Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Metronomy - The English Riviera at Discogs. Complete your Metronomy collection. Possibly a little early to be wheeling out 'album of the year'-type assertions, but with The English Riviera Joseph Mount has set the bar nice and. Joseph Mount, the man behind Metronomy, hails from Totnes in Devon. You'd never have guessed it from the locationless indie-disco of his. The English Riviera Tracklist. 1 More Metronomy albums. Nights Out (10th Anniversary Edition). · Summer Show all albums by Metronomy. sophomore release from this Electronic outfit, the brainchild of Joseph Mount. While the blend of modern Electronica and a slight '70s Prog Rock feel may. Paul MacInnes: In returning to his roots, Joe Mount pursued a more pastoral direction for Metronomy's third album – and found his voice. The English Riviera is the third studio album by English synthpop band Metronomy, released in the United Kingdom on 8 April by Because Music. Metacritic Music Reviews, The English Riviera by Metronomy, The third album for the electronic band was produced by its lead singer, Joseph. Former blog-house band has fully transitioned into a sleek, urbane pop-rock outfit, taking polished cues from Steely Dan and Phoenix. Devonshire, England's Metronomy have traveled an impressive stylistic distance in the short span of three albums. The group began in as glitchy.