4.7 out of 5 stars. 4.7 out of 5. Will Hodgkinson. Full Review Mar 20, 2019. Words: Josh Gray - - - Join us on Vero, as we get under the skin of global cultural happenings. Sleaford Mods — there is still nothing else like this. Eton Alive is an album which one knows what to expect, and as such may prove laborious for those who look for progression from a band; but the minimalistic guitars, Andrew Fearn’s tinny drum loops and the unpolished vocal of Jason Williamson remain as cutting as ever for those who love them. Despite being written through and documenting the most historically significant period in British history since World War II, Eton Alive has more than its fair share of fun moments.Lead single, Kebab Spider, spits and splurts with random ‘oofs’ from Williamson over its stuttering intro, and is built upon beats that are more elaborate than Fearn’s usual compositions. And maybe on Eton Alive we begin to see the first signs of vulnerability. I often hear Sleaford Mods derided as a geezer group. 5 star 86% 4 star 7% 3 star 3% 2 star 0% (0%) 0% 1 star 3% Eton Alive. “Eton Alive speaks for itself really. Having amicably separated from Rough Trade, the Mods return with another gnarly selection, this time released on their own label. Sleaford Mods release their fifth studio album, ‘Eton Alive’ "The new album, which features 12 new tracks from the prolific artists, was recorded in Nottingham. Eton Alive is obscure enough lyrically to allow for much investigation and interpretation whilst retaining plenty of … Yes, it’s all still ugly and shouty, as you’d want, but look at the bromantic selfie on the cover. Reviews Sleaford Mods Eton Alive Luke Turner , February 27th, 2019 10:46. The record will be the first release on Jason and Andrew’s newly formed label ‘Extreme Eating’ and their first album since parting ways with Rough Trade Records. Eton Alive is a beautifully rich album that features their finest music to date. How does Amazon calculate star ratings? 8/10. It’s cathartic, it’s entertaining. 46 customer ratings. Yes, it’s all still ugly and shouty, as you’d want, but look at the bromantic selfie on the cover. Sleaford Mods: Eton Alive review. (Extreme Eating) Phil Mongredien. Friday February 22 2019, 12.01am, The Times. EXTREME EATING. Eton Alive makes Sleaford Mods funny again. All this publication's reviews; Read full review; Under The Radar. ALBUM REVIEW: POP. Sun 24 Feb 2019 03.00 EST Last modified on … 70. It is no state-of-the-nation address more the sound of two men acknowledging where they are at and where they want to be. Taking chances while renewing and enhancing their inimitable sound, Eton Alive is a belch in the face of the architects of austerity, a cry of sheer life amid an increasingly deadening environment. Sleaford Mods: Eton Alive review – anger tempered by resignation 4 / 5 stars 4 out of 5 stars. 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