Kaleem Taylor // Live Review

There’s always been something about Kaleem but tonight it’s clear this could be his year.

YARD: Open Air Club // Review

YARD: Open Air Club returned to Motion, one of the UK's best clubs, for its second successive year with a huge day of dancing in the sunshine, courtesy of some of the finest house and techno selectors.

Fatai // Live Review

Fatai is one of the few artists who manage to make the show about the audience, and not about herself. We went to see her live at the Borderline.

Santi // Live Review

"With featured artists Shane Eagle, Tomi Agape, and Amaarae all coming on stage to join a victorious looking Santi who asked the crowd to go crazy for this one, mosh pits were formed and gun fingers were skanked" - we review Santi's debut London show.

Review // Spectrals – Sob Story

Spectrals - Sob Story Wichita // June 3rd Spectrals (Louis Jones to his friends) fluttered into shot a couple of years ago boasting an array of...

Review // Joanna Gruesome – Weird Sister

Fortuna Pop! // September 9th Working quietly under the radar for the past few years, eager ears have finally started pricking up for Joanna Gruesome...

Warpaint – Warpaint // Album Review

Apart from a growing maturity and confidence as a band, in many ways the foursome are still very much working within their trademark sound

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.

Mazes – Wooden Aquarium // Album Review

Schenke has brought a buoyant, beefy clout to Mazes’ most cohesive collection yet.

Korallreven – Second Comin’ // Album Review

Second Comin' feels a smidgen disjointed, but it's likely, however, that you'll be dancing far too hard to care

Songhoy Blues – Music in Exile // Album Review

Strip ‘Music In Exile’ of all context and what’s left is a funky, fiery, addictive record

Brawlers – Romantic Errors Of Our Youth // Album Review

If you’re looking for your new favourite punk band, then you’ve probably found them

The Parrots – Weed For The Parrots // Album Review

The Parrots are blessing our ears with the kind of endearing grit and edginess that will bring this burgeoning Madrid scene to a wider audience still

Ducktails – St Catherine // Album Review

Mondanile takes us on a journey that at it’s core is about love, from its honeymoon beginnings to its inevitable end.

Hooton Tennis Club – Highest Point In Cliff Town // Album...

None of that can take away from the undeniable wit of this band, and even in the most unremarkable phases of this record they display a knack for making their personality shine through.

Lusts – Illuminations // Album Review

Bursting out of Leicester in a shower of squall drenched reverb, Lusts are an amalgamation of every different indie cornerstone from the past thirty years

Woods – City Sun Eater In The River Of Light //...

City Sun Eater In The River Of Light reaffirms the band hasn’t run out of steam yet, instead emphasising and improving on their best elements

Virgin Kids – Greasewheel // Album Review

This is an intriguing and entertaining first full-length offering, but one which feels more like a prologue, not quite chapter one.

Anohni – Hopelessness // Album Review

If there’s any small comfort to be taken from this music, it’s that if you too are paralysed by the inescapable shiteness of everything, ANOHNI knows how you feel

Less Win // Album

Big Oil Records - June 24th Like Joy Division and Gang of Four before them, Less Win have the knack for reflecting the kind of...

Cymbals Eat Guitars – Pretty Years // Album Review

Pretty Years finds Cymbals Eat Guitars continuing their journey as one of the best rock acts around