EP Reviews

VANT address the hype with Karma Seeker EP
Rising rockers VANT have generated a lot of interest with their crashing garage tracks. After co-headlining the DIY Presents Tour and occupying slots ...more
MUNA impress with pop freakout The Loudspeaker EP
"But I think I'm gonna kiss you," she says, finally, a dramatic pause teased out across eons. It's the emotional money shot on "Winterbreak", the high...more
Hannah Lou Clark bravely diverts with It’s Your Love EP
Hannah Lou Clark’s It’s Your Love EP adopts a new, more jovial outlook, following on and contrasting from her 2014 ritualistically leaning debut, ...more
Milo’s Planes spread their wings for Locks EP
Bristol three piece Milo's Planes must be one of the hardest working bands in the city right now. Their new EP, Locks, comes only half a year or so ...more
The Orielles continue tradition of surf pop on Jobin EP
Surf pop is one of those genres that's always re-enacted when it becomes on the verge of fading into obscurity. We have already been through a surf...more
Eliza Shaddad changes pace with Run EP
The hotly tipped Eliza Shaddad is back with another four-track EP to bolster her burgeoning reputation. Once again working alongside Mercury Music Pri...more
Orphan Colours serve sunny Americana on debut EP High Hopes
Orphan Colours was formed by Stephen Llewelyn and Dave Burn, formerly of UK alt country group Ahab, who went on to enlist the talents of Danny & ...more
Sweet Baboo takes massive space octopus test with Dennis EP
Ah Sweet Baboo. Bless you, you’re lovely, but there’s really not much room for you in this world. How many more twee, occasionally Motown-via-Brit...more
The Magic Gang EP boasts successful college rock independence
Heralding from the New Forest via Brighton while attending university, The Magic Gang have built a reputation over 2015 as being a formidable live act...more
Stylusboy tackles holiday schmaltz with Christmas Light EP
This reviewer is a sucker for Christmas records, and a fan of Stylusboy aka Steve Jones in general. This Christmas Light EP, therefore, would seem l...more