New Sounds 2015: After a storming 2014, with increasingly excellent tracks out, Layla is set to have a fantastic 2015
We caught up with Nicholas ahead of his show supporting Sinkane tonight at Oslo to get to know him a little better.
The best new music this week, collected into one handy playlist. November 2014. Track of the Week: Monster Rally & Jay Stone - Recollection
‘I’m so fancy, you already know’ coos Lou Barlow as another Sebadoh show implodes around him….
This frisky outlet for their inner-prog demons might allow The Flaming Lips to get back to those giant sad pop explosions that made us love them so much
Like the map Janice gives Cady in Mean Girls, Summer Camp’s soundtrack guides you through the film’s first-day nerves,
The best new music this week, collected into one handy playlist. May 2014. Track of the Week: 1987 - Michelle
We went to check out the Pizza Underground launching Pizza shop 'Yard Sale Pizza' in Clapton and it was insane.
It’s time for a far wider recognition of Gruff Rhys' incredible talent, his live show a night to savour and treasure; bubbling over with warmth, wit and ingenuity
The disbelief, ire and spiky rage with which Damon used to kick back against inertia seems to have been replaced by an exhausted resignation
You’ve got to feel for Malkmus a bit; he knows what we want, we want the songs that rhyme “venison” and “Tennyson”
The Summer Camp live show always does everything great shows do; all the uplifting bits, all the heartbreak bits and all the bits that make your feet move.
In these Rayna James inspired times - with flannel shirts and broad Texan accents firmly back on the agenda - a re-imagining of what we once, half-embarrassed, called Alt.Country seems way overdue.
Corsica Studios - 15/6/13 I'll admit I didn't catch all of James Holden's set to celebrate the release of his glorious new album, The Inheritors....
Merge // June 4th ‘Last Summer’, the 2011 solo debut born amidst the hiatus/combustion of Fiery Furnaces, remained puzzlingly undiscovered by the record-downloading public. This...
Wampire - Curiosity Polyvinyl Records // May 14th If ‘Curiosity’ is a welding job of big-hitting indierock influences from the other side of The Atlantic, it’s...
Guards - In Guards We Trust Partisan Records // April 29th On the face of it - and boy, is it ever a pretty face -...
Rhye Woman Polydor // March 4th People are going to hear this, and they’re going to say 'dinner party', they’re going to say this is the...
Amateur Best Rough Trade East // February 8thNestled deep within the Rough Trade store, Amateur Best's Joe Flory makes light of the slightly incongruous habitat...