It’s been three years since Manchester Orchestra stepped into the spotlight with the subdued ‘Simple Math’ and packed Bristol’s 02 Academy to the rafters with fans.
This new, dark Young Knives is an interesting prospect. The modicum of loveable hopelessness and wit in their music has grown and festered into an evil, blood-soaked screamer of a thing.
The message reads like a birthday invite from a madman: ‘There will be a little bit of tweed, some nudity and a lot of screaming. We hope you can be there’.