Contributor Joe Goggins

DIIV - Deceiver

Reviews / Album

DIIV - Deceiver

‘Deceiver’ is Cole’s first truly clear-eyed artistic statement - it’s also his most mature.

October 3, 2019 7:56am

LIFE - A Picture Of Good Health

Reviews / Album

LIFE - A Picture Of Good Health

They’re hitting their stride just as the Brexit void looms. Accordingly, this record is indispensable.

September 20, 2019 8:00am

Health and Happiness: LIFE

Features / Interviews

Health and Happiness: LIFE

For years, Hull’s LIFE have sat on the peripheries, but recently their socially-charged punk has started to resonate further out. We meet the band in their hometown in the year that it all went right.

September 16, 2019 12:24pm

Fionn Regan - Cala

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Fionn Regan - Cala

There’s a sort of stately, rolling beauty to the pace of the album.

August 9, 2019 7:51am

Why? - AOKOHIO

Reviews / Album

Why? - AOKOHIO

Yoni drops his sometimes coy, sometimes inscrutable persona of the past in order to let us in on a period of anxious self-reflection.

August 9, 2019 7:50am

Dude York - Falling

Reviews / Album

Dude York - Falling

Big guitar-pop at fizzing pace is again order of the day.

July 26, 2019 7:59am

Jesca Hoop - Stonechild

Reviews / Album

Jesca Hoop - Stonechild

An exercise in top-level songwriting, stately and intelligent.

July 5, 2019 7:55am

Back Like Eight Track: Avey Tare

Features / Interviews

Back Like Eight Track: Avey Tare

With new album ‘Cows on Hourglass Pond’, Dave Portner proves just how effective you can be when you keep things simple.

May 21, 2019 1:00pm