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A mix of dreamy reverb-tinged guitars and synthesizers, Field Mouse blends the hard edges of indie rock with the warmer stylings of dream pop and shoegaze. Their songs lure you in...

Spotinews recomendation
16.07.14

Hey. I’m going on vacation again for one week and this time I won’t be able to blog. Anyhow, here is the catchy new album by Army Navy. Genre: pop/rock. Enjoy! Army Navy – The...

Punk News review
10.07.14

If you caught Grief in 2012, you could tell that My Iron Lung were endeavoring to carve their names permanently in the screamo/post-hardcore genre. And, naturally so of course...

Under The Radar review
09.07.14

If you're not familiar with this Danish group, run to YouTube and find their brilliant "The Swans" video: the nine-minute space opera finds our spacemen-musicians landing their...

NME review
09.07.14

Perennial outsiders return with seventh album of melancholy and hope

Alt Press review
07.07.14

NME review
18.07.14

Moz puts his unique spin on beat poets, political revolt and gender stereostypes in an LP full of gorgeous musical flourishes

Under The Radar review
16.07.14

Morrissey is one of those artists now—inarguably not in his peak era, still adored by an (incredibly, near-sycophantically) fervent fanbase, and still cranking out music with some...

Clash review
16.07.14

Perhaps he just led us to expect too much...

The Quietus review
14.07.14

Sorry Dad, I've failed. I'm approaching my 30s and I've just enjoyed another Morrissey record. I know what I said about the book, how I told you that the nasty stuff he said about...

The Quietus review
07.07.14

Andrew Bird's relationship with the music of friends and peers The Handsome Family is a long, happy one, stretching as far back as 2003's Weather Systems and his gorgeous version...

The Quietus review
07.07.14

There exists a neon-lit demimonde of late night bars, rain spattered streets, sleaze and danger where unmade beds in lonely rooms are encrusted with dried out bodily fluids and...

NME review
07.07.14

On their 12th studio album, the Manics prove they are still the enemies of greed, conformity and corruption

NME review
05.07.14

Ex-Reuben and Hundred Reasons members come together on punchy second LP

Insound review
01.07.14

Dot Hacker is a Los Angeles-based band featuring musicians Josh Klinghoffer, Clint Walsh, Eric Gardner, and Jonathan Hischke. Their 2012 debut album, Inhibition, was hailed as...

Punk News review
30.06.14

Max Bemis wants to shake the order of things up with Say Anything. That's pretty obvious. He's not doing it for the sake of doing it though - he has a definitive objective. As far...

NME review
23.06.14

Gothic pop chanteuse puts her own take on five artists' songs

Insound review
15.07.14

Anna Calvi is to release a five track EP of covers entitled Strange Weather. Produced by Thomas Bartlett (The National, Antony and the Johnsons, Sam Amidon) and recorded in New...

NME review
23.06.14

Nu metallers use guest appearances from System Of A Down and Rage Against The Machine members to their advantage

NME review
23.06.14

London-via-Nottingham Pavement devotees don't quite reward on ruthless debut

Punk News review
18.06.14

In preparation for Morrissey's 2014 release World Peace Is None of Your Business, three different live EPs have been released (in different formats) under the name Satellite of...

NME review
16.06.14

The Leicester lads' latest outing is a confused, tentative and occasionally brilliant bout of boundary-pushing

Punk News review
13.06.14

It's rare for bands to release their album only a year after their previous longplay. Most that do this kind of thing often end up with songs sounding almost exactly the same as...

Clash review
13.06.14

A bruised beauty, just short of classic status...

Under The Radar review
24.06.14

Over the past half decade, there have been few singers more polarizing than Lana Del Rey. Her debut effort, 2012's Born to Die, was inconsistent and confusing, fueling her...

NME review
23.06.14

The New Yorker treads a thin line between between self-aware irony and tragically conforming to type on album number two

Spotinews recomendation
18.06.14

Morning. From a very recent Spotify update comes the strong new album by pop singer-songwriter Lana Del Rey. Read some reviews and enjoy! (US version here. Deluxe version for AT...

The Quietus review
12.06.14

Fans of Toy or Metronomy are likely to have seen The Proper Ornaments in action - they've supported both bands on recent tours. A deft stroke of PR airbrush has consigned 2013's...

NME review
16.06.14

Nostalgic pop that sets up Veronica Falls' man's side project as serious psych-pop contenders

Insound review
10.06.14

The next musical release from Andrew Bird is a collection of The Handsome Family tunes titled Things Are Really Great Here, Sort Of… Andrew first covered The Handsome Family in...

Under The Radar review
18.06.14

That Andrew Bird has chosen to record an album entirely of Handsome Family covers will surprise very few. The Chicago-based multi-instrumentalist may not fit the profile of a...

NME review
09.06.14

Eight years on from their debut, the Aussie band return to form

Clash review
05.06.14

A third set that falls short of expectations…

NME review
09.06.14

There are flashes of brilliance but the singer's third album misfires too often

Spotinews recomendation
04.06.14

Good morning friends. From a very recent Spotify update comes the new album by singer-songwriter Joe Henry. Enjoy! (US version here.) Joe Henry – Invisible HourFiled under: 2014...

Insound review
03.06.14

Indie rock stalwarts Camper Van Beethoven are back with El Camino Real , the companion album and follow up to their highly lauded La Costa Perdida. Whereas La Costa reflected the...

Insound review
03.06.14

Bob Mould's new album Beauty & Ruin is a twelve-track journey of loss, reflection, conciliation, and coming through the other side. Much of Beauty & Ruin deals with the passing of...

Clash review
23.06.14

Older, wiser, still rocking: Mould’s as electric as ever...

The Quietus review
17.06.14

It can't be easy being Bob Mould. For a guy who's had such an enormous impact on alt rock, there's a palpable sense that his standing in popular music's canon isn't what it should...

NME review
16.06.14

Hüsker Dü frontman continues to conquer alternative rock with his 11th solo album

Punk News review
13.06.14

Bob Mould can't stop/won't stop. Just two years after Silver Age and the Sugar reissues, he's back again with another new solo record, 12-track self-reflection entitled Beauty...

Under The Radar review
05.06.14

The past few years have seen Bob Mould return to his hard-rockin' ways. His dalliance with dance music is a thing of a past, and for fans of Hüsker Dü and Sugar, this record is a...

Punk News review
02.06.14

Buzz Osborne's first solo album is clearly an effort to avoid the shackles of the modern singer-songwriter-goes-acoustic cliché. Usually when an established performer releases an...

NME review
02.06.14

Australian indie-pop group make polite, jittery debut

NME review
02.06.14

The former buzzband enlist The National's Matt Berninger for guest appearance but can't quite match his band's quality

Clash review
05.06.14

Presents an overall feeling of tentative euphoria…

Insound review
03.06.14

Only Run is the fourth studio album from Philadelphia based Clap Your Hands Say Yeah who are celebrating 10 years as a band this year. Features additional vocals from Matt...

Insound review
02.06.14

This release focuses on early Devo demos and focus group rejects written between 2006 to 2009.