Simone Scott Warren


Eleanor Friedberger – Rebound // Album Review

There are some suitably jagged guitars, but it's very synth heavy; a more film soundtrack-ready affair.

Daphne & Celeste – Daphne & Celeste Save The World //...

But it's been 18 years. None of us are young anymore. Not even them.

Ezra Furman – Transangelic Exodus // Album Review

Although there's a shift from the indie-doo-wop of 2015's Perpetual Motion People – this is more aggressive in tone – Furman is still rooted in the same Lou Reed garage rock vein.

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.

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