INTRODUCING
It’s been a while  since the South West produced a pop-perfect singer songwriter. Hannah Macleod could be about the change all of that. Her lead so...more
Not always, but often Portland provides us with goods that are equivalent to a musical awakening. This is one of those instances. Grand Lake Islands a...more
This is the kind of music that will seep through your skin and infect your very soul via a heartache formed in Heaven. LoneLady is the already celebra...more
INTERVIEWS
Benjamin Booker could be the missing link between Bo Diddley and The Black Keys. His self-described 'gospel punk' music has landed the Tampa nativ...more
For those attuned to such things in the South, it used to be a great source of amusement that regardless of their quality, all Northern cultural expor...more
Note from the Editor: it's with a heavy heart that we learned, a mere 12 hours before this interview was due to go live, of Nick's passing on 3rd D...more
ALBUM REVIEWS
The Body & Thou – You, Whom I Have Always Hated
Esme Patterson – Woman to Woman
Eyes For Gertrude – Residential Bliss
The Dodos – Individ
LIVE REVIEWS
Manic Street Preachers @ Roundhouse, London, 17/12/14
Twenty year anniversary gigs. Playing classic albums in their entirety gigs. They’re ten a penny these days. [Insert 90s band] plays [insert cult cl...more
The Human League @ Colston Hall, Bristol, 15/12/14
You can’t help but feel apprehensive at the thought of catching a legendary group decades after their peak. When it comes to the 80s, The Human Lea...more
Personal Best, Muncie Girls, Laura Stevenson @ The Exchange, Bristol, 14/12/2014
Something strange has happened over the course of the past eight months. When we last saw New York singer-songwriter Laura Stevenson perform in Bristo...more
Prawn, Gnarwolves @ The Fleece, Bristol, 02/12/2014
They say all good things come in threes, and the fact Gnarwolves are a trio upholds that tradition. I’ve also always found three b’s to be true ...more