Friendly Fires

XL Recordings


"If we had an manifesto for this album" says Friendly Fires’ singer and bass-player Ed Macfarlane, "it was a simple one; make an exciting, colourful pop record" “Our goal is to make vibrant, widescreen songs” adds guitarist Edd Gibson. “but they must retain a spontaneity, have an energy and mysticism around them.” “We try really hard to focus on making everything sound as spontaneous and fun and off the cuff as possible,” nods Ed. “Only we spend months doing it,” deadpans drummer Jack Savidge. Read More...