The marmite of indie-music Fat White Family have laid down on record their recent ‘live’ favourite, ‘I Am Mark E Smith’ which will bethe first single to be released on the band’s new label, ‘Without Consent’.
The very essence of a love/hate band for many people; Fat White Family have garnered more press for their escapades than their music, since they were thrust into the limelight by the NME last-year. But the dark-brooding, almost trippy ‘I Am Mark E Smith’ referencing the legendry Fall frontman, sees the band back to something like their best.
Take a listen below & if you enjoy this then check out Jeffrey Lewis’s brilliant ‘History of The Fall’ on YouTube.
By Michael Jamison