We review the forthcoming LP, Pony, from the enigmatic cowboy, Orville Peck.
If, like me, you consider steel drums to be the most joyful instrument on the planet, then you’ll probably concur that Roberto Carlos Lange’s ability to make them resonate with sweet melancholia on ‘Imagining What To Do’ neatly sums up the rich and sumptuous experience of This Is How You Smile.
Merging the kawaii influence and positivity of their debut album, Pink, with a powerful and unapologetic feminist standpoint, the Japanese four- piece solidify their concept of self-expression and perfect imperfection without holding anything back.
Following on from 2015's Death Magic, Vol. 4 still packs a fair punch, but once more redraws the lines of what to expect from this atypical heavy band in 2019.
Pratt's third album is that rare thing, where the music is so preternatural that it's almost impossible to understand how the musician got there.
Now, with Annie Hockeysmith continuing without guitarist Georgie, she’s produced an EP that keeps experimentation alive but introduces flushes of pop.
The idea of one artist reproducing the work of another isn’t new, but put all thoughts of Ryan Adam’s reworking of T Swift’s 1989 to one side, because Mercury Rev’s loving tribute to Bobbie Gentry’s flop 1968 masterwork is something else.
The duo have created a wild landscape where you forget where you’ve been and can’t see where you’re going.
...Jacklin's latest release Crushing is an emotive time-capsule that solidifies the singer's identity and radiates an impeccable sense of self- assurance.
Highway Hypnosis veers between diluted versions of 90s rave culture and bass-heavy hip-hop.
This album pulses with vibrant life.
Our review of Chaka Kahn's new album, Hello Happiness.
Homeshake goes from strength- to-strength and it’s a treat to float away with Helium.
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.
We listened to Noname's impressive follow up album, Room 25
We delve into how Tirzah has made the album of the year… and how it’s like Blonde
It instinctively feels like Popcaan has just recently clicked into top gear and has no intention of slowing down, read our review of his new record Forever.
Isolation feels like a project of love, as it glides across genres, dropping hit singles along the way.
It could be suggested that while Nehru isn’t doing anything particularly groundbreaking, Elevators Act I & II still sounds good.
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.
A technicolored, varied collection of songs that drifts between electronic-pop hits and intimate ballads.