Are An Horse from Brisbane? or Newark?

An Horse, WallsI was listening to An Horse’s new album Walls for the first time on my morning commute having only heard song samples before, and midway through opener “Dressed Sharply” I found myself querying Wikipedia: where the hell was this band from? Based on how Kate Cooper enunciates, I was thinking somewhere in or near the five boroughs. This is how I heard the verse that got me searching:

“Dressed so shawply
You know I will read
Ev-e-ry woid
That you send me”

Turns out they’re from Brisbane, Australia. Huh. Now I have to wonder: is Brisbane the Newark of Down Under? Listen for yourself & decide:

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s