Ed Blaney has been part of the Fall story for several years. Sometime manager, some times mate, sometime champion and drinking buddy of Smith. He’s also a musician in his own right and released his own album Urban Nature which was one of LTW’s favourite album’s of last year and described as ‘wonk pop genius’ and reviewed here.
The 9/10 review for the album inspired Smith to write a song called Nine Out Of Ten for the new Fall album…
Watch the YouTube for the single here
The first single to be released since this album continues in this gloriously rich tradition of melody and madness and is available from here.