Introducing: SWIMM
Some album titles manage to capture the entire spirit of a record in one deft turn of phrase: White Light / White Heat, perhaps, or the bushy-tailed...more
Introducing: Yoshi Flower
One of the most exciting things about catching artists at the early stages of their career is gazing down the divergent paths that lay ahead of them. ...more
Marine craft new mythologies on Fable Electric
Serene and tempestuous, divine and thrashing, the qualities of Marine's debut Fable Electric are reflected as much in Cara Sebastian's swirling artwor...more
Sunflower Bean are defining a new generation of cool
In pursuit of a modern conception of cool, most of our references are in dire need of an overhaul. Dick Hebdige’s eternally beloved Subculture: The ...more
Albums of 2017: Deputy Editor’s Pick
As the noise continues to ring out all around us, silence has become something of a luxury. There were records released in 2017 that, by chance or des...more
Top 10 Songs About Lists
It's the first day in November as I write this, which means the season is officially here. You know what I'm talking about: the clocks go back, the we...more
Interview: Meadowlark talk mental health and the beauty of postcards
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
Cults draw us in with Offering
By the time the Manhattan duo had released their debut album, the continued existence of Cults already felt like a survival fight. While breakout hit ...more
Interview: EMA explores the boundaries of the outer ring
In September 2015, the Washington Post ran a feature called ‘An American Void’. It follows the day-to-day lives of the Meek family, who occasional...more
Sea Change Festival 2017 @ Totnes, 24-26/08/17
As a young man growing up in Torquay, the neighbouring town of Totnes seemed like a strange kind of heaven. It was full of anarchists, hippies, social...more