This is a great little band from Glasgow that lays down a mellow vibe that reminds me of The Dream Academy. Underachievers is their second album, and it’s the one that brought them some attention stateside. Check it out:
Doesn’t that belong in a John Hughes movie?
Camera Obscura is still kicking around, and are actually playing some US dates in July 2014. You can get the latest at their website.
Expect to pay 15-20 bucks for this one on vinyl. Happy hunting.