The Just Joans - No Longer Young Enough

FIKA RECORDINGS

  • £5.99


Named after a long-standing agony aunt from a popular Scottish newspaper, The Just Joans formed in Glasgow in 2007. Over the last ten years they have released a series of EPs on WeePOP! and have built something of a cult following among navel-gazing indie types. Their songs detail the highs and lows (mainly lows) of modern life, with a particular focus on failing relationships and missed opportunities. Musical touchstones for the band include The Magnetic Fields, The Shangri-Las, Smokey Robinson, The Kinks and Orange Juice.

Now, after a recording hiatus of several years, The Joans are back with a brand new single No Longer Young Enough, a girl group-esque ode to that realisation when facing a Saturday night of clubbing that you'd much rather stay in, read a good book and feel fresh in the morning. The single also features original artwork by painter and singer with the band, Katie Pope. A new album, For Those About to Weep, will follow later this year.

 

TRACKLIST:
  1. No Longer Young Enough
  2. Breakfast For Our Tea

 

Yellow vinyl; includes download card

 


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