There’s still time to nominate local icons for Best of D.C.

Releasing this comeback album of Madchester-damaged postpunk now is a slightly better idea than not releasing it was in 1993, if only so the world can hear Martin Bramah at his most mind-blown: “Look again/What do you see?/A rainbow of crystal sound/In a drop of sunbeam.” Whoa. —Leonard Roberge