‘Wanderlust’ Reviews

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‘Wanderlust’ Reviews

Blancmange’s ‘Wanderlust’ was released in October 2018 to fantastic reviews
Here’s a selection of what was said: 
‘Delicious synth pop masterclass’ **** UNCUT 
‘The songs are addictive, complex and vital. Arthur has poured his heart into a record that ranks with his very best.’
ELECTRONIC SOUND 
‘The new Blancmange material is absolutely amazing’ 
NEMONE, BBC 6 MUSIC
‘Great lyricists are still out there and one of the less celebrated is Blancmange’s Neil Arthur whose work is packed with striking imagery, enigmatic
Meaning and ultra-smart puns. **** CLASSIC POP
‘This album is potentially Neil Arthur’s finest work. It shows a man at the top of his game. Excellent stuff.’
LOUDER THAN WAR 
‘Absolutely brilliant’. 
RADCLIFFE & MACONIE, BBC 6 MUSIC
‘Shimmers with personality. Musically, Neil Arthur has entered a new realm and as a lyricist he’s doing something highly distinctive.’ THE QUIETUS 
‘Wanderlust demonstrates that electronic pop is timeless – as are the original alchemists.’
**** RECORD COLLECTER
‘A dark and inspired comment on modern life’ **** MUSIC OMH