Ah, 'Solo projects'; the industry's shorthand cliché which performers use when they're desperately trying to escape their host organism - a term that, on many occasions, is the immediate precursor to 'Musical differences'. Lightships is just such a vehicle for Gerard Love, one part of the universally adored Teenage Fanclub and, naturally, you might assume that escaping some of their artistic constraints may have been one of the objectives upper most in his mind. However, on that basis, the conclusion drawn from listening to Electric Cables is that you'd be wrong. Dead wrong.
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Lightships' debut single, Sweetness In Her Spark, will be released on March 26th, 2012. It is taken from the album, Electric Cable, which will be released on April 2nd, 2012, through Domino Records. According to Lightships' official blog, work on Electric Cable started all the way back in September 2008.
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