Oh look! David Byrne has gone on holiday with Jonathan Richman to Australia and they’ve made friends with Clap Your Hands Say Yeah; that’s them making that off-beat cochlea-tickling racket.
Cloud Control make the perfect soundtrack to the prolonged adolescence of the hipster set; all hummable, cosy, mum-friendly tunes of the Wes Anderson variety. They’re the musical equivalent of a crocheted owl-shaped teapot mat on Etsy; you know it’s pointless and pretty useless but you just can’t help but like it because it’s just so blimmin’ cute.
Originally published on state.ie