Elizabeth Preston EP sleeve

‘Elizabeth Preston’ by Elizabeth Preston (EP)

August 1, 2017 in Music Reviews

On this loopy cellist’s debut, each song starts with a grain of an idea before turning into something more textured… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Kill West 'Gush' album artwork

‘Gush’ by Kill West (Album)

July 26, 2017 in Music Reviews

Straight Outta Argentina; this four-piece are looking to build upon the exposure that their debut album received with this follow-up… Tags: , , , , , ,

Jonathan Jackson + Enation 'Anthems For The Apocalypse' album artwork by Richard Lee Jackson

‘Anthems For The Apocalypse’ by Jonathan Jackson + Enation (Album)

July 19, 2017 in Music Reviews

The ‘Nashville’ actor and his band return with another offering of anthemic rock music packed with both riffs and emotion… Tags: , , ,

Frankie Oliver 'Here I Am' album artwork

‘Here I Am’ by Frankie Oliver (Album)

July 18, 2017 in Music Reviews

Signed to Island Records during the 90s as a reggae artist, this London cabbie returns with a new soul album… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Chuck Berry 'Chuck' album artwork

‘Chuck’ by Chuck Berry (Album)

July 16, 2017 in Music Reviews

On his last album, the iconic rock ‘n’ roll star proves that he was rocking right until the very end… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

88 Fingers Louie 'Thank You For Being A Friend' album artwork

‘Thank You For Being a Friend’ by 88 Fingers Louie (Album)

July 10, 2017 in Music Reviews

19 years is a long time between albums; some fans weren’t even alive. But now 88 Fingers Louie are back… Tags: , , , , , ,

Fleet Foxes 'Crack-Up' album artwork

‘Crack-Up’ by Fleet Foxes (Album)

July 6, 2017 in Music Reviews

Robin Pecknold and the gang finally return with an ambitious new album of meandering alt-folk that’s well worth the wait… Tags: , , , , , ,

Sammy Brue 'I Am Nice' album artwork

‘I Am Nice’ by Sammy Brue (Album)

July 4, 2017 in Music Reviews

This singer-songwriter is making the country and Americana scene his own. But can the talented 16-year-old take the world, too?… Tags: , , ,

Animal House 'Hot Bodies' EP artwork

‘Hot Bodies’ by Animal House (EP)

June 30, 2017 in Music Reviews

Animal House have swapped their native Australia for the UK and their vibrant, colourful guitar-pop music will make you dance… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Lady Antebellum 'Heartbreak' album cover

‘Heartbreak’ by Lady Antebellum (Album)

June 26, 2017 in Music Reviews

With solo itches now fully scratched, the country-pop giants have regrouped and return with a strong and personal new record… Tags: , , , , ,

Oscar Dowling 'Free And Easy' album cover

‘Free And Easy’ by Oscar Dowling (Album)

June 23, 2017 in Music Reviews

Auckland-based Oscar Dowling, formerly of the noted indie-pop group New Gum Sarn, bares all on his melancholic debut solo album… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Whetherman 'This Land' album cover

‘This Land’ by Whetherman (Album)

June 18, 2017 in Music Reviews

It’s well worth listening to troubadour Nicholas Williams as he ponders the state of America on this nomadic folk record… Tags: , , , , ,

Placebo 'Life’s What You Make It' single cover

‘Life’s What You Make It’ by Placebo (Single)

June 15, 2017 in Music Reviews

The androgynous rock legends return with a surprising and thought-provoking new single, video and tour. But what should we expect?… Tags: , , ,

Love Ssega 'Hot Electrolytes' single cover

‘Hot Electrolytes’ by Love Ssega (Single)

June 14, 2017 in Music Reviews

The British-Ugandan’s latest track is a burst of fast-paced pop which promises to raise eyebrows and get your foot tapping… Tags: , , , , ,

Circe's Diner 'Who Dare's' single cover

‘Who Dare’s’ by Circe’s Diner (Single)

June 9, 2017 in Music Reviews

With their unique timing and exquisite harmonies, this Bristol-based duo have used their voices to create an enchanting alt-folk moment… Tags: , , , ,

Sea Pinks 'Watercourse' album cover

‘Watercourse’ by Sea Pinks (Album)

June 5, 2017 in Music Reviews

The sixth album from Belfast’s dream-pop three-piece Sea Pinks is a bittersweet outing of jangling guitars, but with some surprises… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Little Steven 'Soulfire' album cover

‘Soulfire’ by Little Steven (Album)

June 5, 2017 in Music Reviews

Legendary artist Steven Van Zandt’s first solo album in nearly two decades sees him revisiting some of his finest songs… Tags: , , , , ,

Maria Kelly 'The Things I Should' EP artwork

‘The Things I Should’ by Maria Kelly (EP)

May 29, 2017 in Music Reviews

After releasing a string of singles, Maria Kelly brings honesty and ethereal vibes to the table on her debut EP… Tags: , ,

...And The Hangnails ‘DOG’ album sleeve

‘DOG’ by …And The Hangnails (Album)

May 28, 2017 in Music Reviews

Steven Reid and Martyn Fillingham are like two musical scientists striving to find the perfect formula – they might’ve succeeded… Tags: , , , ,

Dig Deeper 'Stars Tonight' EP artwork

‘Stars Tonight’ by Dig Deeper (EP)

May 22, 2017 in Music Reviews

The new EP from Einar, Øystein, Jørgen and Raymond is a welcoming remedy of expansive alt-rock that invites everyone in… Tags: , , , ,