INTRODUCING
What happens when you combine an American with an objective to make the world dance and a Swedish electro pop star with a penchant for meaningful lyri...more
Lo-fi indie rock is in good hands with Boston-based band Palehound; a name that initially branded the solo project of shredding virtuoso Ellen Kempner...more
Are there many luscious beaches in Sweden? I wouldn’t know as sadly I have yet to go, but it’s difficult to imagine a song like “Radius”, the ...more
INTERVIEWS
Billie Marten is having the time of her life. Having been nominated for the BBC Sound of 2016 long list in January, she quickly signed to Chess Clu...more
Band of Skulls are on high form. Looking forward to the first of many headline festival slots this summer, the Southampton trio sit backstage at Liver...more
It's pretty common for bands to give themselves off-the-wall names. The weirder the name, the more memorable the band. It's more unusual for that name...more
ALBUM REVIEWS
M. Craft returns with twinkling desert island disc Blood Moon
Weaves explore millennial indie on self-titled debut
Let’s Eat Grandma fascinate and unsettle with I, Gemini
Mitski achieves classic status with Puberty 2
LIVE REVIEWS
Best Kept Secret 2016 @ Beekse Bergen, Holland, 17-19/06/2016
The sun has permanently disappeared behind the clouds and the beer is on the expensive side. Still, those in the fields of Best Kept Secret 2016 are i...more
Parquet Courts @ Trinity Centre, Bristol, 14/06/2016
Following the recent release of their new album Human Performance, Parquet Courts bring their hallmarked indie rock, post punk grunge to the Trinity...more
Field Day 2016 @ London, 11 – 12/06/2016
Field Day 2016 offers an escape from the urban city life of London into a fun playground of farm events, races and games. Celebrating its 10th birthda...more
Camden Rocks 2016 @ London, 04/06/2016
Despite the fact that I lived and worked in Camden for two years I have never attended Camden Rocks. This year I have finally managed it, so as I exit...more