INTRODUCING
The splashy, alternative rock of Stef Chura is starting to garner some solid attention from both sides of the Atlantic. Hailing from Alpena in Michig...more
The streets of Detroit have gone through a cultural renaissance over the past 5 years. The sights, sounds, and flavors of the city are bursting with a...more
"This famous linguist once said that of all the phrases in the English language, of all the endless combinations of words in all of history, that 'cel...more
INTERVIEWS
Throw out everything you know, or you think you know about Summer Cannibals' frontwoman Jessica Boudreaux. The Portland-based artist has branched ou...more
Hidden away on an undisturbed mountainside of Vermont lies a recording pilgrimage for New England musicians. The sounds of the wilderness are a welcom...more
Meadowlark has a lot to be pleased about. With a lauded debut album under their belt and a soon-to-be sell-out headline tour, 2017 has certainly been ...more
ALBUM REVIEWS
Lucas Oswald casts a magical spell on Whet
Charlotte Gainsbourg overhauls grief in Rest
Hüsker Dü’s Savage Young Dü in a flow chart
Sleigh Bells run out of experimental steam on Kid Kruschev
LIVE REVIEWS
Frigs, Wolf Parade @ Thekla, Bristol, 18/11/2017
What a night for it. The skies open and a downpour starts just as we're due to leave the house to witness Wolf Parade's return to Bristol. Trudging to...more
Alpines, Goldfrapp @ O2 Academy, Bristol, 09/11/2017
It says a lot about a band when they can sell-out a 2,000 capacity venue at a whopping £32.50 a ticket. Are these really the times we’re living in...more
The future of music? Songwriting droids and the growth of streaming…
I recently took a trip to the Old Truman Brewery on London's Brick Lane to explore We Are Robots 2017, a four-day festival asking one, deceptively c...more
Restavrant, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club @ O2 Academy, Bristol, 02/11/2017
It's been a while since this writer visited Bristol's O2 Academy, but tonight it's covered in a familiar coat of shadows and musk. The turnout for San...more