"Huh?" you may think, "What has happened to Koolaid???"
Let's be perfectly clear about this: there is a current market glut of "koolaids". The group, therefore, have sensibly altered their nomenclature and are henceforth known as The Alien Ballroom. You may recall Agitated Records "I'm So Convoluted" compilation - or you may not. Rest assured friends, there is guaranteed conceptual continuity here.
On their new Agitated Records long player Zero PAC A.D. the mystrionic Alien Ballroom plant their seeds and pitch their balls on the lush interzone betwixt the vintage and the cutting-edge to create a seven song album that fuses Atomic Age pop foppery with Neolithic year-zero sanguinity.
Aficionados of their previous releases will find much to enjoy in this new recording - or perhaps they won't. Frankly, it vexes the band not.
Of course, we really should have made some mention that this album is "song based" and not just relentless "space-rock-riff-battery" - is it as weird and leftfield as the Koolaid album? Probably not ...or maybe it is. Very different but very similar perhaps – we will leave it up to you.
Alien Ballroom are set to make their DEBUT live performances as Lost Liverpool’s wow soundz discoteque, The Central Nervous System makes a slight return... for one month only at Sound Food & Drink, 52 Duke Street, Liverpool L1 5AA, from 7.30pm.
Alien Ballroom will perform every SUNDAY throughout January (for the benefit of those incapable of working it out, that’s: