Contributor Joe Goggins

The Natvral - Tethers

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The Natvral - Tethers

One of the most remarkable transformations we’ve seen from a songwriter in recent years.

April 1, 2021 7:58am

The Antlers - Green To Gold

Reviews / Album

The Antlers - Green To Gold

It feels like the opening of a new chapter, rather than the closing of the last one.

March 25, 2021 7:59am

Adult Mom - Driver

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Adult Mom - Driver

If it were as easy as Adult Mom makes it sound to write pop gems this endearing in their honesty, everybody would be doing it.

March 4, 2021 7:57am

Arab Strap - As Days Get Dark

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Arab Strap - As Days Get Dark

The vivid, often lurid portraits Aidan Moffat paints of the society around him feel more vital than ever.

March 4, 2021 7:56am

Maxïmo Park - Nature Always Wins

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Maxïmo Park - Nature Always Wins

There’s no upturning of the band’s musical blueprint, but their social conscience has earned them a third act.

February 25, 2021 7:55am

EUT - Party Time

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EUT - Party Time

What a treat to hear a rock record so upbeat, so unsullied by the world around it.

February 18, 2021 7:56am

Together In Electronic Dreams: Bicep

Features / Interviews

Together In Electronic Dreams: Bicep

Bicep’s ‘Isles’ is the ultimate anti-2021 release: an electronic record made for the club that celebrates cultural unity and diversity. It’s exactly the album to give us all some much-needed hope.

February 15, 2021 12:42pm

Kiwi Jr - Cooler Returns

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Kiwi Jr - Cooler Returns

The sound of Kiwi Jr moving forwards, planting their own flag in the power-pop ground.

January 21, 2021 7:57am