Jack Urwin


William Tyler – Goes West // Album Review

...it's the soundtrack of open roads at dusk, and the work of an artist who seems to reach higher peaks with each new offering, and shows no signs of slowing down.

Titus Andronicus – A Productive Cough // Album Review

Now on their fifth album, and the first since Trump came to power, frontman Patrick Stickles is exploring his homeland's current divisions alongside his own personal turmoil through the warm lens of the 1970s.

The Prettiots // Listen

There’s something very current about The Prettiots, and their music is hugely reflective of their youth.

What’s In A Name?

Jack Urwin talks the importance of a name when it comes to bands.

Tigercub // In Short

Win Tickets to see Tiger Cub at Barfly! We get to know them a little better first

Jaakko Eino Kalevi // In Short

We caught up with Jaakko Eino Kalevi for all the usual In Short questions, to get you in the mood for his astounding live show which, you know, you really should get yourself to.

The Soft Moon // In Short

The Soft Moon talks to us ahead of his London show at Electrowerkz this week

Cristobal And The Sea – Sugar Now // Album Review

Sugar Now doesn’t merely appropriate the sounds of various regions, but demonstrates actual, lived experiences ­- and it’s all the stronger for it

Vessels // In Short

We caught up with the Leeds five-piece responsible for compelling electronic wizardry and talked about when they nearly hit Stephen Hawking with their car

Best Friends – Hot. Reckless. Totally Insane // Album Review

A triumphant record of fuzz-laden bright melodies and nods towards that pre-9/11 era when everything was fun and chill

Pile // In Short

Boston's brilliant Pile are coming to London so we catch up with them ahead of that and implore you to go see them

The Mountain Goats // Interview

John Darnielle speaks to Jack Urwin about wrestling and why Beat The Champ is his favourite Mountain Goats record to date

Dalton – Dalton // Album Review

Dalton’s debut album is drawn together and contextualised by the presence of thoroughly brilliant songwriting throughout

Krill // In Short

We caught up with the Boston trio ahead of their UK tour to talk meeting Jon Hamm and playing in awful jazz combos

Alex G – DSU // Album Review

Offering something new with every listen, DSU may well be the year’s most genuinely exciting and, ultimately, rewarding album

The Hold Steady // Live Review

the best part of a decade I abstained from seeing the Hold Steady felt worth the wait for this drunken one night stand.

Gnarwolves // Interview

Gnarwolves talk to us about their incredible new album, growing up in Cornwall and supporting Blink 182

Yip Deceiver – Medallius // Album Review

Yip Deceiver remind us - much like their Kevin Barnes-fronted alma mater - that at its core, electronic music is still a hell of a lot of fun

Brooklyn Brewery Mash London // Preview

Masters of craft beer Brooklyn Brewery are bringing their week-long Mash tour back to London, kicking off on July 26th across various venues

The Forest & The Trees – Missions // Album Review

At its core, Missions reminds us of the power that pop music yields to delve into our deepest emotions, wrench at our tear ducts and get us dancing

The Hold Steady – Teeth Dreams | Album Review

Teeth Dreams delivers everything we’ve come to expect: it’s about as surprising as watching a rerun of Friends, but as deeply comforting too.

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