Positive reviews continue to pour in for Sleepy Sun's EMBRACE

Friday 22nd May, 2009

The debut album from Sleepy Sun (the latest signings to ATP Recordings) is Embrace. It's out now and here's an updated list of the great reviews it's received in recent weeks...

"Something of a masterclass in pop-psychedelic composition...A triumph." - The Quietus

84%, "Dazzling stuff." - The Line Of Best Fit

"They're both elegant and, dare we say it, beautiful." - Mojo

"One of the best psych-rock albums of the year." - Shout For Music

"Outrageously brilliant sun-frazzled wah-wah noise...prepare to freak out." - NME 

9/10, "Breathtaking psychedelic post-rock. A stunning debut." - Clash

"A satisfyingly viscous stew of lava-fuzz wah-wah and doomy Sabbath bass riffs, punctuated by bucolic boy-girl strums." - Plan B

"Sleepy Sun have a clarity in their work and a sense of control over their songcraft that lifts them above." - Rock Sound

Debut Album Of The Month, "Hot new psych. A very cool record...intense and powerful." - Uncut

5/5, "Indescribably good." - Rock Feedback

"A heady intensity draws you in, intoxicating and unnerving in equal measure...brilliant." - Loud And Quiet

"An album of quite breathtaking scope." - The Stool Pigeon

"Bluesy brilliance...A totally individual band." - London Tour Dates

"Undeniably exciting, a disorientating cavalcade of mountain-toppling Tony Iommi riffs, sweet melody and whooshing space cadet manoeuvres." - Gigwise.com

"Sleepy Sun have managed to come up with an album that is beautifully entrancing...Embrace is crammed with ideas, influences, and phenomenal musicianship. All aboard the space-rock space-ship." - MusicOMH.com

Embrace is available now from all good online and real world record shops and online from eMusic and iTunes. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO