Taking her cue more from Nina Persson or even Camera Obscura, Dodie's voice playfully chirrups over jangly
guitars in diminished keys that evoke at once youthful joy and world weary melancholy.
Slices of jangly
electronica and minimalist bass are spattered by bursts of off-kilter piano chords, swamps of keyboard slamming and percussion instruments you'd usually find in a reception classroom.
Together with bassist Suse Bear, she creates delicious harmonies that float across their jangly
Home to jangly
romantics Orange Juice, the Go-Betweens and Aztec Camera, Postcard began the long career of Edwyn Collins and kicked off a whole tradition of arch, lovelorn pop, leaving a legacy far greater than the label's brief lifespan would suggest.
They closed with a brace of non-album hits like the attitude-laden Really Stupid and Way Behind Me's sublime mix of jangly
indie pop and Spector girl group melodies.
THE RETURN OF JANGLY
MARR The guitar on Johnny Marr's new solo album The Messenger is still jangly
; but something is missing (Photo: GETTY IMAGES)
Bookended by the feelgood Good Ol' Days and Millionaires, sister tracks about living in the moment, #3 sees a return to the blend of jangly
indie pop and R&B that informed their debut.
Breathy vocals sitting on jangly
guitar riffs and a healthy amount of "la-la-las" in the background make for a fun three minutes.
The band moves from wistful to upbeat and jangly
in a heartbeat, creating a deep, textured sound that's, frankly, a lot of fun to listen to.
There's the shiny pop songs with jangly
guitars, leapy falsetto choruses, off-beat high-hats and deeply catchy hooks.
Bestival Live 2011 The Cure's headline slot at Bestival is documented on two CDs, boasting 32 songs from the cream of their jangly
pop arsenal spanning more than three decades.
We gave a few away and it culminated in that really nervous, jangly