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27.11.16

Morning. From earlier this month: the promising debut album by Pavo Pavo. Genre: experimental pop. Enjoy! (US version here) Pavo Pavo – Young Narrator in the BreakersFiled under...

Spotinews recomendation
26.11.16

Hi. The latest album by Elephant Stone – listed as a new release this week because of the CD release – was actually added to Spotify two months ago. Genre: pop. Enjoy! Elephant...

Spotinews recomendation
25.11.16

Hello friends. A new release week is here. First update: a collaborative album by composer Mica Levi and cellist/composer Oliver Coates. Read this review and enjoy! (Genre...

Clash review
24.11.16

Fresh spins on some of Bundick's least resonant work...

Clash review
24.11.16

Unfocused, inconsistent and underwhelming...

Spotinews recomendation
24.11.16

Hi. The final update of this release week is the soothing new album by Tasseomancy. Genre: dream pop. Enjoy! (US version here) Tasseomancy – Do EasyFiled under: 2016, Pop

The Quietus review
23.11.16

Let me pitch you a screenplay - Denise Richards plays a sexy yet brilliant yet sexy genetic scientist who is hired by a shady government organisation to take part in a...

Under The Radar review
23.11.16

On their sixth album, Stay Together, Kaiser Chiefs follow in their frontman Ricky Wilson's footsteps with their own makeover. They emerge as an arena-ready '80s pop band along the...

The Quietus review
23.11.16

One of the most breathtaking voyages the British Isles has to offer is the three-hour drive from the mouth of the River Clyde to the Mull of Kintyre on Scotland’s west coast (don...

Spotinews recomendation
23.11.16

Howdy. ESP Ohio is the a new project by Robert Pollard and Doug Gillard. Genre: pop/rock. Enjoy! ESP Ohio – Starting Point of the Royal CyclopeanFiled under: 2016, Pop, Rock

The Quietus review
22.11.16

The Netherlands has a long and quietly glorious tradition of tough-sounding, alternative noise acts. I could name a host of artists that have shaken my tree over the years; acts...

Under The Radar review
22.11.16

Making a shimmery pop album seems like the natural progression for Two Door Cinema Club, a band that's apparently been chomping at the bit to go full nu-disco for the last three...

Clash review
22.11.16

Lyrically debauched but musically broad and welcoming...

Spotinews recomendation
22.11.16

Hi there. This unique new album by Bobby Previte arrived some days back. Genre: classical/experimental/metal. Bobby Previte – MassFiled under: 2016, Classical, Experimental, Metal

Afro Monk review
21.11.16

Jhene Aiko is a female R&B artist that I’ve been completely obsessed with. The album is quite old and was released in 2013 but it’s something I think you’d all enjoy!

Clash review
21.11.16

A frighteningly inventive return from the Canadian creative visionary...

Clash review
21.11.16

Kim Gordon and Bill Nace journey to guitar music’s murkiest periphery...

Under The Radar review
21.11.16

"Forget," is an odd title for Boxed In to give the best song on his new album Melt, considering the track has both a groove and chorus that are catchy enough to stay in your mind...

Spotinews recomendation
21.11.16

Hello. Today we are going with an album that was missing for the first few weeks when it was released three months ago. Then I stopped checking for a while until yesterday when I...

Spotinews recomendation
20.11.16

Hey there. The new album by Zoos of Berlin turned out to be a very positive surprise for me. Genre: art pop. Enjoy! Zoos of Berlin – Instant EveningFiled under: 2016, Pop

Spotinews recomendation
19.11.16

Hello friends. The ambitious new double album by alt-country singer-songwriter Miranda Lambert arrived yesterday. Enjoy! Miranda Lambert – The Weight of These WingsFiled under...

Under The Radar review
18.11.16

In 1991, R.E.M. released the album that cemented their status as the former college radio favorites who became, for a few years, the biggest band in the world.  More

Spotinews recomendation
18.11.16

Hi. It’s Friday and a new release week is here. First update: the latest album by DIANA. Genre: pop. Enjoy! (US version here) DIANA – Familiar TouchFiled under: 2016, Pop

The Quietus review
17.11.16

Moby's angry. Softly spoken, vegan Moby is angry. He's angry about the things you'd expect, from the environment to the warmongering big-wigs, and he's letting it all out. No Twin...

Clash review
17.11.16

A triumphant return from the legendary rhythm prophets...

Clash review
17.11.16

A rich return from the much-loved French project...

The Quietus review
17.11.16

Doom jazz has always felt like a micro-genre too far, something cooked up by an overenthusiastic broadsheet editor looking to lump a disparate crew of combustible performers and...

Spotinews recomendation
17.11.16

Hey. The final update of this release week is actually one from last week. I’m talking about the new album by Ulrich Schnauss. Genre: ambient/electronic. Enjoy! (US version here...

The Quietus review
16.11.16

Moby's angry. Softly spoken, vegan Moby is angry. He's angry about the things you'd expect, from the environment to the warmongering big-wigs, and he's letting it all out. No Twin...

Clash review
16.11.16

A fascinating, disorienting blend of naivety and harsh futurism...