Album & EP Reviews

Lykke Li - EYEYE

Lykke Li - EYEYE

It finds its voice through an ever more personal lens, one that dials down the familiar ignitable fare in favour of intricate ambient spread.

20th May 2022

Sigrid - How To Let Go

Sigrid - How To Let Go

Sigrid is colliding with herself, accepting everything she is, the light and the dark.

6th May 2022

Girlpool - Forgiveness

Girlpool - Forgiveness

There are moments where every effort and inflection Girlpool are throwing in feels totally symbiotic.

29th April 2022

Röyksopp - Profound Mysteries

Röyksopp - Profound Mysteries

Whether underselling ‘Profound Mysteries’ as a standalone record, or over-egging its peripheral bells and whistles, there’s still much to enjoy about Röyksopp’s sixth.

29th April 2022

Baby Dave - Monkey Brain

Baby Dave - Monkey Brain

It successfully cements the singer firmly in his specific lineage: that from Mike Skinner to Suggs; Ray Davies to Damon Albarn.

22nd April 2022

Lucius - Second Nature

Lucius - Second Nature

The pair’s songwriting is still front and centre, yet the stage on which they perform is bigger and bolder.

8th April 2022

Daniel Rossen - You Belong There

Daniel Rossen - You Belong There

Definitely an acquired taste for those who Grizzly Bear’s less immediate side already ticks multiple boxes, but for those it’s surely a win.

8th April 2022

Christian Lee Hutson - Quitters

Christian Lee Hutson - Quitters

Somewhere between his distinguished pals’ trademarks is a decent place to start in such a way on his fourth full-length.

1st April 2022

The Mysterines - Reeling

The Mysterines - Reeling

Musically speaking, this band’s baby teeth are not far off falling out.

11th March 2022

Band of Horses - Things Are Great

Band of Horses - Things Are Great

An extended gap since their last full-length outing has resulted in their sharpest raft of material since ‘Cease to Begin’.

4th March 2022

Central Cee - 23

Central Cee - 23

A revealing and honest listen from one of the most-hyped artists of 2022 so far.

25th February 2022

Lady Bird - WE

Lady Bird - WE

Kitchen-sink yarns of bleak prospects and unjust poverty.

25th February 2022