How did Orlando Seale’s dramatic sound come across at their Wrestling single launch in London?
Categories: Live Review, Review • Tags: Adam Beattie, All Of The Dogs, Brooke Sharkey, I Love You Beast, Indie, Live, Live Review, Orlando Seale, Orlando Seale and The Swell, Oslo Hackney, Richard Strange, Single Launch, Wrestling
Orlando Seale & The Swell’s follow up to the last time we covered them, ‘All Of The Dogs’, is one of the more interesting tracks we’ve had the pleasure of listening to this week. Maintaining the same level of intimacy that was a shining point of ‘Filthy Jope’, ‘All Of The Dogs’ is a much more brooding and climactic experience. The music creates a dramatic tension as it throws together atmospheric strings with various shades of guitars, from indie chimes […]
Orlando Seale & The Swell are just… wow. Their new single ‘Filthy Hope’ is a stomping masterpiece that shifts from sweeping grandeur to heartfelt intimacy in such a naturally smooth way that you barely notice it even happens. Musically, we’re caught in a whirlpool of electronic washes and deep bass notes that keeps the experience feeling very insular but still spreading out like a wave to wash over everybody. In a way, it’s like an electronic equivalent to shoegaze. And […]