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Ones to Watch at Dot to Dot 2019
This weekend marks the return of one of the UK's most celebrated new music festivals, and Dot to Dot 2019 isn't holding back. An onslaught of emerging...more
Ones to Watch in 2019
High profile tips have already given a very similar view of the music scene in 2019. There are a few exceptions - more on which later - but most Ones...more
Tiffany’s Albums of the Year 2018
A lot has been said of 2018, and most of it ain't pretty. We've had deaths - notably The Fall's Mark E Smith, Frighten Rabbit's Scott Hutchinson and...more
Mansoor’s Albums of the Year 2018
Pitchfork-waving internet people: these are Album Reviews Sub Editor Mansoor Iqbal's picks for the best albums of 2018 - not DrunkenWerewolf's overa...more
Ones to Watch at Green Man 2018
It’s not every festival that offers showings of Czech New Wave classic Daisies, separate listings for performing and visual arts, and an invitation ...more
Top 10 Songs About Mental Health and Depression
1 in 4 people in the UK will experience a mental health problem every year. 1 in 6 people reports experiencing a common mental health problem (such as...more
Ones to Watch at Liverpool Sound City 2018
Liverpool Sound City 2018 is upon us and with it comes a bustling day of new music, new music, and... err... new music. This year, the showcase festi...more
Top 5 Bob Dylan Songs of All Time
Folk hero, poet, voice of a generation, painter, author, awkward rock n roll star and most recently, Noble Prize winner. At 76, this man has already g...more
Top 10 Gig Anthems
There's an electricity in the air. Can you feel it? That devious tingle pulsing through the atmosphere polymerized with endless possibility can only ...more
Top 10 Indelicates Songs of All Time
The Indelicates are one of the most interesting bands to come out of the UK in the past 20 years and also one of the most unfairly overlooked. If you ...more