Felix Hagan & The Family 'Attention Seeker' album cover

‘Attention Seeker’ by Felix Hagan & The Family (Album)

January 19, 2018 in Music Reviews

These theatrical glam rockers have already won the hearts and minds of fans, even picking up some famous admirers, too… Tags: , , , ,

Jim Ghedi 'A Hymn For Ancient Land' album cover

‘A Hymn For Ancient Land’ by Jim Ghedi (Album)

January 17, 2018 in Music Reviews

As much of a sociogeographical journey as an album, these skilful compositions reveal the landscapes that inspired their birth Artists… Tags: , , ,

Circumnavigate 'When Worlds Collide' album cover

‘When Worlds Collide’ by Circumnavigate (Album)

January 12, 2018 in Music Reviews

Blow away winter’s cobwebs with this promising versatile four-piece, who’s debut album will without a doubt surprise you beyond belief… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Brona McVittie 'We Are The Wildlife' album cover art

‘We Are The Wildlife’ by Brona McVittie (Album)

January 8, 2018 in Music Reviews

With her own compositions and reworked traditional arrangements, this Irish harpist has conjured up a debut album of serious quality… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Jeremy Bass 'The Greatest Fire' album cover

‘The Greatest Fire’ by Jeremy Bass (Album)

January 3, 2018 in Music Reviews

Though occasionally slipping into the prosaic, this songwriter and classically trained guitarist finds his own voice by the album’s end… Tags: , ,

Barenaked Ladies 'Fake Nudes' album cover

‘Fake Nudes’ by Barenaked Ladies (Album)

December 18, 2017 in Music Reviews

One of Canada’s most famous exports return with album number 15, a reminder that they have never really left us… Tags: , , ,

Jaya The Cat 'A Good Day For The Damned' album

‘A Good Day For The Damned’ by Jaya The Cat (Album)

December 13, 2017 in Music Reviews

One of the hardest working bands in music return with another fine album packed with songs full of raw emotion… Tags: , , , , , , ,

The Jam '1977' cover preview

‘1977’ by The Jam (Box Set)

December 4, 2017 in Music Reviews

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of The Jam’s debut album and its follow-up, USM-Polydor release a five-disc special edition set… Tags: , , ,

HAWK 'Can't Explain/Below' single

‘Can’t Explain/Below’ by HAWK (Single)

November 29, 2017 in Music Reviews

Two songs that call-out the lack of progress of women’s rights in today’s world, labeling it embarrassing, which it is… Tags: , ,

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds 'Who Built The Moon' album cover

‘Who Built The Moon?’ By Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds (Album)

November 24, 2017 in Music Reviews

The former Oasis man returns with a stunning new album that finds him in surprisingly euphoric form. Consider us impressed… Tags: , , , , ,

Turnpike Troubadours 'A Long Way From Your Heart' album cover

‘A Long Way From Your Heart’ by Turnpike Troubadours (Album)

November 20, 2017 in Music Reviews

The fourth album from these rootsy Oklahoma rockers is an enticing marriage of classic character-driven storytelling and dramatically powerful musicianship… Tags: , , , ,

Chris Gantry 'At The House Of Cash' album cover

‘At The House Of Cash’ by Chris Gantry (Album)

November 16, 2017 in Music Reviews

Recorded back in 1973, this album still sounds fresher than any other country release you’re likely to hear this year… Tags: , , ,

Bootsy Collins 'World Wide Funk' album

‘World Wide Funk’ by Bootsy Collins (Album)

October 27, 2017 in Music Reviews

A true icon of his genre is back with his star-shaped bass, a heap of famous guests and ‘the funk’… Tags: , , , , , ,

Even A Tree Can Shed Tears: Japanese Folk & Rock 1969 - 1973

‘Even A Tree Can Shed Tears: Japanese Folk & Rock 1969-73’ (Album)

October 20, 2017 in Music Reviews

The first in an exciting series of compilations exploring Japanese music is an enthralling collection of folk and rock songs… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Gold Class 'Drum' album artwork

‘Drum’ by Gold Class (Album)

October 18, 2017 in Music Reviews

Australian punk four-piece bring the world their record of defiance, written from a vulnerable place, lost in a dark world… Tags: , , ,

Girl Ray 'Earl Grey' album artwork

‘Earl Grey’ by Girl Ray (Album)

October 13, 2017 in Music Reviews

The road to adulthood is fraught with dramas and despair. Girl Ray document everything in a unique and refreshing way… Tags: , , , , , ,

Esther Joy 'Psychic Tears' EP artwork

‘Psychic Tears’ by Esther Joy (EP)

October 11, 2017 in Music Reviews

This London-based songwriter and producer doesn’t stay in one place for too long and her latest EP tells us why… Tags: , , ,

Siv Jakobsen 'The Nordic Mellow' album artwork

‘The Nordic Mellow’ by Siv Jakobsen (Album)

October 7, 2017 in Music Reviews

It’s clear this Norwegian singer knows the pain and anguish of loss; it lives in her music and poetic lyrics… Tags: , , , , ,

Charmpit 'Jelly' EP artwork

‘Jelly’ by Charmpit (EP)

October 3, 2017 in Music Reviews

This impressive Californian pop-punk band has crossed the Atlantic to deliver bright harmonies and sparkle to the UK and Europe… Tags: , , , ,

Fairport Convention 'Come All Ye – The First 10 Years' album cover

‘Come All Ye – The First 10 Years’ by Fairport Convention (Album)

October 1, 2017 in Music Reviews

This extensive collection features classics and dozens of unreleased tracks from the early days of the British folk rock pioneers… Tags: , , , , , ,