Latest Reviews
The Invisible - Rispah
Tue, 29 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
A set of contemplation and catharsis, maintaining its emotional grip for a long time.
Ladyhawke - Anxiety
Tue, 29 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
Pip Brown’s overdue second LP is as tight and catchy as a baseball mitt.
Bobby Womack - The Poet
Tue, 29 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
Womack updates his material for the 80s, creating grown-up sensual soul.
TrioVD - Maze
Mon, 28 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
One of the most inventive and transgressive albums you’ll encounter this year.
Jack Savoretti - Before the Storm
Mon, 28 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
Third album of gruffly sensitive strum-pop from tousle-haired Italian-English Londoner.
Flats - Better Living
Mon, 28 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
Debut album from a band that probably relishes getting on as many nerves as possible.
George Frideric Handel - Alceste (soprano: Lucy Crowe; tenor: Benjamin Hulett; bass-baritone: Andrew Foster-Williams; Early Opera Company; conductor: Christian Curnyn)
Mon, 28 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
The incomplete ‘incidental music’ for Alceste, conducted with liveliness and sensitivity.
Gallon Drunk - The Road Gets Darker From Here
Mon, 28 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
Seventh album of darkly rockin’ blues from Londoners channelling spirits of New Orleans.
Karin Krog and Bengt Hallberg - Cabin in the Sky
Mon, 28 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
Krog is on absolutely top form, while Hallberg sounds just like himself.
Hollie Cook - Prince Fatty Presents Hollie Cook in Dub
Mon, 28 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
Modern-day dub with authentic depth.
The Band Perry - The Band Perry
Mon, 28 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
Radio-friendly country fare, exceptionally produced but lacking originality.
Dexys - One Day I’m Going to Soar
Fri, 25 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
Dexys are back with wisdom and wings. Some of us never doubted.
Public Image Ltd - This is PiL
Fri, 25 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
Rotten returns with a curious mixture of rage and nostalgia.
The Pond - The Pond
Fri, 25 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
An elegant, charming and quietly profound record.
Architects - Daybreaker
Fri, 25 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
A fine fifth album from the Brighton metallers, set to stand the test of time.
Regina Spektor - What We Saw From the Cheap Seats
Thu, 24 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
The truth about Regina Spektor is that quirky isn't the half of it.
2:54 - 2:54
Thu, 24 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
A collection of mature and addictive tracks from sisters doing it their own way.
The Bamboos - Medicine Man
Thu, 24 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
The Australians’ hybrid soul and funk sound continues to impress.
Rumer - Boys Don’t Cry
Wed, 23 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
Sarah Joyce covers male songwriters both culty and canonical on album number two.
Sugar - Copper Blue
Wed, 23 May 2012 00:00:00 +0100
NME’s Album of the Year for 1992 reissued with a wealth of worthwhile extras.

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