It’s hard to still have places to go when you’re a band on your fourth album. CHVRCHES, thankfully, seem to have navigated that problem well enough.
Last year’s ‘Screen Violence’ proved they were still a band with enough fizz and bang to push in new directions, something which their show at London’s O2 Academy Brixton last night (16th March) only underlined.
Punching big and landing hard, the appearance of The Cure‘s Robert Smith for their collaborative single ‘How Not The Drown’ and more was a cherry on the top of a big, sugary cake. With a review to follow, our intrepid snapper Frances Beach was there to capture the action.