Homeshake – Helium // Album Review

Homeshake goes from strength- to-strength and it’s a treat to float away with Helium.

Fat White Family // Live Review

We went to see the new Sheffield residents, Fat White Family, road test their evolution as they escape the grip of London-bound addiction with an hour-long performance at The Lexington to kick off their 2019.

AJ Tracey – AJ Tracey // Album Review

Indeed, that’s exactly what makes his debut album so emphatic – AJ is able to stretch, to absorb new influences, while remaining completely true to himself.

Swervedriver – Future Ruins // Album Review

Sadly, Swervedriver 2.0 won’t trouble their status as criminally overlooked indie behemoths of the early 90s.

Odette – To A Stranger // Album Review

Odette- To A Stranger, out 8th February 2019Odette has been hovering in the ether of the internet for some time. Having been working on...

Buke And Gase – Scholars // Album Review

A record of hypnotising eclecticism, Scholars is a striking testament to the duo's sublime talent.

Patti Smith // Live Review

For her intimate show at The Roundhouse in Camden, Patti Smith proudly showed of one of her greatest achievements, motherhood, as it was a truly intimate family affair when she took to the stage for her night of the In The Round series.

Fatima // Live Review

In a city where neo-soul is thriving, it could be difficult for an artist to really stand out. However, the talent, charisma and versatility that Fatima displays makes her a truly unique force. Therefore, it came as no surprise that her performance at The Roundhouse in Camden went down an absolute hit.

ROCKAWAY BEACH // LIVE REVIEW

"What better way to kick off 2019?" David Brooks reviews Rockaway Beach festival...

The Twilight Sad – It Won’t Be Like This All The...

The material is claustrophobic – it's The Twilight Sad after all – yet a few moments of hope can distilled for those with the disposition to search through the darkness.

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.

Maggie Rogers – Heard It In A Past Life // Album...

Rogers has since welded rootsy sounds with propulsive electronics. The result is a debut album that's unmistakably pop but crafted using creative, natural sound...

Swindle – No More Normal // Album Review

An appreciation for jazz and funk has coursed through Swindle’s music since the very start and his latest project, No More Normal, continues that love affair with a unique cross-section of UK music talent.

Cate Le Bon // Live Review

Without her usual jagged guitar and driving rhythm section, Le Bon’s voice becomes centre-focus. Read our review from her live show at Kings Place.

Sharon Van Etten – Remind Me Tomorrow // Album Review

Remind Me Tomorrow is a diverse collection of muscular songs that traverse nostalgia, depression, love, motherhood, and more with new-found confidence.

Gigs of the Year // 2018

2018: the year that changed the way we look at live shows. We take a look back at some of our favourite live performances from David Byrne, Christine & The Queens, Janelle Monáe and more. 

Foxwarren – Foxwarren // Album Review

A gem in its genre, Foxwarren's debut adds further evidence to Shauf's often-overlooked talent as both a singer and a songwriter.

Charlotte Gainsbourg // Live Review

We went to see Charlotte Gainsbourg at KOKO on 11th December.

Lubomyr Melnyk – Fallen Trees // Album Review

Melnyk is one pianist that could outmanoeuvre Nils Frahm in a thumb-wrestling contest.

Laura Gibson – Goners // Album Review

Despite the album's gentle fragility, Laura manages to perfectly capture the spontaneity behind sadness as the listener surfs through bouts of her personal process in this album...

Rukhsana Merrise – Child // Album Review

After teasing a fans with singles, west London’s rising singer-songwriter Rukhsana Merrise releases Child, in the first part of her anticipated two-part album Child O Today.