Tracks of 2014: Sheer Art Attack
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Doing it differently: our look back at the best tracks of the year continues with some prime experimentalists.
North Atlantic Oscillation – August
Self-proclaimed purveyors of ‘progtronica’, NAO continue to bridge the gap between modern prog and Radiohead-esque experimentalism with insouciant expertise. Like most of their songs, August drifts majestically amid an invigoration blizzard of inspired sonic touches and gentle pomp: a new take on 21st century dream pop that glows with dark charm.