Reflections on pop in times of retreat – using the example of the distractions that the Tindersticks find in the eternal gloom.
At one point the music on the Tindersticks was quiet, reserved. Emotional for dark hours, for the soul review in a thunderstorm of emotions. It was often about the uncertainty in the last hours at sunset: will it ever shine again? Or asked in a contemporary way: When can what once be again?
Now the Tindersticks on their new album tear open such an abyss of uncertainty right from the start. The song is called “Man Alone (Can’t Stop the Fadin ‘”). One alone who cannot stop …
Accessed on February 23, 2021 at 8:24 am on https://www.sn.at/kultur/musik/neue-album-der-tindersticks-allein-im-zucken-der-finsternis-100142992