Album & EP Reviews

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

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

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

Boniface - Boniface

Boniface - Boniface

The majority of ‘Boniface’ explores the everyday realities of growing up against the social grain.

14th February 2020

Shopping - All Or Nothing

Shopping - All Or Nothing

It retains the amazing sense of propulsion and momentum the group have made their own.

7th February 2020

Kesha - High Road

Kesha - High Road

An overwhelmingly triumphant pop offering that sees Kesha back at her best and having shit tons of fun while doing it.

31st January 2020

Frances Quinlan - Likewise

Frances Quinlan - Likewise

It’s all effortlessly pulled together by Frances’ distinctive and enthralling vocals.

31st January 2020

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

Blaenavon - demoitis

Blaenavon - demoitis

Though many of the tracks are stripped-down, intimate torch-songs, they rarely sound dejected or negative.

25th December 2019

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