Danny Wright


Future Islands – The Far Field // Album Review

This is pop music filtered through a shimmering, melancholic gauze.

Grandaddy // Interview

Ahead of the eagerly anticipated Last Place, Jason Lytle discusses going back to Grandaddy school.

Tim Darcy // Interview

"We’re at an inhuman moment - there’s a total lack of compassion and greed and power dominate."

Beetlebum // 20 Years On

Danny Wright looks back on Blur's Beetlebum 20 years later

Pavo Pavo – Young Narrator In The Breakers // Album Review

Young Narrator In The Breakers floats by gorgeously - and it’s that deftness in the songwriting that helps the album be more than a mere amalgamation of its influences

Simple Things // Festival Review

A brilliantly surreal and diverse line up, a mash up of indie, hip-hop and electronica, with all the jagged pieces somehow fitting together.

Jenny Hval // Interview

Danny Wright sits down with the fascinating Jenny Hval ahead of her new album, Blood Bitch

Factory Floor – 25 25 // Album Review

Born out of a desire to capture the raw energy of their live shows, 25 25's songs spark and nag and needle away, making your body jam involuntarily and your head throb

Metronomy // Interview

As Metronomy release their latest album Summer 08, Danny Wright catches up with frontman Joe Mount to talk about how far the band has come

Beck // Live

They want him to take them somewhere else, and he delivers; we are getting the hits tonight.

Whitney // Interview

Danny Wright catches up with the Chicago duo over a game of antifascist football in East London

Brian Wilson // Live Review

A history and musical brilliance and a thousand hearts melting all at once.

Gold Panda // Interview

Danny Wright sits down with Gold Panda to talk Japan, and his new album Good Luck And Do Your Best

Ought // Live Review

Tonight’s set sees plenty of tease and tension, through to ragged absolution

Suuns – Hold/Still // Album Review

Suuns’ sonic journey over three albums is an intriguing one: a fascinating story of dissolving sounds and erosion

Iggy Pop – Post Pop Depression // Album Review

Final album or not, Iggy Pop certainly hasn’t lost the knack of delivering a brilliantly savage missive

Animal Collective // Interview

Danny Wright catches up with the Baltimore trio ahead of their masterpiece of a new album, Painting With

Joanna Newsom – Divers // Album Review

Divers is a record which highlights a wildly creative imagination, provides deft musical touches and deals in dense symbolism and references

Autre Ne Veut – Age Of Transparency // Album Review

Angelic gospel choirs, joyous handclaps, sermon-like falsetto – Autre Ne Veut's latest feels transcendental rather than emptily transparent

Girl Band – Holding Hands With Jamie

This isn’t an easy listen. But what Girl Band have made is the bold and ambitious statement of a band capable of anything. Inventive, ferocious, relentless. If you’ve been looking for An Important Band in your life, they are it.

LA Priest – Inji // Album Review

Inji is a strange but beautiful beast, a glowing journey into a space, bizarre landscape, showing off an eccentric and inventive mind - one seemingly brimming with out-of-the-ordinary ideas

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