Liam Gallagher / John Squire

Liam Gallagher / John Squire

Liam Gallagher / John Squire

What an exciting collaboration between Liam Gallagher and John Squire! The announcement of a fully recorded album as a duo is sure to generate tremendous anticipation among fans of both artists. The blend of the ex-Oasis frontman and the former Stone Roses guitarist promises a fusion of their distinct musical styles and influences.

The early description of the album's sound, with raw, crunching production, heavy Britpop elements, and nods to blues, garage, and psych-rock, paints an intriguing picture. The mention of a touchstone in the Beatles' pop-psychedelia era adds an extra layer of excitement for fans of classic British rock.

It's also interesting to see the involvement of super producer and pop songwriter Greg Kurstin and drummer Joey Waronker in the project, bringing additional musical expertise to the collaboration.

The release of the first single, "Just Another Rainbow," on January 5th will likely build anticipation for the full album. The song's description as evoking the Stone Roses' "Waterfall" and featuring a spirited solo from Squire adds to the intrigue.

Fans can look forward to the album release and, in the meantime, can pre-order the single from the definitely maybe. The collaboration between Gallagher and Squire adds another exciting chapter to the musical legacy of Manchester, known for its influential and collaborative music scene.