community space for events and workshops, and an ethos of non-judgement, generosity and trust.
The music of Augie March is far from immediate. Rather, it takes the listener time and space to acclimatise; for the mind to open up to these wordy, otherworldly songs.
T Totaler, a refreshingly original tea house with an environmentally and socially conscious heart.