By Timothy Gunatilaka
Updated March 17, 2020 at 02:40 AM EDT

The Lost Riots

C-
type
  • Music

Hope of the States have been hailed by the British press as the next Radiohead (and Verve and Mogwai), but this Sussex quintet fails to live up to the hype. The spacey strings and distorted crescendos of their melodramatic dirges may recall the above, but the effect on The Lost Riots is more contrived than climactic. And singer Sam Herlihy aims to ape Richard Ashcroft but comes off like a drunken Liam Gallagher. Hope? Hopeless.

Episode Recaps

The Lost Riots

type
  • Music
Advertisement

Comments