Alice Mortimer


Mad Cool Festival // Preview

Welcome to Madrid's riff-heavy weekender, Mad Cool Festival.

Malena Zavala // In Short

We get to know the creative force behind the hypnotic vocal and trailblazing artistry of Malena Zavala.

Thyla // In Short

We get to know your new favourite dynamic alt-rock dazzlers, Brighton four-piece, Thyla.

Trudy and the Romance // Live Review

Trudy’s drunken brand of 50s pop delivers those let-your-hair-down Friday night feels to a packed-out crowd of post-work drinkers.

Sløtface – Try Not To Freak Out // Album Review

Equal parts thoughtful to reckless, Sløtface triumph with a blowout of fiercely fun pop tunes.

Strange Hellos // Interview

Hailing from the small city of Bergen, the power-pop quartet join a flurry of fresh-generation Scandi-pop

Latitude // Festival Review

Latitude takes the opportunity of its twelfth edition to further verify its liberal, family-friendly superiority.

Latitude // Preview

As Latitude approaches its twelfth edition, we give you our top picks from this year’s ever-enchanting weekender.

Ariana and the Rose // In Short

Cosmic synth-pop talent Ariana and the Rose is making waves both sides of the Atlantic with her cool-girl pop beats.

Superfood // Interview

We talk to Superfood ahead of their tour and with their new single Double Dutch out on Dirty Hit now

Wyldest // In Short

We chat to Wyldest ahead of their 'A Night Of Celebrating Women In The Music Industry' show with a host of great bands

Estrons // Live Review

Fuckboy-inspired favourite ‘I’m Not Your Girl’ creates a lasting impression of Estrons as a band kicking patriarchy in the nuts (and making some pretty fine melodies whilst doing so).

Declan McKenna // Interview

“Oh my god, there’s a boy genius! He just wrote a catchy pop song!”

The Regrettes – Feel Your Feelings Fool! // Album Review

The quartet don’t attempt to mature ahead of their time, instead proudly presenting a brash voice of socially aware and self-empowered youth.

ZOOEY – The Drifters // Album Review

London-based Bordeaux duo ZOOEY take us through eleven tracks of kick-back ambience with their debut daydream project, The Drifters.

Crystal Fighters // Live Review

Crystal Fighters bring their tribal energy to a sold-out Brixton Academy for a night of inspiriting celebration and fast-footed favourites.

HONNE // Live Review

London-based duo HONNE bring their polished collection of smooth electronic-soul to Camden’s Roundhouse.

Empire of the Sun – Two Vines // Album Review

Sci-fi productions glitter throughout, but melodically, it simply lacks.

Every Now & Then – Jagwar Ma // Album Review

Every Now & Then is beautifully textured in sublime layers of synth, rhythmic guitar and backbeat, creating glorious atmospheric dreampop.

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