Contributor Louisa Dixon

Wicketkeeper - Shonk

Reviews / Album

Wicketkeeper - Shonk

There’s a swathe of listeners for whom this is very much IT.

October 15, 2020 12:53pm

Hayden Thorpe - Aerial Songs

Reviews / EP

Hayden Thorpe - Aerial Songs

Think the singer’s more reflective moments as opposed to the full-on swagger of Wild Beasts’ latter output.

October 15, 2020 7:54am

Jónsi – Shiver

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Jónsi – Shiver

While ‘Shiver’ isn’t exactly the epitome of batshit some might’ve hoped for, it does have its moments.

October 2, 2020 7:54am

Aluna - Renaissance

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Aluna - Renaissance

Aluna’s singular vision is never in doubt.

August 27, 2020 7:57am

The Ninth Wave - Happy Days!

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The Ninth Wave - Happy Days!

It takes the producer’s day job’s affinity for taking cues from the dancefloor to hypnotic effect.

July 30, 2020 7:57am

Nasty Cherry - Season 2

Reviews / EP

Nasty Cherry - Season 2

It doesn’t do anything to answer the question ‘who are Nasty Cherry?’.

June 18, 2020 7:55am

Deap Lips - Deap Lips

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Deap Lips - Deap Lips

By each party’s style rubbing off on the other, they’ve also sanded them down.

March 12, 2020 7:50am

La Roux - Supervision

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La Roux - Supervision

Largely inoffensive and wholly listenable. Which is fine, but we’ve come to expect more from La Roux.

February 6, 2020 7:50am

The Ninth Wave - Infancy Pt. II

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The Ninth Wave - Infancy Pt. II

It’s a bit like being given only the second half of a book, or entering the cinema half way through a film.

November 14, 2019 7:55am