Bishop Nehru – Elevators: Act I & II // Album Review

It could be suggested that while Nehru isn’t doing anything particularly groundbreaking, Elevators Act I & II still sounds good.

Cloud – Plays With Fire // Album Review

Exploring the patches of brightness and shadow flickering between inside and outside, self and other, Plays With Fire is the experience of lying on your bed, mid-afternoon, lamenting the end of summer.

Rae Morris – Someone Out There // Album Review

A technicolored, varied collection of songs that drifts between electronic-pop hits and intimate ballads.

King Krule – The OOZ // Album Review

...a dreamlike journey into his subconscious that builds on the Hitchcockian world of his debut while adding more Cronenberg horrors.

LCD Soundsystem – American Dream // Album Review

Breaking new ground or on the decline like Arcade Fire? Gemma Samways and Danny Wright dissect one of the year's biggest releases.

Kelela – Take Me Apart // Album Review

Kelela takes from the rich and gives R&B back its gusto. 

Sløtface – Try Not To Freak Out // Album Review

Equal parts thoughtful to reckless, Sløtface triumph with a blowout of fiercely fun pop tunes.

Cloakroom – Time Well // Album Review

The album's glacial sparsity does sound jarring in the middle of summer, but they’ve always been a band of blending dynamics.

Marin – Only Echoes // EP Review

The release showcases the fluidity of her vocal, at home driven by a drumbeat and immersive synths.

Kane Strang – Two Hearts And No Brain // Album Review

With his often deadpan delivery, and always sharp lyrics, Strang captivates and charms with less than cheery subject matter.

Yoke Lore – Goodpain // EP Review

Going by the moniker of Yoke Lore, Brooklyn singer-songwriter Adrian Galvin has managed to impress with atmospheric beats and plush vocals on his latest EP.

Rips – Rips // Album Review

Rips is a self-reflective litany of personal failings; a stream of consciousness on frustrations with self and society.

Lorde – Melodrama // Album Review

Lorde's new album full of heartbreak and Melodrama reviewed by Rhian Daly

Cigarettes After Sex – Cigarettes After Sex // Album Review

Instrumentally the record is pleasant enough, if a little uninspired.

Pumarosa – The Witch // Album Review

Pumarosa have achieved something envied by all artists alike: carving out their own, attributable sound.

Los Angeles Police Department – Los Angeles Police Department // Album Review

Ryan Pollie’s lyrics are enigmatic and all at once dramatic, romantic and abstract.

Kelly Lee Owens – Kelly Lee Owens // Album Review

A stargazer's fantasy of club music, intended for escapism and immersion through detail-rich layers.

Los Campesinos! – Sick Scenes // Album Review

Los Campesinos! are back and thankfully, they’re on full- throttle form.

Loyle Carner – Yesterday’s Gone // Album Review

Carner has that knack of telling everyday stories through a unique perspective, one that turns the ear and intrigues.

LVL UP – Return to Love // Album Review

LVL UP’s Return to Love – their third LP and Sub Pop debut – is the result a truly collaborative effort.

patten – Ψ // Album Review

While nothing can compete with their live show, Ψ is an electrifying reminder of what patten can create

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