Brother/sister duo Lucy and Thom Southern’s blues rock is so tantalising that it’s almost criminal to stand still. Attitude drips from every lick, every riff, every sweet vocal turn. It’s always a satisfying proposition when Southern release a new track and their latest ‘Lone Driver’ is effortlessly cool.
They recently came off a long UK tour with Hudson Taylor, and in ode to the duo’s new single, which can be streamed below, we decided to catch up with Lucy and Thom to discuss the tracks that form their essential ‘On the Road’ playlist.
Beck – Missing
The Stone Roses- Your Star Will Shine
The Beatles – I am the Walrus
Massive Attack – Teardrop
Fun Lovin Criminals – Smoke Em
Snoop Dogg – Gin and Juice
Bob Dylan – Bob Dylan’s Dream
Blur – Blue Jeans
The Smashing Pumpkins – 1979
Chet Baker – You Don’t Know What Love Is
The Velvet Underground – Femme Fatale
Lou Reed – Vicious
The Troggs – With A Girl Like You
Beck – Earthquake Weather
Angus And Julia Stone – Mango Tree
‘Lone Driver’ will be released on 11th May.