Menace Beach, Leeds based Liza Violet and Ryan Needham, will be releasing their new album “Lemon Memory” on 20 January 2017.
Written in Ibiza and recorded in Sheffield with Ross Orton (MIA, Arctic Monkeys, The Fall) “Lemon Memory” is in part an effort to lift a citrus based curse – trust us, it’s a real thing - Ryan and Liza believe was placed on their house, via the hexbreaking power of music. It’s also the sound of a band finding their own identity, edging closer to some sort of grimy truth.
The album is available to pre-order on limited edition 180g Yellow LP with scratch and sniff sleeve, CD and download .
"...dreamy indie-pop with a lot of 80's sensibilities, with "Keepsake" Harriette Pilbeam once again effortlessly layers knock-out hooks and melodies, wrapping them all in her swooning vocals. However, the key ingredient is her diverse musical reference points; Cocteau Twins, The Cranberries, Bunnymen riffs and shoegazy guitars - even a touch of Kylie - through to Chvrches and Tamaryn... yet somehow made to sound all so cohesive…"