Peggy Sue – Choir of Echoes // Album Review

‘Choir Of Echoes’ matches their trend of consistently outdoing their former effort...

Raw Power Weekender // Live Review

A review of the incredible second ever Raw Power Weekender at Tufnell Park Dome by Geoff Cowart

The Magic Gang // Live Review

The Magic Gang are enjoying themselves every bit as much as – perhaps even more so than – the legions of devout followers they’ve already amassed

Sheer Mag – Compilation LP // Album Review

On the whole though, Sheer Mag don’t have anything to offer that we haven’t already heard before

Lyla Foy – Mirrors The Sky // Album Review

A gorgeous debut that establishes Lyla Foy as a precocious talent with a very bright future ahead

Axes – Glory // Album Review

if you’re looking for something fun, something colourful with a touch more euphoria than you’re regular math rock outfit, Glory will be as equally pleasing to your earholes.

Shura – Nothing’s Real // Album Review

Nothing’s Real she says, but out of unreal early attention we find a very real artist indeed

Sudakistan – Caballo Negro // Album Review

Sudakistan have built themselves a reputation as one of the best live bands in Sweden

Los Campesinos! // Live Review

By the time the band came to play what was a four song encore, the hardcore were hard to tell from the Los Campesinos!

Ben UFO // Live Review

XOYO continues its tradition of vital residencies.

Puma Blue // Live Review

Puma for the cagey, twitchy power of singer/head-honcho Jacob Allen. Blue for the feels you get when listening to his sexy falsetto .
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Hinds // Live Review

And as they make abundantly clear on stage, this is what the whole thing is about, having fun.

Wife – What’s Between // Album Review

an album produced by The Haxan Cloak was never going to be kittens and ukuleles. Fitting snuggly and without fuss in Tri-angle’s oeuvre.

The Field – The Follower // Album Review

The Field pushes, pulls and layers loops within an inch of their lives, his hard-edged techno still as commanding as ever

First Aid Kit – Stay Gold // Album Review

Another serene record from the wonderfully talented First Aid Kit, who are undoubtedly set to Stay Gold for many years to come

Rose Elinor Dougall – Stellular // Album Review

There’s sanctuary and hope offered in this album, and you’d be foolish to not accept it

Akua Naru – The Blackest Joy // Album Review

Displaying the strength in the history of the oppressed, sampling James Baldwin, celebrating Serena and Venus Williams, Naru works to educate and inform as she raps and rhymes within the intricate instrumentation.

Wolf Alice – Visions Of A Life // Album Review

At a time when bemoaning the lack of British guitar bands was becoming cliché, the London four - fronted by the increasingly assured charisma of Ellie Rowsell - were a beacon of hope.

Fear of Men // Live Review

flipping over the table of expectation with a set that’s as compellingly engaging as it is endearingly dreamy.

FFS – FFS // Album Review

The angular art-rock of Franz suits the lyrical arch­-witticism and theatrical flourishes of the Mael brothers, a genuinely excellent collaboration

Metronomy // Live Review

Metronomy are at their most charming, at their most wistfully endearing, when their understated quirks shuffle to centre stage.