Pablo Nouvelle sleeve

You Do Me Wrong by Pablo Nouvelle (Single)

August 7, 2012 in Music

Recently, Dogtanion mixed Radiohead with UK garage influences. Now Pablo Nouvelle mixes the Radiohead of ‘Amnesiac’ with trip-hop and soul…

CYRK II

CYRK II by Cate Le Bon (EP)

July 24, 2012 in Music

The older sister of Cate Le Bon’s acclaimed ‘CYRK’ squirrels its way into listeners’ heads with unflinching, yet serene, honesty…

Dogtanion Japan

Japan by Dogtanion (Album)

July 18, 2012 in Music

Dogtanion poses the question ‘Does a fusion of UK garage and Radiohead work’? The answer, happily, is an emphatic ‘Yes’…

The Summer Is Empty Of Idiots EP

The Summer Is Empty Of Idiots by The Pictish Trail (EP)

July 18, 2012 in Music

Johnny ‘Pictish Trail’ Lynch divorces Bright Eyes from their inherent sadness and instils his music with the jauntiness of Eels…

David's Lyre - Picture Of Our Youth

Picture Of Our Youth by David’s Lyre (Album)

June 26, 2012 in Music

David’s Lyre is the product of too many glasses of wine shared between Bombay Bicycle Club and early 80s pop…

The Magnetic North - Orney

Orkney: Symphony Of The Magnetic North by The Magnetic North (Album)

June 18, 2012 in Music

Erland Cooper and Simon Tong of Erland And The Carnival unite with Hannah Peel on this beautiful Orkney concept album.…

Fossil Collective - Let It Go

Let It Go by Fossil Collective (EP)

June 17, 2012 in Music

Do the latest in the line of folk revivalists let go of the past and offer something new? Let’s see.…

Gentle Mystics

Gentle Mystics by Gentle Mystics (Album)

June 12, 2012 in Music

Here we delve into some sinister Anglo-Balkan carnival vibes and are pleasantly surprised to find this sounds very pleasant indeed!…

Dana Buoy - Summer Bodies

Summer Bodies by Dana Buoy (Album)

June 6, 2012 in Music

Sunny calypso pop, synth-laden melodies and blissful vocal harmonies – could this be the perfect summer album? Here’s the forecast…

Lee Hazlewood: The LHI Years

The LHI Years by Lee Hazlewood (Album)

May 31, 2012 in Music

A collection of buried solo treasure from a man generally better known as Duane Eddy’s producer and Nancy Sinatra’s songwriter…

Mac DeMarco cover

Rock And Roll Nightclub by Mac DeMarco (Album)

May 24, 2012 in Music

The Canadian songwriter channels The Smiths and Sonic Youth for this debut long-player. It’s not all late ’80s revivalism though.…

Cate Le Bon CYRK packshot

CYRK by Cate Le Bon (Album)

May 24, 2012 in Music

Beautiful melodies, reminiscent of the Eels and Belle & Sebastian, with crisp chords and Cate Le Bon’s unique, accented vocals…

The Trypes Music For Neighbors cover

Music For Neighbours by The Trypes (Album)

May 24, 2012 in Music

Associates of the ‘paisley underground’ scene, The Trypes layer psychedelia over jangling guitars and twee synth lines I wasn’t there…

Nick Waterhouse Time's All Gone cover

Time’s All Gone by Nick Waterhouse (Album)

May 24, 2012 in Music

Nick Waterhouse feels the pang of this joy and plays R&B as it used to be. As it should be.…

Lee Fields 'Faithful Man' cover

Faithful Man by Lee Fields (Album)

May 24, 2012 in Music

Sounds like a modern record that could also have been made in the 1970s. And this is a good thing.…