Likenesses to Freddy Ruppert’s works under the This song is a mess but so am I name is probably more apt, given the absence of anything like the Nika upon any of the track, but there’s also a definite hint of Xiu Xiu in many of the tracks fuzzy cyber-breakdowns. However, to simple view this in the context of other works would be to overlook what an supremely talented accomplishment this is – seemingly detached from the kind of scene that would breed this kind of noise, Table has excelled. Whilst there are countless singer songwriters who are more than happy to spill their heart, there are very few that can come to the heartbreaking, isolated qualities strung oput throughout 26 minutes on ‘We are no longer the same’. It sounds like a technological apocalypse being mourning by a man in a cold abandoned building in eastern Europe, and it’s absolutely glorious.
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