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The Endless River

It was bassist Roger Waters' lyric: "Hanging on in quiet...

Motion

Musicians have been puzzling for decades over how to follow a...

With a Little Help From My Fwends

Rockers from Jimi Hendrix to Sonic Youth have futzed about with...

TV On The Radio – Seeds

Barely a week after TV On The Radio’s fourth studio album Nine...

Bryan Ferry – Avonmore

With Roxy Music having recently called it quits (again), their...

Machine Head - Bloodstone & Diamonds (Album Review)

Machine Head's 'The Blackening' is a modern masterpiece.

TV On The Radio - Seeds (Album Review)

Pop songs differ greatly from one another and TV On The Radio have...

Pink Floyd - The Endless River (Album Review)

The conclusion has been reached: too much importance is afforded...

One Direction Four

If it's November and you're a One Directioner it can only mean one...

Matt Stevens: Lucid (2014)

Among other positives, British guitar-slinger Matt Stevens (Fierce...

Various Artists Art of McCartney

Roughly timed to coincide with the 50th anniversary of Beatlemania...

CD: Antony and the Johnsons - Turning

Antony Hegarty has one of those voices that’s poised on the edge...

CD: Bryan Ferry - Avonmore

If you glanced too hastily at the sleeve you might think Bryan...

TV on the Radio Seeds

Arriving three years after the mellow Nine Types of Light -- and...

Bryan Ferry, Avonmore, review: 'the dark heart of failed love'

Ferry's fourteenth channels the pain of divorce into his classic...

Bryan Ferry: Avonmore review former Roxy frontman heads back to the future

It's hard to imagine Bryan Ferry releasing an album that doesnt...

Bryan Ferry Avonmore

On the album art of Avonmore, the record he released when he was a...

Mary J Blige interview: on her new album and why she's no longer a diva

What happened to the Mary J Blige famed for diva behaviour? Answer...

Ariel Pink Pom Pom

The first work attributed solely to Ariel Pink since the late...

Various Artists, The Art of McCartney, review: 'far too reverent'

Most of the contributions to this predictable tribute album to...

One Direction: 'It's not a question of burnout: we enjoy it' exclusive interview

Theyve had 95 international number ones and are worth £70m, but is...

Rumer: Into Colour review flat and forgettable

The promotional demands made upon Rumer by her top-five debut...

Ariel Pink: Pom Pom review interplay of cute and sordid

Without provocateurs, pop would be a dull place.

One Direction: Four review no longer kids stuff

(Syco/Columbia)1Ds last album, Midnight Memories, was a bit more...

CD: One Direction - Four

The four lads who comprise the biggest slice of Simon Cowell’s...

TV On the Radio: Seeds review pop emerges from darkness

On hiatus since the death from lung cancer of bassist Gerard Smith...

One Direction: Four review glossy pop with hints of Springsteen

One Direction had to grow up sometime. On their fourth album, the...

Bryan Ferry Avonmore: Exclusive album stream

Have a listen to Bryan Ferrys latest album a collection of soulful...

Bryan Ferry: Avonmore review midnight moves with the master of smooth

(BMG Rights Management)Bryan Ferry recast Roxy Music faves in a...

Paul Smith and Peter Brewis: Frozen by Sight review peculiarly riveting

(Memphis)Anyone confronted with its concept Paul Smith of Maxïmo...