Album & EP Reviews

Soccer Mommy - color theory

Soccer Mommy - color theory

She encapsulates the spiralling mundanity of feeling blue without sugar coating it with unnecessary poetry.

28th February 2020

Beck - Hyperspace

Beck - Hyperspace

That ‘Hyperspace’ is quite so seamless in its execution is an utter joy.

22nd November 2019

LIFE - A Picture Of Good Health

LIFE - A Picture Of Good Health

They’re hitting their stride just as the Brexit void looms. Accordingly, this record is indispensable.

20th September 2019

Iggy Pop - Free

Iggy Pop - Free

The uniquely sombre and contemplative Iggy Pop album we didn’t realise we needed

6th September 2019

Squid - Town Centre

Squid - Town Centre

A richly musical and completely addictive listen.

6th September 2019

Marika Hackman - Any Human Friend

Marika Hackman - Any Human Friend

Not so much Marika 3.0 as the Marika who was always there, but tougher, stronger and more triumphant than ever.

9th August 2019

Pottery - No. 1

Pottery - No. 1

Fuck exercise, one listen to this is all the endorphin rush you need.

10th May 2019

Fontaines DC - Dogrel

Fontaines DC - Dogrel

A clear, unedited picture of who they are and what they’re made of. It’s a joy to witness.

12th April 2019

Jenny Lewis - On The Line

Jenny Lewis - On The Line

A stately and unhurried affair that methodically untangles heartbreak with sharp storytelling and her trademark rapier wit.

22nd March 2019