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Friendly Fires drop 'Pala'

Friendly Fires | Pala

For a densely layered, expertly produced dance-rock album, this second full-length from British three-piece Friendly Fires is perplexingly bland.
XL (2011)
By CARRIE BATTAN  |  June 03, 2011

Three on the floor

Their homonymous debut album in tow, Friendly Fires made news last July when they were shortlisted for the 2009 Mercury Prize, the English-music-industry accolade that brings with it £20,000 to one native artist or group.
Friendly Fires find life after hardcore
By REYAN ALI  |  December 04, 2009