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Under The Radar review
26.05.17

North American audiences—if they're old enough—might respond hesitantly with "The Only One I Know" if the U.K.'s The Charlatans are brought up. That song from 1990 is arguably the...

Clash review
01.06.17

A colourful return that matches their much-loved catalogue...

The Quietus review
12.02.15

In the wake of drummer Jon Brookes' tragic and untimely death at the age of 44 from brain cancer, it is of course tempting to read between the lines contained within the grooves...

Under The Radar review
19.05.15

The Charlatans tend to come back strongly in the face of tragedy. The death of original keyboard player, Rob Collins, brought the group's immensely popular (in the U.K. anyway...

NME review
06.10.14

The baggy outsiders first album in 20 years fails to move on from the early '90s

Under The Radar review
16.12.14

From the trendsetting groups that came out of the Madchester baggy scene, Inspiral Carpets were the least troublesome, which could be construed as the least hip. This, along with...

NME review
03.12.14

The baggy outsiders first album in 20 years fails to move on from the early '90s

The Quietus review
14.10.14

Having formally reissued their 1987 demo tape Dung 4 earlier in the year, the Inspiral Carpets, on their new self-titled album, almost seem to have found a sequel to that release...

NME review
10.06.13

What Shane Meadows’ reunion doc lacks in journalistic rigour, it makes up for with tear-jerking affection