INTRODUCING
Normal isn’t a word included on Eva Karin’s résumé. In her new video for “No Harm” the Swedish singer-songwriter dances inappropriately – ...more
Has there ever been a more damning proclamation than, “You don’t have the tools to realise that God won’t talk to you”? To add venom to their ...more
Listening to Canadian band Alvvays (pronounced Always) takes you back in time to an era of peace and love, and oh; good music! This is really good foo...more
INTERVIEWS
Introduced a few weeks ago as a band “capable of drawing the best of the Tilly and the Wall purveying twee-folk scene to combine it with the subtle...more
With their unique and interesting blend of psychedelic and surfer pop, The John Steel Singers have become borderline legends in their home-town of B...more
Luke Sital-Singh is a self-proclaimed pessimist. He describes himself as a “melancholy chap” by default, with a “glass half empty” outlook on...more
ALBUM REVIEWS
Great Pagans – Cupid in Error
Wild Smiles – Always Tomorrow
Ben Howard – I Forget Where We Were
Wooden Arms – Tide
LIVE REVIEWS
Annie Eve @ The Exchange, Bristol, 22/10/2014
“We’re going to play a cover. This is the mellow section of the gig.” That announcement well represents the limit of conversation coming from t...more
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah @ Electric Ballroom, London, 10/10/2014
The concept of nostalgia as an industry is probably not a new one. People have likely, for centuries if not millennia, pined for things The Way They U...more
Glass Animals @ Thekla, Bristol, 15/10/2014
This young band from Oxford have enjoyed a surge of success recently: airplay on BBC 6 Music, endorsement from Radiohead’s Colin Greenwood, and thei...more
Andrew Jackson Jihad @ Exchange, Bristol, 06/10/14
The hallmarks of a great gig don’t just come down to a band’s performance; atmosphere, venue and fan base are all pivotal in making a show truly u...more