Monthly Archives: December 2006

Wilcow, Tatopoum.net, December 2006 [5/5]

Si Sarah records existait encore, il signerait sans hésiter nos 3 écossais de Northern Alliance, car leur univers musical aux contours celestes, ressemble beaucoup à tous ces groupes ,field mice, trembling blue star,mojave 3, Zéphyrs …..faiseurs de popsongs atmosphériques, cotoneuses … Continue reading

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Benjamin, adecouvrirabsolument.com, December 2006

Dans le livret du premier long format des Ecossais de Northern Alliance – For The Grains Of Sand- on peut lire ceci : “This album is for Aidan.” Fantasmant une hypothétique confraternité, on ne peut s’empêcher de penser qu’il s’agit … Continue reading

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Is This Music, December 2006 [4/5]

‘For The Grains Of Sand’ is the long-awaited (well, in some circles!) debut album from Edinburgh slo-core enthusiasts Northern Alliance and, as expected, it’s packed full of wondrous, slow, swirling guitar epics that entwine themselves in the listeners subconscious. Which … Continue reading

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