Album & EP Reviews

Talk Show - These People

Talk Show - These People

It suggests a richer palette of influences, with darkwave and ‘80s goth pop.

27th March 2020

Muncie Girls - B-Sides The Point

Muncie Girls - B-Sides The Point

Should American teen movies fall back into fashion any time soon, there’s a soundtrack here ready for it.

13th March 2020

Nova Twins - Who Are The Girls?

Nova Twins - Who Are The Girls?

It’s hard not to commend Nova Girls for the gripping collision of influences that make up their debut.

28th February 2020

Mush - 3D Routine

Mush - 3D Routine

As debuts go, this is an impressive mission statement.

14th February 2020

Wire - Mind Hive

Wire - Mind Hive

Youngsters take note, the past can be your friend.

24th January 2020

Kiwi Jr - Football Money

Kiwi Jr - Football Money

Enough charm and wit to remind us of the importance to having a little fun along the way.

17th January 2020

Låpsley - These Elements

Låpsley - These Elements

A snapshot of Holly Fletcher’s current creative waypoint, subtle hints of an eclectic future direction shining through - enough to hook and sate interest.

6th December 2019

Jack Peñate - After You

Jack Peñate - After You

Something of a fever dream, an electric span of ideas that flit from one to the other.

29th November 2019

Matt Maltese - Krystal

Matt Maltese - Krystal

As enviably funny as ever, but this time a little more self-aware.

8th November 2019

Yak - Atlas Complex

Yak - Atlas Complex

The band - once in danger of stalling - are firmly on their feet.

1st November 2019

Turnover - Altogether

Turnover - Altogether

It leaves a sense of anticipation as to where the group will head next.

1st November 2019

The Growlers - Natural Affair

The Growlers - Natural Affair

13 years in, The Growlers are still masters of blending catchy pop choruses with dark, sleazy grooves.

25th October 2019