Born and raised in Falkirk, Scotland, Malcolm Middleton first found fame as a prominent member of Scottish lo-fi folk group Arab Strap. Middleton's solo career, which he ran alongside Arab Strap until their split in 2006, has provided a perfect outlet for his personal, harrowing and heartfelt songwriting.
'While his morale languishes somewhere in a cold Falkirk bedsit, melodically his songs whoop from mountain peaks.'
Observer Music Monthly
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