The Fratellis – Here We Stand

On Costello Music, The Fratellis sounded like a ragtag gang, churning out pint-hoisting anthems with anything goes charm and creativity. On their follow-up Here We Stand, it feels like they worked on this music, stepping out of the pub to smooth the edges off their songs and clean up their sound. This doesn’t always play […]

The Fratellis – Costello Music

If its stylishly minimalist products, reliable operating system, and gumdrop-sized and colored range of iPods weren’t already enough reasons to be an Apple loyalist, now there’s another reason to stack onto the company’s credibility: the overnight descent of The Fratellis onto mainstream media. Before bopping around my apartment to 2007’s Costello Music, I dashed out […]