Album: Peloton (1998)
The band named themselves after Tour de France winning cyclist Pedro Delgado.
While failing to earn the same critical notoriety and cultish devotion lavished upon countrymen Belle & Sebastian or Mogwai, the Delgados were in many respects the true epicenter of the contemporary Scottish pop renaissance. more
Peloton is an eclectic offering that travels beyond the sphere of pop. This dynamic album manifests itself as a layered exploration of different pop genres, fluctuating unpredictably -- but with precision and a masterful discipline -- from one end of the pop spectrum to the next. more