Badly Drawn Boy – Hour of the Bewilderbeast (2000)
Chalk another one up for the greatest musical city: those Mancunians continue to impress.
There are flashes of brilliance (opening french horn intro & track 9) and few temptations to skip.
As a Man U footballer, BDB might not start. He would be an ideal member of the dependable supporting cast, coming off the bench to protect the lead.