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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
Top 9 Songs About Snow and Being Cold
  Brrrr! It's cold in here... And we already have the heater on blaring, five blankets wrapped around our legs and copious mugs of hot choco...more
Top 11 Women-Led Love Songs That Aren’t Dire
Ah, Valentine's Day. For some, a pitiful attempt by Clinton Cards to sell more unwanted merchandise that'll end up in a forgotten kitchen drawer, or w...more
Top 10 Anti-Love Songs
sValentine's Day is here. Aren't you excited by the thought of all that crass commercialism? Of annoyingly ostentatious displays of public affection b...more
Ones to Watch in 2018
January is a month when new music recommendations come thick and fast, with industry bods and fans alike looking forward to the next 12 months. Everyo...more
Albums of 2017: Writers’ Poll
With so many amazing albums released in 2017, how can anyone choose a Top 10? Our Editor Tiffany Daniels and Deputy Editor Matthew Neale have already ...more
Albums of 2017: Editor’s Pick
It's been a year for reflection and righting past wrongs. From holding musicians accountable to their actions and empowering victims to speak up throu...more