No Song, No Spell, No Madrigal.
A new album by the Apartments.
A new album, by The Apartments. Those are words many Apartments fans have restlessly waited to hear, for a long time now. For many years. Soon, in the early months of 2015, this will be for real. These words will turn into music... and into words again.
NEW ALBUM AVAILABLE HERECrowdfunding campaign is now over but the album is available here (vinyl, CD, WAV).
" The snow was falling on Broadway
Didn't I promise you that one day
I'd take you away to New York?
Whatever happened to the promise?
Whatever happened to the time?
It ran out. "
Mess+Noise (2012)It would be over a decade later before the Apartments would re-emerge: firstly with a discreet run of shows in Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney, followed by a gig in Paris a couple of years later. With no advertising or press support, the night was a sellout, as was another rooftop set in Paris last year, at the invitation of a French magazine. “A journalist who came along, some girl who said she’d never heard of me until she found ‘World of Liars’ on YouTube … said, ‘How do you explain this?’ … I had to tell her I don’t do explanations and I never question this, because it might imperil it. I am happy to do what I do in the glow of this benevolent mystery.
“I remember the record company warning me when I refused to tour to promote Apart: ‘No one knows where you’ve gone or why … People will forget you. You have to top up the goodwill; release something new, to remind them.’ I just remember thinking, you know, I couldn’t care less. If they need to be reminded, they never got me in the first place.”
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