Idlewild have long been one of those dependable bands. You can always rely on their tours to bring them somewhere near you, and before you even unwrap the cellophane, you’ve a pretty good idea of what each new album is going to sound like.
Not that that’s a bad thing though – dependable is good, if not groundbreaking.
This track is taken from the recent album Make Another World, and actually marks a bit of a departure for the band.
Electro-tinged and with heavier beats than usual, this is nonetheless archetypal Idlewild.
Short, fast and catchy – welcome back to the radio fellas!
Released on June 18, A Ghost In The Arcade is a download-only single, and the first 500 orders will receive extremely limited artwork for the record, individually signed by the band. Get hold of one yourself by going to www.recordstore.co.uk/Idlewild