Georgia – Georgia // Album Review

Georgia’s long player is a startlingly brilliant debut: organic, fiercely so, and bristling with swaggering arrogance.

Wolf Alice // Live Review

they end with a flourish of 'Bros', 'Blush' and 'Fluffy'. Three blistering tracks that came good on past promise. You wouldn't bet against the same thing happening again.

Review // Younghusband – Dromes

Sonic Cathedral - September 16th With tantalising vocals, distorted guitars and gentle synthesisers as the musical building blocks, Younghusband’s longplay effort is one of consistent...

Du Blonde – Welcome Back To Milk // Album Review

heart-ravaged Du Blonde and has reconfigured her musical armoury into an angry melancholic spear with an edge that’s familiar, pop-wise, and in touch with her folky-melody roots

Mr Jukes – God First // Album Review

First and foremost, this is an album with its roots deep in the hip-hop culture of sampling.


an impressive compilation of smooth vocal work, laid-back rhythms and dreamy guitars.

Honne // Album Review

Honne's recent body of work ‘Love Me/ Love Me Not’ is the sophomore album that fans have been waiting for...

Swet Shop Boys – Cashmere // Album Review

The many stylistic elements at play here serve as a reflection of the pair's British-American Indian-Pakistani cross-cultural bond, delving into their lives as prominent brown men in the Western world that wants their downfall

Wild Beasts – Present Tense // Album Review

They haven’t turned into the Klaxons or anything, it’s more that the band have just grabbed some big beats to liven things up.

Angel Olsen – Burn Your Fire For No Witness // Album...

Angel Olsen hits new heights on her second solo album.

Belle & Sebastian – Girls In Peacetime Want To Dance //...

A gorgeous album of grown-up pop that proves the phrase ‘guilty pleasure’ is the domain of those already dead inside.

A Winged Victory for the Sullen // Live Review

performing at the far loftier locale of the Guildhall School by the Barbican, returning as fully recognised, world-class composers

Courtney Barnett – Sometimes I Sit And Think, And Sometimes I...

Barnett’s debut album is a resounding success chiefly because she’s one of the most lyrical and endearing recording artists around.

Yung Lean // Live Review

I’d love to say Yung Lean and his clique are just some talentless fame obsessed Tumblr fuckboys but I’d be wrong.

Tim Darcy – Saturday Night // Album Review

A poetic pop record haunted by abstract and obtuse folk influences at every turn.

Alice Russell // Live Review

"The nine-piece band provided both shimmering vocal harmonies and tight, jazzy grooves, making the venue feel more like a New Orleans’ nightclub than somewhere in wintry, rainy London."

Helen Love – Smash Hits // Album Review

The best thing about Helen Love is that amidst the over-the-top chaos, there’s always a hint of irony – take them too seriously, and you’re simply missing the point

Daphni – FABRICLIVE 93 // Album Review

A salivating prospect for any fan or fabric devotee.

Emilie Nicolas – Like I’m A Warrior // Album Review

Marrying a sweet-as-honey vocal with intricate, James Blake-esque production and seductive themes, Like I'm A Warrior yanks on heartstrings, induces tears and clenches somehow all at once

Protomartyr // Live Review

Ending with a cathartic rendition of ‘I’ll Take That Pause’, Casey and band have proven themselves adept at this showbiz lark.

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers – Hypnotic Eye // Album review

a return to form that thankfully buries the memory of the corny The Last DJ and the exhausted blues pastiche of Mojo to another era.