Newness from Anglo-Dutch contemporary funk act Laura Vane & The Vipertones comes in the form of lead single Pictures from forthcoming LP Bodyquake. In it, Vane largely dispenses with limited conventional notions of rhyming lyrics and literally sings an account of what she’s done in the last couple of days. She drew a picture of you. She drew a picture of herself. She drew a mountain. The paper wasn’t big enough. She binned it. It started to bleed. Then – hang on a sec – the paper started to bleed? Yes, we’re in the realm of symbolism here my friends. And that’s not all. Continue reading
Yeah baby, yeah yeah yeah! Put on your glitter boots, find some feathers, it’s time to go large on the shoulders! Give your ears the glam-pop treatment with Laura Vane & The Vipertones’ title track and second single from the new album ‘BodyQuake’. Lead by heavy rock guitar and drums reminiscent of a T-Rex age, the newest single strikes hard as the band play at their sassiest, with the allure of seductive vocals layered over undeniably sexy riffs. If you were ever in doubt about how far Laura and the guys could take you, jump into their latest release and hold on tight! Continue reading
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This is ‘Pictures’, the first single from the album ‘BodyQuake’. Your Picture will be different to the next person’s Picture. The beat is strict and tight, the groove is undeniable. Together they frame what you see in this song. Pictures will place the listener inside a story of love, risks, challenges, opportunities and adventure with an unforgettable sound track. Laura starts the groove with a low, almost sinister scat and finishes in a plea for forgiveness. Continue reading