(Nuclear Blast)While Machine Heads last album, 2011s Unto the Locust, divided opinion in a way that 2007s globe-conquering The Blackening manifestly didnt, there is still a strong sense that Robb Flynns crew are a band with a ferocious wind in their sails
To mark the 40th anniversary of the singer's death, we reprint the NME's obituary, taken from Rocks Backpages, in which Nick Kent casts a wry eye over Drake's Cambridge education, assesses his output, and contests the coronor's suicide verdict.
"Jubilant, exuberant and a hell of a lot of fun" is how The Skinny described this latest album from Ariel Pink. The Guardian felt that: "There is substance here, and many styles".
Tracks include: 'White Freckles' and 'Four Shadows'.
This is the debut album from the group. Their music is a blend of psyche-rock and folk. The album includes the songs 'Left, Right and Centre' and 'Keep on'.
The Skinny gave it three stars feeling that: "they don’t quite explore enough to warrant the