Contributor Bella Martin

Whitney - SPARK

Whitney - SPARK

A jarring change: not one from that familiar warmth to icy cold, but only halfway, a sort of uncomfortable mild chill.

September 14, 2022 7:50am

Tracks: Björk, Sorry, Blackstarkids and more

Tracks:

The biggest and best new songs from the week that was.

September 9, 2022 6:00pm

Santigold - Spirituals

Santigold - Spirituals

Not so much reigniting the spark that drew so many to her sound first time around, but a decent job of drawing a line from old to new and updating it.

September 7, 2022 7:55am

Röyksopp - Profound Mysteries

Röyksopp - Profound Mysteries

Whether underselling ‘Profound Mysteries’ as a standalone record, or over-egging its peripheral bells and whistles, there’s still much to enjoy about Röyksopp’s sixth.

April 29, 2022 7:55am

Baby Dave - Monkey Brain

Baby Dave - Monkey Brain

It successfully cements the singer firmly in his specific lineage: that from Mike Skinner to Suggs; Ray Davies to Damon Albarn.

April 22, 2022 7:57am

BENEE - Lychee

BENEE - Lychee

The seven-track EP sees the New Zealander showing off a sound that’s distinctly her own.

March 4, 2022 7:57am