Orville Peck – Pony // Album Review

We review the forthcoming LP, Pony, from the enigmatic cowboy, Orville Peck.

Helado Negro – This Is How You Smile // Album Review

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.

CHAI – Punk // Album Review

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.

HEALTH – Vol. 4 :: Slaves Of Fear // Album Review

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.

Jessica Pratt – Quiet Signs // Album Review

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.

Hockeysmith – Tears At My Age // EP Review

Now, with Annie Hockeysmith continuing without guitarist Georgie, she’s produced an EP that keeps experimentation alive but introduces flushes of pop.

Mercury Rev – Bobbie Gentry’s The Delta Sweete Revisited // Album Review

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.

Gum Takes Tooth – Arrow // Album Review

The duo have created a wild landscape where you forget where you’ve been and can’t see where you’re going.

Julia Jacklin – Crushing // Album Review

...Jacklin's latest release Crushing is an emotive time-capsule that solidifies the singer's identity and radiates an impeccable sense of self- assurance.

Sneaks – Highway Hypnosis // Album Review

Highway Hypnosis veers between diluted versions of 90s rave culture and bass-heavy hip-hop.

Elder Island – The Omnitone Collection // Album Review

This album pulses with vibrant life.

Chaka Kahn // Album Review

Our review of Chaka Kahn's new album, Hello Happiness.

Homeshake – Helium // Album Review

Homeshake goes from strength- to-strength and it’s a treat to float away with Helium.

AJ Tracey – AJ Tracey // Album Review

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.

Noname – Room 25 // Album Review

We listened to Noname's impressive follow up album, Room 25

Tirzah – Devotion // Album Review

We delve into how Tirzah has made the album of the year… and how it’s like Blonde

Popcaan – Forever // Review

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.

Kali Uchis – Isolation // Album Review

Isolation feels like a project of love, as it glides across genres, dropping hit singles along the way.

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.

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