Tag : new release

The 1975 Have A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships

1 month ago / 0 comments

The subject of major debate around being overhyped and the questionable pretension of frontman Matty Healy, the release of The 1975’s third album was met with trepidation and intrigue – it was distinctly hard to tell whether we were on the precipice of something ground-breaking or disappointingly lacklustre. Fundamentally, it … Read More

Anderson .Paak Releases Refreshing Masterpiece, Oxnard

2 months ago / 0 comments

“Oxnard’s Beaches extend for 5 miles along the city’s oceanfront, from Mandalay Beach in the north to Silver Strand Beach in the south. The beaches are known for their sunshine, mild surf, and easy access.” The official description of Oxnard Beach is as relevant to the beach itself as to … Read More

Muse Release New Album, Simulation Theory

2 months ago / 0 comments

Simulation Theory, the eighth studio album from rock band Muse is the commendable effort to maintain the pivotal success of the band’s previous work. Whilst being a matrix for new offerings, it contains no stand out brilliance. That is not to say it is without merit; they continue to be … Read More

Bill Ryder-Jones’ New Album is No YAWN

3 months ago / 0 comments

Bill Ryder-Jones returns with his best album to date. Yawn is the culmination of a seven-year solo career and a pained existence, moving his beautifully depressing guitar music into a much deeper dimension. Together these ten songs represent a meditative reflection of Ryder-Jones’ self and relationships. The goose bump inducing … Read More

KT Tunstall Releases New Album, WAX

3 months ago / 0 comments

I’ve been used to thinking of KT Tunstall’s voice as something instantly recognisable, largely due to how familiar it’s become to hear the Scottish singer-songwriter on radio. With a slight sense of reference to those earlier greats of ‘Suddenly I See’ and ‘Black Horse and the Cherry Tree’, listening to … Read More

Single Review: Back to You by Louis Tomlinson ft. Bebe Rexha

1 year ago / 0 comments

It is my professional opinion that Louis Tomlinson stole the lyrics for his latest single, ‘Back To You’, from the Twitter accounts of his many dedicated fans. This is not a song written by a seasoned pop star, but is in fact the collaborative effort of millions of young women … Read More

This Week's Singles

6 years ago / 0 comments

The Stranglers – ‘Mercury Rising’ (Coursegood) Post-punk veterans release second single from new album Giant. Serrated metallic guitar over frenetic synth is comfortingly typical Stranglers. However, it’s quickly let down by a combination of badly-judged semi-rap and worryingly Jethro Tull-ish vocals by frontman Baz Warne. It sounds like they’ve tried to stuff too … Read More