Glam Gang Magazine

The Cairo Gang — Untouchable (God?)

Untouchable plays as a dream interpretation of what radio used to sound like — but really never did — channeling glam rock’s showbiz drama, jangle pop’s emotional sentiment and punk’s detached cool in equal doses. Known for his session man skills and live collaborations with Will Oldham, Beth Orton, Angel Olson and others, The Cairo Gang’s primary informant, multi-instrumentalist Emmett Kelly delivers a bumper-free concise set of proper band-sounding, foggily familiar stylistic contradictions.

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