Thursday, January 8, 2009

KQED Music: Special Delivery from Glasvegas

There's no mistaking that Glasvegas hail from Glasgow, Scotland, and not the gambling oasis that gave them the other half of their name. Their music is much more northern gloom than Nevadan glam; this is the sound of rainy tenements, not neon-drenched desert. And then there's the simple fact that vocalist James Allan sings with a strong Scottish accent, which is always a dead giveaway.

Or is it?

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