Fool’s gold: Nadine Shah previews new LP with ‘Fool’

Nadine Shah previews new LP with ‘Fool’

Dagger-sharp cut backs up Shah’s forthcoming ‘Fast Food’ album.

This April, Nadine Shah returns with her second album, ‘Fast Food’. The follow-up to ‘Love Your Dum & Mad’ is out on the 13th, via Apollo / R&S Records. 

It’s being led by ‘Fool’, a razor-like reminder of Shah’s sinister side. “You my sweet are plain and week,” she sings, on one of the most commanding choruses she’s ever put her name to, nothing but solitary-note guitar lines (by way of Interpol) to back up her claims. 

New album ‘Fast Food’ was produced by Ben Hillier at his South London studio The Pool. It’s set to feature guest contributions from Nick Webb (guitar) and I Am Kloot’s Pete Jobson (bass). 

Pre-order Nadine Shah’s new album here. ‘The Devil’, also from the record, can be heard here.

Forthcoming dates:

06 Brighton, Resident (instore)
07 London, Rough Trade East (full band instore)
08 Bristol, Rise (instore)
09 Nottingham, Rough Trade (instore)
10 Brighton, The Haunt
11 Gateshead, Old Town Hall
13 Glasgow, King Tut’s
14 Manchester, Deaf Institute
16 London, Oslo
17 Bristol, Exchange
18 Birmingham, Rainbow

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