Having scored huge critically acclaimed albums with 2001's `Here Be Monsters' & 2003's `From Every Sphere', singer/songwriter Ed Harcourt returns with his most accomplished album to date. The marvel inducing `Strangers'. U.S. edition features a bonus track, 'Only Happy When You're High'. 13 tracks in total. Astralwerks. 2005.
"Strangers' joie de vivre gives it a directness and vivacity that's hard to resist." -- Esquire
"a breathless rush of passion, an emotional whirlwind...a very gifted tunesmith." -- Telegraph Arts
"flawless and transcendent" (4 stars) -- Sunday Times UK
"from Nick Drake via Tim Buckley to Radiohead in here, this offering is at once touching and quite beautiful." -- Express
its the best of his career." (8 out of 10) -- NME