It may be a compilation by definition, but Resort is as cohesive and, crucially, infectious as any great debut album should be.
The wraith-like airiness that clung to PJ Harvey's last LP has been replaced by melodies that feel more urgent, and that are unafraid to embrace dissonance
It’s probably less than the sum of its parts overall, but lower your expectations and Minor Victories is an interesting proposition nonetheless
Lashing back? Or just lashing out? It’s not entirely clear who’s giving or receiving here – but it’s a pummelling either way
The LA good-time-bringers’ debut album may have been surprise released, but the strength of its contents is no less than expected.
Listening to Writing Of Blues And Yellows, it’s really no surprise that Billie Marten has been doing this since the age of eight
Gately’s irrepressible enthusiasm provides an infectious energy that runs throughout this playful debut set
A curious taste of what might come next, and just so happens to serve as a suitably bleak accompaniment to the utter state of the world.
A stargazer's fantasy of club music, intended for escapism and immersion through detail-rich layers.
This is CYMBALS relaxing into their identity, breaking down barriers and seeking new beginnings.
Cameron's morphed into character again, but the world this time around is a much murkier one.
Like with all Maus albums it feels as if you are seeing a vast, dystopic cityscape in the reflection of a river, so that nothing is distinct but all is more beautiful for it.
With all the jittery unease and anxious nervous energy that currently pervades the world, it feels like these times are calling for a band like No Age.
Using a myriad of stylistic leaps, Power blows from hot afro-futuristic jams to cold Squarepusher- esque hooks.
Fans of Daughter will be pleased to hear Ex:Re is packed full of chilling emotion, driven by the haunting brilliance of Tonra's unmistakable vocal and themes of heartache and drunken rants.
West African percussion meets pioneering Detroit drum patterns in the pair's first collaborative release.
"a perfect slice of pop-punk perfection" We listened to the new Martha album.
At once a comforting and curious listen, Reward is an excellent album from an artist finally getting the recognition she deserves.
Marking the sixth studio album since the band’s formation, shoegaze pioneers Ride return this month with an outstanding twelve-track release.
There are few bands around who pack as much to think about into a few short lyrics too.
Here, Souleyman’s singing seems to revel in the time and space to create something fragile.