Album & EP Reviews

Thundercat - It Is What It Is

Thundercat - It Is What It Is

The LP’s darker moments are its most affecting, but the playful brushes of humour throughout never diminish anything.

3rd April 2020

Disq - Collector

Disq - Collector

Something special has been allowed to flourish organically in Madison.

6th March 2020

Phantogram - Ceremony

Phantogram - Ceremony

The synths are darker, the drums are heavier, the vocals more melancholic.

6th March 2020

Wrangler - A Situation

Wrangler - A Situation

Prepare yourself mentally - you may start to believe the matrix is real.

28th February 2020

Caribou - Suddenly

Caribou - Suddenly

It continues Caribou’s knack of releasing albums that are both accessible and explorative.

28th February 2020

Ratboys - Printer’s Devil

Ratboys - Printer’s Devil

The sound of a band who seem to have had a significant boost in their sonic confidence.

28th February 2020

Tame Impala - The Slow Rush

Tame Impala - The Slow Rush

It might make a star of its funk-heavy basslines, but there’s an ever- present underlying sadness here too.

14th February 2020