Malachai – Return to the Ugly Side

Release Date : 28/02/2011 (Domino Records)
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Malachai Return to the Ugly Side

Malachai are a Bristol based duo, [allegedly] discovered by Portishead’s Geoff Barrow, and this ‘Return to the Ugly Side’ is their second outing. A sequel, if you will, to 2010’s ‘Ugly Side of Love’, this record sounds more polished, more grown-up and it wants commercial success. Where ‘Ugly Side of Love’ was lo-fi, stripped down and feeling more experimental, Return to leans more towards cultivating their sound,  concentrating more on the music than the ideas.


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