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Album | Simone Felice - Strangers

When Simone Felice left the band of his siblings The Felice Brothers he made a brave decision. They had made a near classic in Yonder Is The Clock, some five years ago now. Much has changed for Simone since, not… Read more →

Album | House of Hats - This Love

Brighton four-piece House of Hats draw in the folky flavours of the likes of early Fleetwood Mac and Wishbone Ash, melding a chorus of vocal harmonies and picked acoustic guitars in their debut album, This Love. While the songs are… Read more ͛

Album | Barb Jungr - Hard Rain, the songs of Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen

In Hard Rain Barb Jungr pays homage to some of the most violently political songs of a pair of legendary storytellers and songwriters.

Album | The War on Drugs - Lost In The Dream

The nights are getting longer, the sun is finally starting to appear after hiding behind a perpetual raincloud throughout the bleak winter months, and Spring is upon us, as is the latest record by The War on Drugs; a musical… Read more →

Album | Drive-By Truckers - English Oceans

The Drive-By Truckers' 10th studio album captures the sound of a group rediscovering the fun in making music.

Album | St Vincent - St Vincent

Annie Clark’s 4th album under the ‘St Vincent’ moniker is comfortably her best work to date.

Album | Wild Beasts - Present Tense

Crisp production and a stunning vocal performance combine to make Wild Beasts’ fourth album Present Tense a treasure of a record.

Album | Rosanne Cash - The River And The Thread

In an ideal world, you'd want to allow an artist - particularly one of the quality of Rosanne Cash - to stand on her own terms rather than constantly link her to her famous parents. Cash, though, is making it… Read more →