INTRODUCING
Formed in Chicago, Illionos, alt-rock five piece Lamp are more than just an enlightened name. Comprising founding members David Curtin and Chris Ash, ...more
As far as indie rock from California goes, Cape Mandala aren’t breaking any rules. They have, however, created a highly considered and well conceive...more
Due to release their sophomore album at any moment, earlier this month Monophona streamed their ravishing new single “Thumb” in anticipation. List...more
INTERVIEWS
Benjamin Booker could be the missing link between Bo Diddley and The Black Keys. His self-described 'gospel punk' music has landed the Tampa nativ...more
For those attuned to such things in the South, it used to be a great source of amusement that regardless of their quality, all Northern cultural expor...more
Note from the Editor: it's with a heavy heart that we learned, a mere 12 hours before this interview was due to go live, of Nick's passing on 3rd D...more
ALBUM REVIEWS
Eyes For Gertrude – Residential Bliss
The Dodos – Individ
Tanya Tagaq – Animism
Team Me – Blind As Night
LIVE REVIEWS
Manic Street Preachers @ Roundhouse, London, 17/12/14
Twenty year anniversary gigs. Playing classic albums in their entirety gigs. They’re ten a penny these days. [Insert 90s band] plays [insert cult cl...more
The Human League @ Colston Hall, Bristol, 15/12/14
You can’t help but feel apprehensive at the thought of catching a legendary group decades after their peak. When it comes to the 80s, The Human Lea...more
Personal Best, Muncie Girls, Laura Stevenson @ The Exchange, Bristol, 14/12/2014
Something strange has happened over the course of the past eight months. When we last saw New York singer-songwriter Laura Stevenson perform in Bristo...more
Prawn, Gnarwolves @ The Fleece, Bristol, 02/12/2014
They say all good things come in threes, and the fact Gnarwolves are a trio upholds that tradition. I’ve also always found three b’s to be true ...more