I could um and ah about what my favourite band really is, but if you measure it by how much of their catalogue I own, it’s the Fall by a long stretch. “Paint Work”, with its slightly off chords, mumbling journal entries and accidental tape cut-ups of tv documentaries, is still as good as it sounded when I first heard it.
[extremely Gen-X student imitating Mark E Smith voice] and sometimes they say “Hey! Mark! You’re spoiling all the paint work”