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Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds Chasing Yesterday review

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Chasing Yesterday review

Noel Gallagher is back with his High Flying Birds and their second studio album, Chasing Yesterday, and while it was always going to be...
Belle and Sebastian Girls In Peacetime Want To Dance review

Belle And Sebastian, Girls In Peacetime Want To Dance review

When a band like Belle And Sebastian return with a new album, what you want is enough of their past sound to make it...
Crooked Weather, Long Garden

Crooked Weather, Long Garden album review

Great folk albums don't come along very often, but Crooked Weather have done a pretty good job of throwing a contender into the ring...
El Pintor, Interpol's 5th Studio album

Interpol, El Pintor review

There's a pretty big soft spot in our hearts for Interpol thanks largely to the brilliance of some of the tracks from their 2nd...
Manic Street Preachers Futurology review

Manic Street Preachers Futurology review

As the name would suggest, the Manic Street Preachers' latest album Futurology is a progressive stream of tracks and while there's a lot of...
Jack White Lazaretto album review

Jack White, Lazaretto review

This month (June 2014) saw Jack White returning to the fray with his second solo album, Lazaretto, and while it doesn't have any stand-out...
Dearly Beloved Enduro review

Dearly Beloved, Enduro album review

When you find out that Dearly Beloved is made up out of Eagles Of Death Metal, Sound City Players and Broken Social Scene, their...
Painted Palms, Forever review

Painted Palms, Forever review

When you hear a debut album for the first time you instantly try to compare it to other music to judge where it stands...
Foolish Atoms, A Crack In The Glass Eye review artwork

Foolish Atoms, A Crack In The Glass Eye review

Heroes Of The Mexican Independence Movement drummer Chris Norrison has done what relatively few drummers manage to do, stepping out from behind the sticks...
Cate Le Bon, Mug Museum review

Cate Le Bon, Mug Museum review

Easily the best album released this autumn, Mug Museum is the latest stunning offering from the Welsh gods that must swirl around the dark...
Courtney Barnett, The Double-EP: A Sea of Split Peas review

Courtney Barnett The Double EP: A Sea of Split Peas review

Courtney Barnett is the new Ozy Sheila on the alt-rock block and instantly she's the best we've heard in one hell of a long...
Arctic Monkeys AM review

Arctic Monkeys AM review

The Arctic Monkeys are back with another album this week (9th September 2013), and by the sound of the first few spins it could...

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