- 28 Feb 13
Tired of mind games, Everything Everything now look to tug the heart strings. Singer Jonathan Higgs talks big gestures, inertia in rock, living forever as a computer and, as Arc rockets up the charts, admits that he's not too embarrassed to purchase a record with his face on the cover.
Devotees of Manchester’s Everything Everything, a sprightly, cerebral act famed for songs that operate like maths equations, will have a certain image in mind of the men at work. You envision them in studio, in lab coats, scratching their heads, scrunching up pieces of paper and scribbling furiously on whiteboards. Not for them kicking out the jams haphazardly, giggling beneath a cloud of chronic. We had assumed.
Arc is out now on Sony.