There’s an authentic feeling to the music here: a refreshing win for artistic integrity. It’s a bit of gamble, and risks alienating many a hipster fan, but in broadening their horizons, Mumford & Sons avoid turning into the musical caricature that had seemed almost inevitable.


The new video shows Liam, Keith, Maxim and Sleaford Mod’s front man Jason Williamson as fans have come to know and love them: hanging out in a disused shop in North London, upfront and unapologetic.