Genre: Alternative/Alt. Rock, pop, rock
Any journey to a heart of darkness requires a sturdy boat, and Youth Group – a band never afraid to circumnavigate the glowering cliffs and rocky shoals of the human heart – needed, to paraphrase Roy Scheider in Jaws, a bigger boat for the bold voyage of their fourth album, The Night Is Ours.
For Youth Group, that boat was the MV Cape Don, a decommissioned ship that from 1963 until the early 1980s supplied lighthouse keepers on the Australian coastline. The band was scouring Sydney and environs for a dis…