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Under The Radar review
yesterday

Scott Walker began to spread his eclectic compositional wings by poaching the studio orchestra hired for the "square" recordings of his day gig in The Walker Brothers. In his...

Punk News review
yesterday

Xerxes showed immense potential in the past. Our Home Is a Deathbed was one of 2012's more underrated records and whatever they put out after (in small doses I might add) seemed...

The Quietus review
yesterday

On their ninth album …And You Will Us By The Trail Of Dead are steadily continuing their journey towards being a Normal Rock Band, but remain unable to quite finish it. As far...

Clash review
yesterday

These songs arrive with passionate hearts fit to burst...

Spotinews recomendation
yesterday

Good morning friends. Psychedelic folk anyone? If yes, please check out the wonderful new album by Weyes Blood and enjoy! Weyes Blood – The InnocentsFiled under: 2014, Folk

Punk News review
20.10.14

Let me preface this all by saying that I don’t know a whole lot about Typesetter. I know they’re Chicago-based. I know they’ve got four members. I saw them open for Restorations...

Clash review
20.10.14

The closest we’re likely to get to a new Sonic Youth album…

Spotinews recomendation
19.10.14

Hey again. The final update of the week is this beautiful album by Locust. Genre: ambient. Enjoy! Locust – After the RainFiled under: 2014, Classical, Electronic

Spotinews recomendation
18.10.14

Hello. From a recent Spotify update comes the dynamic new album by Revocation. Genre: death/thrash metal. Read this review and enjoy! Revocation – DeathlessFiled under: 2014, Metal

Under The Radar review
17.10.14

Describing Kindness's debut album was no easy task. Was it hip-hop? Was it R&B? Was it dance? Nobody really quite knew. But World, You Need a Change of Mind was such an intriguing...

The Quietus review
17.10.14

As long as those big wheels keep on turning to keep the big machines rolling, then why the hell would anyone try to reinvent them? Sure, you might tweak them here and there to...

The Quietus review
17.10.14

Jane Weaver is a transformed woman. After years as a folky, slightly leftfield singer songwriter, The Silver Globe sees her taking a full-scale leap into the cosmic void of...

Spotinews recomendation
17.10.14

Hi. First album by Museum of Love is highly listenable. Genre: electronic/pop. Enjoy! Museum of Love – Museum of LoveFiled under: 2014, Electronic, Pop

Punk News review
16.10.14

If people weren't flocking to Dads after Pretty Good, they'll definitely be doing so now. As they continue jamming indie rock with emo and punk, what they manage to paint yet...

Punk News review
16.10.14

Brad Logan has been relatively quiet since Leftover Crack slowed down following 2007's Deadline. Little did we know that behind the scenes, he was fiddling with new bands...

Spotinews recomendation
16.10.14

Hey. The debut album by The Bots is quite charming. Genre: rock. Enjoy! The Bots – Pink PalmsFiled under: 2014, Rock

The Quietus review
16.10.14

In hindsight, Decapitated guitarist and chief songwriter Wac?aw "Vogg" Kie?tyka's decision to continue on with the band after the death of his brother/bandmate Witold "Vitek" Kie...

Punk News review
15.10.14

Today is the Day has been toiling in relative obscurity for more than 20 years now. Steve Austin and company just keep cranking out inspired, artsy, noisy metal for those...

The Quietus review
15.10.14

On the cover of Bestial Burden, her second album as Pharmakon, the American noise musician Margaret Chardiet is shown with her body weighed down by various pieces of animal meat...

Under The Radar review
20.10.14

On the eve of her first European tour, Margaret "Pharmakon" Chardiet was admitted to hospital where she had a cyst removed that had collapsed one of her organs. This harrowing...

Clash review
15.10.14

A familiar mesh of earnest words and slow builds…

Spotinews recomendation
20.10.14

Hi. Here is the new album by singer-songwriter Ben Howard. Read some reviews and enjoy! (Version for BE, CH and FR here.) (I’m not sure when this will be added for US listeners...

Spotinews recomendation
15.10.14

Hey there. The excellent second solo album by singer-songwriter Kevin Morby was added to Spotify this week. Enjoy! Kevin Morby – Still LifeFiled under: 2014, Singer-songwriter

Punk News review
14.10.14

We Were Promised Jetpacks have always been hard hitters. They've always found a way to be unique and it's not only in their sound, but it's how they go about doing their own thing...

Punk News review
14.10.14

Cassie Ramone's first proper solo LP has been a long time coming. Rumors of a solo LP began just after the first Vivian Girls LP and a track here or there were leaked into the...

Under The Radar review
14.10.14

Nashville 1995 captures Steve Earle at the tail end of his transition period from more traditional country guitarist to folk singer and roots rocker. More