01 May 2012
Almost a cappella with a sparse, bare, acoustic guitar, on "Pinocchio" or backed with tons of arrangements and a sparkling production, as on "Evie" or "Do you hear", it is always simply prodigious. Once again, as recently with High Highs or Pale Seas, Foreign Fields or Oscar + Martin, I can't believe how good these songs are, deliciously addictive, too opulent, too sunny, too joyful but supremely irresistible and graceful.
Cub Scouts is a five piece from Brisbane, dedicated to the songs of Tim Nelson, they started in 2010. They released two single songs with two videos so far, have a handful of live videos online too and still have to release their first EP. It is a bright start.