Fab Five
Maxim Australia|May 2017

Guitarist Tim Derricourt, from Aussie f ive-piece indie rock band DAPPLED CITIES, take us through their new album track by track…

“IN LIGHT OF NO ONE”:

Coming from records where we’d layer the hell out of any sound until it was almost unrecognisable, I love how this song just settles with drums, bass, a couple of guitars and some keyboard noodling — like nature intended it.

“SPACECHILD”:

This is a sequel to a song called “Fazon” by Sopwith Camel. Both songs are about intergenerational space travel — which is a weird concept — and maybe our song is the next generation. How good is the ending? Listen closely: it’s just Ned and Dave hazily moving chords and guitar soloing as the pod drifts off into oblivion.

“STONE MEN”:

This is a song about the world going mad — fear, anger, hatred where there should be kindness and acceptance. It was the last track we got together for the record and just fell into that easy rhythm.

“CORALINE”:

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