In the shadow of the decaying hulk of the Bradford and Bingley Bank HQ, the town\'s greatest export that bit the dust in the Credit Crunch, we enter a bustling park in a valley and pass \'Thrift Street\'. Ah, if only the bankers had seenÃ¢â¬Â¦
I remember my director saying 'I want you to put Bjorn Again on, they're the best ABBA tribute band going', and I said if I didn't get any of the bands I wanted then I would book Bjorn Again, so that was my challenge
Mogwai have been reshaping post rock or whatever you want to call that space for years now. In truth they operate brilliantly in the shadows of post punk, soundscape, soundtrack and even Goth to create stunning spectral pieces that are captivating and thrilling. They are also eloquent and outspoken as John Robb found out when he spoke to band member Stuart Braithwaite.