An ice cool star in a hot, sweaty venue leaves David Newbury feeling luke warm.
Damon Albarn reinvents himself as Britain’s cultural ambassador with a spectacular show.
The National Health shows Maximo Park have weathered the mid noughties indie battles between guitar revolutions and proto-rave, to become a fine British rock band.
Wolfgang Möstl’s ongoing bedroom project gets an official release, and it may just be the best thing to come out of a fuzz-box in years.
Mystery Jets prove all music form the past 35 years is rubbish and we were better off in 1975. At least that’s what Radlands would have us believe.
Le Bon’s second album is an alliance between New York lofts, Parisian parks and German forests which juxtaposes the grace of a silent movie star with the intimacy of a fairy tale.
The Money Store is incredible, and if you don’t get you’ll be left in the musical dark ages. David Newbury comes over all fanboy for his album of the year.
Jack White’s debut solo album is a remarkable display of conflicting emotions and musical maturity which is both grounded and forward looking.
We catch up with a true rock legend, one who shaped British musical culture and influenced generations of Mods to talk about being inducted into the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame, biggest achievements and the real story of the Small Faces.
Yeti Lane return with a magnificent second album of space age psychedelia, which is both accessible and explosive.
SoKo’s brooding debut album embraces beautiful melancholia but takes itself too seriously for what is essentially a simple album of aural pleasures.
NZCA/Lines’ debut reinvents timeless soul music to create a sexy modern classic with slick precision and an organic beauty which taps into the essence of contemporary music.
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