Contributor Louisa Dixon

Billy Nomates - CACTI

Billy Nomates - CACTI

There’s still that personable rawness to her production, but her vocal offers warmth.

January 11, 2023 7:55am

Mykki Blanco - Stay Close To Music

Mykki Blanco - Stay Close To Music

For all ‘Stay Close To Music’ isn’t afraid to get weird, what’s really notable is just how straightforward it can be.

October 12, 2022 7:56am

Broken Bells - Into The Blue

Broken Bells - Into The Blue

Like the pair swapping mixtapes; a little ‘60s psych here, some ‘70s soul there, with a smidge of ‘80s R&B between.

October 6, 2022 7:51am

Chloe Moriondo - Suckerpunch

Chloe Moriondo - Suckerpunch

There are plenty of good ideas across ‘Suckerpunch’. It just could’ve done with fewer bad ones.

October 6, 2022 7:50am

Wunderhorse - Cub

Wunderhorse - Cub

‘Cub’ sounds more the work of a wizened troubadour than a twenty-something’s debut album.

October 5, 2022 7:56am

Ibeyi - Spell 31

Ibeyi - Spell 31

Exploring identities past and present playfully, and with immediacy.

May 6, 2022 7:54am

Daniel Rossen - You Belong There

Daniel Rossen - You Belong There

Definitely an acquired taste for those who Grizzly Bear’s less immediate side already ticks multiple boxes, but for those it’s surely a win.

April 6, 2022 7:49am

Christian Lee Hutson - Quitters

Christian Lee Hutson - Quitters

Somewhere between his distinguished pals’ trademarks is a decent place to start in such a way on his fourth full-length.

April 1, 2022 7:52am

Viji - Cali

Viji - Cali

An artist still finding her feet.

March 9, 2022 7:57am

Dog Unit - Turn Right And Right Again

Dog Unit - Turn Right And Right Again

For those who favour a slither of expansive post-rock on their metaphorical musical toast, there’s plenty here to get excited for.

March 9, 2022 7:51am

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