Simone Scott Warren


The Go! Team – Semicircle // Album Review

Their fifth outing, Semicircle is another unashamedly joyful affair, from the opening Morse code of 'Mayday' to the brass band belter 'Semicircle Song'.

Ider // New Sounds 2018

New sounds 2018 and Ider are some of the most talented songwriters around, beautiful harmonies, incredible melodies, all with a dark edge

Diet Cig // Interview

Revisit our brilliant Cover Story with Diet Cig.

Tricky // Interview

On latest album Ununiform, Tricky has unearthed a newfound freedom that results in some of his most poignant work to date.

Slowdive // Live Review

If tonight is designed to prove the detractors from all those years ago completely wrong, then without question the mission is complete.

Los Campesinos! – Sick Scenes // Album Review

Los Campesinos! are back and thankfully, they’re on full- throttle form.

Los Campesinos! – Sick Scenes // Album Review

Los Campesinos! are back and thankfully, they’re on full- throttle form.

New Sounds of 2017 // Cosima

We talk to Cosima for our Sounds of 2017 feature

Diana – Familiar Touch // Album Review

Familiar Touch might not be enough of a step up from their debut but expect to find Diana gracing those End Of Year lists nonetheless

The Wave Pictures // Interview

“Nothing I like is popular,” declares Dave Tattersall, guitarist and frontman for The Wave Pictures, huddled over a pint in the corner of a cosy Stoke Newington boozer, flanked by his bandmates Franic Rozycki and Jonny Helm.

Mirrors Festival // Review

We've had a smashing day, Mirrors Festival. On reflection, pretty damn good.

Latitude Festival // Live

This is Latitude. This is not your average festival.

Clams Casino // Interview

Simone Scott Warren sits down with one of the most accomplished producers today to talk his own debut

Minor Victories – Minor Victories // Album Review

It’s probably less than the sum of its parts overall, but lower your expectations and Minor Victories is an interesting proposition nonetheless

The Charlatans // Live Review

The Charlatans are busy flicking the switch that turns you into a 15 year old dancing around your bedroom.

Kate Boy // Interview

Simone Scott Warren sits down with Aussie/Scandi electro-pop outfit Kate Boy to discuss their long-time-coming debut album One

El Vy – Return To The Moon // Album Review

Stepping out from the confines of indie behemoths The National, Matt Berninger and Menomena's Brent Knopf unleash El Vy’s debut

Frankie & The Heartstrings – Decency // Album Review

Frankie & The Heartstrings' latest is decent enough, but essentially more of the same, and ultimately a bit forgettable for it.

FFS – FFS // Album Review

The angular art-rock of Franz suits the lyrical arch­-witticism and theatrical flourishes of the Mael brothers, a genuinely excellent collaboration

Ride // Live Review

If you wanted to pinpoint the moment where our cold hearts melt into a puddle on the floor, it's right here, in the middle where everything goes properly mental.

Joanna Gruesome – Peanut Butter // Album Review

The only flaw here is that, clocking in at under 25 minutes, Peanut Butter is a bit too short