Album & EP Reviews

Holy Fuck - Deleter

Holy Fuck - Deleter

It successfully blurs boundaries between time and space.

17th January 2020

Easy Life - Junk Food

Easy Life - Junk Food

A mixtape that leans even more towards meticulously crafted chilled out vibes.

17th January 2020

Georgia - Seeking Thrills

Georgia - Seeking Thrills

As an embodiment of where one of the UK’s most exciting voices is currently at, you couldn’t ask for much more.

10th January 2020

Stormzy - Heavy Is The Head

Stormzy - Heavy Is The Head

Like life itself, there’s flashes of humour, love, heartbreak, politics, fun, vulnerability and identity.

13th December 2019

YOWL - Atrophy

YOWL - Atrophy

An EP of rare depth that firmly stands the band apart from their peers.

29th November 2019

Arlo Parks - Sophie

Arlo Parks - Sophie

It oozes with the hang-ups of heartbreak and mortality.

29th November 2019

Kele - 2042

Kele - 2042

By holding a mirror up to society, ‘2042’ encourages us all to keep fighting the good fight.

8th November 2019

FKA twigs - MAGDALENE

FKA twigs - MAGDALENE

When everything aligns, there are true moments of wonder to be found.

8th November 2019

MT Hadley - Empty

MT Hadley - Empty

This is music channelled from a tortured soul.

8th November 2019

Iguana Death Cult - Nude Casino

Iguana Death Cult - Nude Casino

Their brand of ramshackle new wave barn rock belongs in a sweaty back room with sawdust on the floor and spittoon in the corner.

25th October 2019

PVRIS - Hallucinations

PVRIS - Hallucinations

An intensely gratifying segue-way between the band’s past and present.

25th October 2019

Vagabon - Vagabon

Vagabon - Vagabon

Somewhere between bedroom pop and emotive electronica.

18th October 2019

Refused - War Music

Refused - War Music

An invigorating listen that flirts with the eclecticism of their 1998 album.

18th October 2019

Battles - Juice B Crypts

Battles - Juice B Crypts

It’s not always been obvious, but since their inception in 2002, Battles have been on an almighty quest for the funk.

18th October 2019

Floating Points - Crush

Floating Points - Crush

The ideal meeting of brains and brawn over a journey that manages to feel both concise and exploratory.

18th October 2019