The Woodentops

The Woodentops releasing ‘Granular Tales,’ their first new album in 26 years (stream two tracks)
The Woodentops releasing ‘Granular Tales,’ their first new album in 26 years (stream two tracks)
One of my favorite albums of the '80s is The Woodentops' 1986 full-length debut, Giant. Released by Rough Trade at the heights of Smiths mania, it shares a jaunty acoustic-ness with The Queen is Dead, but The Woodentops were both more manic and rhythmic, musically, and more wistful and nostalgic lyrically...