Clock Opera by Anna Batchelor
Show us a more impressive pop beard than Clock Opera’s Guy Connelly’s whisker suite and we’ll, erm… probably still have beard envy. But hirsute pursuits aside, Connelly and his fellow operatics are just about to release Ways to Forget, a debut album so rich in quirks and melodies, you’ll be humming along to its contents post-haste and writing to your local MP if it doesn’t get nominated for the inevitable accolades it deserves (Mercury Prize and Brit Awards, we’re looking at you).
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Nothing about Clock Opera is effortless. If there’s anything bad to say about frontman Guy Connelly, it’s that he tries too hard, but in the same way Grizzly Bear tries too hard—the perfection throughout some songs is so striking yo...
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"Whisker Wars," a new IFC series that starts to air on August 5th, follows competitors as they get ready to compete in the World Beard and Moustache Championships in Trondheim, Norway.