Contributor Jenessa Williams

Wolf Alice: Full Throttle

Wolf Alice: Full Throttle

With ‘Blue Weekend’, Wolf Alice are proving that the best bands don’t always have to shout the loudest. Their finest work yet, DIY dives deep into the joy of getting comfortable with your own voice…

June 4, 2021 3:30pm

cleopatrick - BUMMER

cleopatrick - BUMMER

Not everything about ‘BUMMER’ is fully perfected just yet, but there’s plenty to feel upbeat about.

June 3, 2021 7:55am

Olivia Rodrigo – Sour

Olivia Rodrigo – Sour

A youthful tour through heartbreak angst that only falters when it plays too safe. 

May 21, 2021 5:00am

Behind The Curtain: Black Honey

Behind The Curtain: Black Honey

Black Honey have never been ones to think small, and on ‘Written & Directed’ their flights of fancy are out in full force. Izzy B. Phillips unpacks the rich world that makes up the band’s second.

March 19, 2021 3:21pm

slowthai - TYRON

slowthai - TYRON

A remarkably efficient job of reclaiming his own narrative.

February 11, 2021 8:00am

Class of 2021: Pa Salieu

Class of 2021: Pa Salieu

From Coventry to magazine covers across the country, Pa Salieu is the undeniable force shaking up the face of British rap.

December 6, 2020 12:00pm

A Quiet Revolution: Michael Kiwanuka

A Quiet Revolution: Michael Kiwanuka

With his most recent, Hyundai Mercury Prize-winning album, Michael offered up his most spectacular record yet. Now, as the year draws to a close, he reflects on what’s been a strange one for us all.

November 16, 2020 10:45am

Marika Hackman - Covers

Marika Hackman - Covers

The soft, rounded edges that she uses recall the colour palette of her debut.

November 12, 2020 7:58am

mxmtoon - dusk

mxmtoon - dusk

By knowing her audience and growing with them, toon’s time is unmistakeably now.

October 1, 2020 7:55am

Sad13 - Haunted Painting

Sad13 - Haunted Painting

If anybody has access to a higher power of divine survival witchcraft, it’s Sad13.

September 24, 2020 7:59am

IDLES – Ultra Mono

IDLES – Ultra Mono

It’s an excellent message to stand for, but a big mantle to carry.

September 24, 2020 7:55am