Behind The Light, received a 4 Star review in Uncut and was hailed as “A gorgeous wallow in one way love”. “Delicate, mesmeric beauty” and ”A shimmering widescreen Soundscape”.
Described by The LA Weekly as producing “Melodies so lush they could drink a concrete statue of Oliver Reed under the table” Breathless play shimmering Space Rock soundscapes and love lost laments merging the haunting desolation of Low with the explosive crescendos and brooding atmospherics of Spiritualized and early Pink Floyd. Breathless’ singer Dominic Appleton is also well known for his work with This Mortal Coil, contributing lead vocals on both Filigree And Shadow and Blood.
What the press say about Breathless
“ For believers in the beauty of loneliness” **** Q
“Firmament splicing guitar buoyed up by the voice of an angel vocals”
“Desolate Romanticism...Outstanding” The Wire
“A lovely tearful noise” The Times
“Melancholy Delights” Time Out
“The group shimmer darkly” The Observer
“Exquisite melancholic indie pop” The Guardian
“Staggering like the very best bits of Ladies And Gentlemen We are Floating In Space with more strobe lights” Top