The Clientele

2023 – The Acoustic Egg Box Top 30 Albums Of The Year

As fashionably late as always, here’s the world-renowned and long-awaited (who are you kidding mister) The Acoustic Egg Box review for the year of our lord twenty twenty-three. This has been the most time-consuming and challenging one to compile yet. Not least because the quality of music released has been higher than ever, and reducing […]

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2017 – The Acoustic Egg Box Top 20 Albums Of The Year (Part Two: 10-1)

So here we are then, the ten best albums of 2017 as decided by the sole judging panel that is The Acoustic Egg Box. It was great to see new acts like Bette Smith and Childhood releasing music that bodes well for their future success, an outfit as hard-working and talented as Stone Foundation FINALLY

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ALBUM REVIEW: The Clientele – Music For The Age Of Miracles (Tapete Records)

For the uninitiated, The Clientele are a London-based British band from deepest, darkest Hampshire who specialise in a superior and unique brand of intelligent, literary dream-pop.  They released “The Violet Hour”, the first of their (now) seven superb albums in 2002, but, despite huge critical acclaim, have never gained the commercial success in the UK

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