Dork Radio
Now playing:
In the mag...
Featuring Bombay Bicycle Club, The Big Moon, Soccer Mommy and a whole load more!
Order a copy
February 2020
Review

Dams of the West - Youngish American

A fine record in it's own right.
Dams of the West - Youngish American
Published: 12:47 pm, February 24, 2017
A fine record in it's own right.

Label: Columbia
Released: 24th February 2017
Rating: ★★★

With what seems to be a shrinking space to get a record out before the next, highly anticipated Vampire Weekend record, you’d be forgiven for filing Chris Tomson’s debut solo effort as Dams of the West under the ‘side project’ banner.

That would be wrong, though. While never trying to sound too influenced by the day job musically, there’s a confidence running through that makes ‘Youngish American’ a fine record in its own right. Christopher Jones

Give all this a try

The 1975 get loved up on their new single 'Me & You Together Song'
Listen

The 1975 get loved up on their new single 'Me & You Together Song'

The latest track to be taken from fourth album 'Notes on a Conditional Form' is streaming now.
The new issue of Dork is out now, featuring Bombay Bicycle Club, The Big Moon and more!
New issue!

The new issue of Dork is out now, featuring Bombay Bicycle Club, The Big Moon and more!

They're joined by Soccer Mommy, Blossoms, Georgia, Mura Masa and loads more.
Fickle Friends are still 'Pretty Great' with their brand new single
Feature

Fickle Friends are still 'Pretty Great' with their brand new single

Natti tells us about that, and their new album...
Rina Sawayama has announced her debut album, check out brand new banger 'Comme Des Garçons (Like The Boys)'
Incoming

Rina Sawayama has announced her debut album, check out brand new banger 'Comme Des Garçons (Like The Boys)'

Titled 'Sawayama', the full-length will be with us on 17th April via Dirty Hit.
Like this? Subscribe to Dork and get every issue delivered direct to your door anywhere on the planet.
CONTACT PRIVACY ADVERTISE

© 2018 The Bunker Publishing