Lisa Knapp Hidden Seam

Hidden Seam by Lisa Knapp (Album)

September 24, 2013 in Music

Lisa Knapp unveils new album ‘Hidden Seam’ and reveals a vocal elasticity that brings to mind Iceland’s most famous songwriter…

Dog Bite LA EP

LA EP by Dog Bite (EP)

September 24, 2013 in Music

Rising Atlanta four-piece Dog Bite create music that fans of the brilliant Diiv will find both familiar and near irresistible…

Agnes Obel Aventine

Aventine by Agnes Obel (Album)

September 24, 2013 in Music

Agnes Obel offers fans a record that’s haunting, beautiful and a little sinister, on the follow-up to debut album ‘Philharmonics’…

The Beach Boys - Made In California

Made In California by The Beach Boys (Anthology)

September 20, 2013 in Music

Six-disc retrospective on the geniuses of vocal-harmony, charting their rollercoaster ride from California surfin’ to studio psychedelia and back again…

City Rising From The Ashes by Deltron 3030 (EP)

September 14, 2013 in Music

The excellent Deltron 3030 offer a tantalising glimpse of things to come with their ‘City Rising From The Ashes’ EP…

Big Heart by Ski Lodge (Album)

September 11, 2013 in Music

Fans of the movement back towards heartfelt, achingly catchy indie-pop are in for a treat with Ski Lodge’s ‘Big Heart’…

Songs Of Lies & Deceit by The Lucid Dream (Album)

September 10, 2013 in Music

Debut album from the Carlisle-based psychedelic revivalists who wear their influences proudly on the paisley sleeves they don’t actually wear……

The Outs Right Or Wrong

Right Or Wrong by The Outs (Single)

August 31, 2013 in Music

Brazilian retro-rockers The Outs brazenly hark back to the days when Oasis reimagined the works of others in glorious rebellion.…

Emma's Imagination Underway

Underway by Emma’s Imagination (EP)

August 23, 2013 in Music

Can Emma’s Imagination avoid the dreaded ‘sophomore slump’ on ‘Underway’, the follow-up to her chart-busting 2011 debut album ‘Stand Still’?…

Kiran Leonard Dear Lincoln

Dear Lincoln by Kiran Leonard (Single)

August 23, 2013 in Music

‘Dear Lincoln’ effortlessly crams more ideas into a breathless 111 seconds than some artists can manage in their entire career…

The Dodos Carrier

Carrier by The Dodos (Album)

August 23, 2013 in Music

With their fifth long-player ‘Carrier’, The Dodos produce the most mature and assured work in their fine catalogue to date…

swim deep where the heaven are we sleeve

Where The Heaven Are We by Swim Deep (Album)

August 15, 2013 in Music

Birmingham upstarts Swim Deep meld the frosty melodies of The Cure with The Stone Roses’ languid rhythms on their debut…

Sultanov by Sultanov

Sultanov by Sultanov (Album)

August 7, 2013 in Music

Moscow-based Azerbaijani delivers his debut with one eye on the 1980s and another on his burgeoning career as an artist…

Nina Nesbitt Way In The World

Way In The World by Nina Nesbitt (EP)

July 19, 2013 in Music

On EP #5, Scottish indie-folk songwriter Nina Nesbitt displays a songwriting maturity that suggest success is just around the corner…

Loren Benjamin EP

Loren Benjamin by Loren Benjamin (EP)

July 18, 2013 in Music

Emerging 23-year-old singer-songwriter from Brooklyn bears his soul with this debut release before a full-length album due later this year…

Classic Album Selection by The Style Council (Anthology)

July 18, 2013 in Music

All six studio albums by Weller’s post-Jam outfit get reissued in boxset form – and what a package it is…

Capsules Northern Lights & Southern Skies

Northern Lights & Southern Skies by The Capsules (Album)

July 10, 2013 in Music

Former Shallow vocalist and her bass-playing spouse release another collection of moody pop songs with ‘Northern Lights & Southern Skies’…

Caitlin Mahoney west for a while

West For A While by Caitlin Mahoney (EP)

July 5, 2013 in Music

‘West For A While’ sees New York-based songwriter Caitlin Mahoney writing folk that is both skilled and inescapably current he…

Major Arcana by Speedy Ortiz (Album)

July 5, 2013 in Music

Speedy Ortiz suggest they have what it takes to be at the forefront of modern indie-rock with their excellent debut…

James Younger - Feelin American

Feelin’ American by James Younger (Album)

July 3, 2013 in Music

Lovers of the post-punk revival take note: regardless of what nationality you’re feelin’, this’ll give you a new wave of…

Three Kings High Tell 'Em Lies

Tell ‘Em Lies by Three Kings High (EP)

June 29, 2013 in Music

This six-piece Bristol outfit impress with an EP that mixes up influences from rock, soul, funk, hip-hop and more besides……

Omar - The Man

The Man by Omar (Album)

June 26, 2013 in Music

The man once dubbed the father of British of neo soul is back with a new LP on Freestyle Records…