Contributor Ben Tipple

Lynks - Smash Hits Vol. 2

Reviews / EP

Lynks - Smash Hits Vol. 2

A record that simultaneously fully embraces their individuality and exposes their fragility.

January 27, 2021 8:00am

Class of 2021: PVA

Features / Interviews

Class of 2021: PVA

Treading the line between the gig and the club, PVA are bringing a new type of euphoria to the live stage.

December 15, 2020 2:44pm

Taylor Swift - evermore

Reviews / Album

Taylor Swift - evermore

Both albums showcase Taylor as an unrivalled lyrical force.

December 14, 2020 10:33am

MOURN – Self Worth

Reviews / Album

MOURN – Self Worth

MOURN have embraced the uncontrollable chaos in order to find their own relief, as messy as that may be.

October 29, 2020 7:57am

Nothing - The Great Dismal

Reviews / Album

Nothing – The Great Dismal

On a record that outwardly calls for the end of us, there’s plenty to live for, even if it’s simply the subtle beauty of Nothing.

October 29, 2020 7:56am

Touché Amoré - Lament

Reviews / Album

Touché Amoré - Lament

Touché Amoré continue to reinvent the very foundations of hardcore.

October 8, 2020 7:58am

Deftones - Ohms

Reviews / Album

Deftones - Ohms

If any of Deftones’ previous records are guilty of lacking focus, ‘Ohms’ is certainly safe from future vitriol.

September 24, 2020 8:00am

Pillow Queens - In Waiting

Reviews / Album

Pillow Queens - In Waiting

Pillow Queens are outwardly frustrated but comfortable in themselves, and their sound succeeds in finding the often-untapped ground between the two.

September 24, 2020 7:58am

Sufjan Stevens - The Ascension

Reviews / Album

Sufjan Stevens - The Ascension

Not so much a call to arms as an exploration of the individual’s ability to disassociate from the norm.

September 24, 2020 7:57am

Into it. Over It. - Figure

Reviews / Album

Into it. Over It. - Figure

Both lyrically and musically it looks backwards to move forwards.

September 17, 2020 7:56am