The 286 are a London based musical collective brought together when Spencer Hannabuss posted an advert on the internet for classical musicians to join his band. Time Immemorial is The 286’s first single to be released this year, and the blend of finger-picked guitar is likely to bring to mind ‘Blackbird’, ‘She’s Leaving Home’, and, if out ears don’t deceive us, a little bit of ‘She’. A song, then, with influences – but pretty enough in its own right.
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Sure, I could climb high in a tree, or go to Skye on my holiday. I could be happy. All I really want is the excitement of first hearing The Byrds, the amazement of decades of Dylan's music, or the thrill of seeing a band like The Long Ryders live. That's not much to ask, is it?