Album & EP Reviews

Spinning Coin - Hyacinth

Spinning Coin - Hyacinth

They’re OK with dipping their toes in the water of something new, but will leave you wishing they would just jump in.

21st February 2020

Bambara - Stray

Bambara - Stray

Bambara stay firmly on a strong but fairly predictable path.

14th February 2020

La Roux - Supervision

La Roux - Supervision

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

7th February 2020

Destroyer - Have We Met

He still has plenty to say and even more fantastical ways to say it.

31st January 2020

Gengahr - Sanctuary

Gengahr - Sanctuary

A band who’ve left the adversity behind and just focused on pure fun.

31st January 2020

The Ninth Wave - Infancy Pt. II

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.

15th November 2019

Lucy Dacus - 2019

Lucy Dacus - 2019

A release that is there to keep the wheels turning ahead of a new album.

8th November 2019

False Advertising - Brainfreeze

False Advertising - Brainfreeze

Rammed full of frantic grunge pop that’ll have you digging out your plaids and Fender Jaguars in no time.

8th November 2019

Brooke Candy - Sexorcism

Brooke Candy - Sexorcism

Her mission is admirable, and when it hits the spot, you’ll know about it.

25th October 2019

Corridor - Junior

Corridor - Junior

Often, it’s hard not to think that there’s something missing.

18th October 2019

Jimmy Eat World - Surviving

Jimmy Eat World - Surviving

25 years in, Jimmy Eat World prove that simply surviving can be much more than accepting a limp existence.

18th October 2019

Whitney - Forever Turned Around

Whitney - Forever Turned Around

We’re not asking Whitney to soundtrack a raging rebellion, we just want them to make us feel things.

30th August 2019

!!! - Wallop

!!! - Wallop

The most fun !!! have ever been.

30th August 2019

Fionn Regan - Cala

Fionn Regan - Cala

There’s a sort of stately, rolling beauty to the pace of the album.

9th August 2019