Jukes perform songs written by singing drummer Tammy Payne. Sometimes artful melodic lounge, other times psychedelic pop, they are hard to pigeon hole. Hints of Spaghetti western and Bleaker Street bohemia combine for a soundtrack to a captivating road movie.
“Aah… lovely. Think sugar-stained guitars so laid-back they’re almost on rewind, ambling hand-in-hand with Tammy Payne’s Patti Smith-if-she-had-more-X-chromosones-vocals” — *NME*
“It is inspiring to witness a female vocalist attempting to experiment beyond the conventions traditionally set by the music industry.” — *Aesthetica Magazine*
“Spine-tingling guitar patterns set in motion an album that has the jarring simplicity of classic Elektra with a 21st-Century twist.” — *Daily Mirror*
“Former Soul starlet makes Folk-Pop gem… Payne’s elegant songs blend acoustic strum with post-punk drone, Spaghetti Western twang and Cosmic Soul.” — *Q Magazine*
“Cryptically lovely short stories that grab you within two lines.” — *Uncut*