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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...

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...

Clash review
17.11.16

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

Clash review
16.11.16

An attempt to channel the turmoil of 2016 America...

Under The Radar review
14.11.16

Sadie Dupuis of Speedy Ortiz has never been afraid of tackling gender politics within her music. On "Raising the Skate," from last year's Foil Deer, Dupuis battled with the...

Spotinews recomendation
12.11.16

Hi. The new album by Sleigh Bells arrived yesterday. Genre: experimental electronic/noise pop. Enjoy! (US version here) Sleigh Bells – Jessica RabbitFiled under: 2016, Electronic...

Spotinews recomendation
11.11.16

Hello friends. The first update of the release week is the new album by singer-songwriter Martha Wainwright. This post is dedicated to the late Leonard Cohen. Enjoy! (US version...

Under The Radar review
02.12.16

Every Wainwright family member, Martha included, has a flair for the dramatic, a commitment to emotional exploration that remains unconcerned and even completely detached from...

Clash review
09.11.16

Rejuvenated Scottish duo deliver an emphatic second album...

Under The Radar review
10.11.16

These shreddin' Scots have cashed out the dreamier guise of their self-titled debut for more jagged edges on this boldly-titled follow-up.  More

Clash review
09.11.16

A daring, exciting return from a singular voice...

The Quietus review
11.11.16

Since the beginning of the decade, Lady Gaga has been a figure who has constantly strived to inject pop music with a hefty dose of theatricality and over-the-top spectacle. From...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

Large pipe organs first started to be built in European churches in the 14th century. While much of the music that people at the time heard and played would be dedicated to the...

Clash review
09.11.16

New ground resolutely unbroken, with safety in 11 numbers

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

You've probably heard Hinds' brand of fuzzy garage pop a thousand times before. The Madrid-dwelling quartet's ramshackle, lush melodies hark back to historic indie merchants such...

Clash review
09.11.16

Half a Fiery Furnace continues her pop-rock journey...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

Back in early 2006, Jenny Lewis' solo debut Rabbit Fur Coat was an absolute revelation and one of the finest albums of that year. On this tenth anniversary reissue, it still holds...

Clash review
09.11.16

Antipodean artist turns up the volume...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

It's difficult to believe it's been more than five years since Emma Pollock's last solo release, given her seeming omnipresence as a lynchpin of Scottish indie music. But despite...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

"I've got friends and I've got family/I got help from all the people who love me." More

Clash review
09.11.16

Russian shoegaze group with impressive second offering...

Clash review
09.11.16

It feels real, it feels soulful...

Clash review
09.11.16

Prolific duo ramp up the production but scale back the magic...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

It's hard not to be moved by Emma-Lee Moss's third album. Songs like "Algorithm" or  "Shadowlawns" are pristinely pressed matters of the heart, each enveloped in sensitive melody...

Clash review
09.11.16

A strong debut from a talent difficult to define...

Clash review
09.11.16

Matching girl-gang grooves with honeyed country rock...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

The Joy Formidable continue on their single-minded path toward sheer scale, this time around taking things a little more slowly in the studio. In fact, the band started by...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

In an era when most bands are afraid to say anything, almost every song on Tacocat's great third album has something to say.  More

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

Loretta Lynn is an 83-year-old badass. For proof, hear the legendary Coal Miner's Daughter reinterpret one of her earliest singles, "Fist City." Lynn sings the tune, originally...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

Bonnie Raitt gets down to business on her new LP, Dig In Deep, churning out some seriously unfussy alt-country. All of the album's strengths are encompassed in Raitt's offbeat...