Album: Fountains of Wayne, Sky Full of Holes (Lojinx)
Sunday 31 July 2011
The "Stacey's Mom" hitmakers will have to work hard, this late in the day, to shake off the perception of being essentially a poor man's Weezer.
The fifth album from the New York power-poppers isn't quite up to the challenge. Unless you have a natural predisposition towards the enjoyment of self-consciously nerdy vocals and jangling harmonic songs taking a 'sideways looks' at life, Sky Full Of Holes will leave you completely unmoved.
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