If You Could Read Your Mind
Sounding a 21-stringed salute, here's Clinic, love beads rattling on vintage snares, crushed velvet vocals over a pounding new tune with a shiver of satanic majesty.
They've come to make a fresh raid on your pop glands and arrest some non-believers. Yes, it's just as if that brief incarnation of acid-fried Stones, the one that recorded 2000 Light Years From Home, has cropped up in the cast of Witchfinder General, all tall hats, merciless smiles and ultramenace on horseback. With an autoharp.
Clinic's deepest, spookiest microgroove so far, If You Could Read Your Mind, is an awesome new single, the second to be taken from their wickedly fine album, Visitations. Recorded in High Dimensional Full Fidelity Stereophony.
To resist it would be heresy.
He also slapped a jet-lagged Taylor Hawkins.
The acclaimed performer had just cancelled touring due to a battle with cancer.