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Fantastic. Beautiful and aromatic stuff...

Stumbled across this band last year and did nothing with the albums for some time. They just sat on my i-pod gathering metaphorical dust. Then on a long car journey I played them, and fell in love. Musically they are reminiscent of the mellow side of Bombay Bicycle Club, and yes, a little of Fleet Foxes. But this should not distract from their own melodic style and lyrical power. As an Englishman, they speak to me of a blending of the ghosts of English and American folk tradition - but this could just show my ignorance of an Australian heritage. This is not to say that they sound or feel especially folk orientated. Rather a modern, melodic sound with a definite nod to older roots. Not that it matters. What matters is that The Middle East produce a profoundly compelling sound and thoughtful, sometimes haunting lyrics. Now, what more could you ask? Go buy and listen.


amazing album by the aussi's my grandma was pear hall and deep water are the best, but their all amazing definite buy


Formed: 2005 in Townsville, Queensland, Australia

Genre: Alternative

Years Active: '00s, '10s

Formed in 2005 by a collective of first-year university students in Townsville, Australia, the Middle East specialize in lush, orchestral indie pop that blends the epic atmospherics of modern rock outfits like Mum and Sigur Rós with the earthy simplicity of modern indie folk acts like Bon Iver, Fleet Foxes, and Iron and Wine. The group released its debut album, Recordings of the Middle East, independently in 2008. It was reissued internationally in 2010 on Australia’s...
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I Want That You Are Always Happy, The Middle East
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  • £8.99
  • Genres: Alternative, Music, World, Australia, Rock
  • Released: 03 June 2011

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