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Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers - 'Hypnotic Eye'

The veteran's latest critiques modern America while embracing the heartland rock of their early years.

Knifeworld: The Unravelling review complex, mischievous psychedelic rock

(Inside Out)Dullard indie rock bands may have repeatedly tried to reduce the psychedelic ethos to little more than recycled Beatles riffs and a dash of sitar, but Knifeworld have the keys to the real kingdom of lysergic wonderment. Led by former Cardiac

Alvvays: Alvvays review breezy, literate indie-rock

(Transgressive)Somewhere between Belle and Sebastian, the Vivian Girls and Real Estate, Canadian five-piece Alvvays fix their gaze on awkward social moments and unrequited love, while setting their tales to breezy, literate indie-rock. It's whimsical and

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers: Hypnotic Eye review solid, angry return to rocking out

"I knew I wanted to do a rock'n'roll record. We hadn't made a straight hard-rockin' record, from beginning to end, in a long time," Tom Petty said earlier this year.

Jenny Lewis: The Voyager review candid, disarming altpop

(Warner Bros)The delirium induced by five consecutive nights without sleep was a creative tool for Jenny Lewis as she made her first solo album in six years. Or so she claims, though The Voyager's finely wrought sketches of mortality and infidelity so

Break Line - Anand Wilder & Maxwell Kardon

NME said that this album "fully embraces the theatricality of its genre but falls just on the right side of ridiculous". It includes the tracks 'Coal into Diamonds' and 'Hold You Tight'.

Belle and Sebastian review twee in the park, but in a good way

A trawl through back-catalogue riches gave this Commonwealth Games party a more than sporting chanceDuring the Commonwealth Games 2014 opening ceremony, raspy tomcat Rod Stewart trolled a global audience of millions by insisting on playing Can't Stop Me N

Brian Eno and Karl Hyde – 'High Life' album review

Two musical heavyweights follow up their debut with a collection of deeper cuts.

Hypnotic Eye - Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers will release their new album Hypnotic Eye through Reprise Records. The album is their first since 2010’s well-received ‘Mojo’ set and represents the band’s thirteenth studio album. Recorded periodically at the ba

Lost on the River - Bob Dylan

Recording is nearly complete for Lost On The River: The New Basement Tapes, an album project from Elvis Costello, Rhiannon Giddens (Carolina Chocolate Drops) Taylor Goldsmith (Dawes), Jim James (My Morning Jacket), Marcus Mumford (Mumford & Sons) and prod