Set Yourself on Fire - Stars 2004
In hindsight probably a lot higher than it should be. Bought on the back of a review that mentioned Prefab Sprout., the opening track soon became and stayed my favourite song of the year.
It has got a great conversational lyric and I'm a sucker for a boy girl dual narrative
Mixing bits of the Smiths . Saint Etienne and New Order to make the smartest indie with a heart music, the Canadian band produced 13 perfect little relationship dramas with just enough of a bite to balance the sweetness
Calendar Girl by Stars