Album & EP Reviews

Kaiser Chiefs - Duck

Kaiser Chiefs - Duck

To bemoan their seventh LP for the confused stinker that it is is not an easy pop, but a real lament for a band that used to be so much more.

26th July 2019

Keuning - Prismism

Keuning - Prismism

With all the composite parts in place, what ‘Prismatic’ lacks isn’t effort, but direction.

25th January 2019

Bondax - Revolve

Bondax - Revolve

For something that has the promise of hitting bullseye, too many of the darts miss the board entirely.

28th September 2018

Ash - Islands

Ash - Islands

It’s a shame most of ‘Islands’ doesn’t have anything to grab hold of.

18th May 2018

Hurts - Desire

Hurts - Desire

It’s been done better elsewhere, and recently, too.

29th September 2017

VÉRITÉ - Somewhere In Between

VÉRITÉ - Somewhere In Between

A moderately decent, if slightly been-done-before collection of songs, or a bit of a predictable letdown?

23rd June 2017