Aaron Lee Tasjan

Interview: Aaron Lee Tasjan

July 23, 2019 in Features, Interviews

The Americana troubadour talks us through his influences, the making of his latest album, and the voices in his head…


The Week In Review (20-26 Feb)

February 26, 2017 in News

We round-up the last week in music, including news you might’ve missed, our #SongOfTheDay playlist and Classic Of The Week…

Bruce Soord album cover

‘Bruce Soord’ by Bruce Soord (Album)

November 26, 2015 in Music

The beautifully contemplative debut solo album from The Pineapple Thief frontman is bound to surprise and delight in equal measure…

Mercury Rev

Interview: Mercury Rev’s Jonathan Donahue

September 29, 2015 in Features, Interviews

Ahead of the release of their first album in seven years, we caught up with the legendary Mercury Rev frontman…

Diego Davidenko 'It Isn’t Home' album cover

‘It Isn’t Home’ by Diego Davidenko (Album)

August 28, 2015 in Music

The soft acoustic debut album from Argentinian songwriter Diego Davidenko finds him disconnected and alienated in his adopted homeland, America…

Gengahr A Dream Outside

A Dream Outside by Gengahr (Album)

June 3, 2015 in Music

On debut album ‘A Dream Outside’, London quartet Gengahr set themselves up to be alt-rock’s next darlings. Or do they?…

Elliott Smith

Elliot Smith documentary to be released on DVD

May 25, 2015 in News

‘Heaven Adores You’, the documentary about the late Elliott Smith, will be released on DVD and Blu-ray in the summer…

The Elusive Yes by Ryan Hobler

The Elusive Yes by Ryan Hobler (Album)

January 10, 2015 in Music

Already released as singles, this collection of beautifully written songs becomes even more effective when put together as an album…

Rich Men Poor Men Good

Rich Men Poor Men Good Men by Koria Kitten Riot (Album)

October 13, 2014 in Music

Helsinki five piece Koria Kitten Riot trade in an indie-folk world that’s filled not with streaming eyes, but beaming smiles…

Hey Sleeper

Gone For Ten Fingers by Hey, Sleeper (EP)

December 3, 2013 in Music

Hey, Sleeper recalls a time when the indie-folk singer-songwriter was re-established in pop music, reminding us that some things never…

Rhyming Dictionary

Good Rhymes Bad Rhymes

June 3, 2012 in Features

Ten great lyrical couplets that have inspired, stimulated and entertained us over the years… and ten that sadly have not!…

Elliott Smith

Appreciating the songs of… Elliott Smith

May 21, 2012 in Features

The first in an occasional series in which Songwriting ponders the unique talents of the finest lyricists in modern music…