Sometimes we all need a tutorial in order to become a fully-fledged human being. Whether it’s “How to Not Burn Your House Down” or “How to Properly Dispose of Spiders” there’s always going to be somebody who needs to know how to fit in with the world.
Boy King is a superb album from Wild Beasts. It’s a record that sees the band perfect their sound they’ve performed for five albums and delivers on a listen that’s full of straight up grooves and a hint of naughty sensibilities.
The past four years witnessed delay after delay with the follow up to ‘Channel Orange’ but finally, after livestreams of carpentry, a visual album and a whole lot of buzz, /r/FrankOcean became the happiest place in the world.