The Smiths – The Queen Is Dead: Deluxe

Posted by on October 5, 2017 in , ,

“Re-issue! Re-package! Re-package! Re-evaluate the songs,” sang Morrissey 30 years ago on Paint A Vulgar Picture. Since The Smiths’ split in 1987, there have been more than enough compilations celebrating their legacy, but amazingly this is the ...Read More

The Horrors – V

Posted by on October 5, 2017 in , ,

With each of their first three albums, The Horrors reinvented their sound, moving from garage-goth to shoey Krautrock to baggy bliss-outs. 2014’s Luminous saw their sound stagnate a little, but on their fifth album, V, they’re back with another g ...Read More

LFF 2017: Breathe

Posted by on October 5, 2017 in , ,

Breathe is the story of Diana and Robin Cavendish who live a charmed and idyllic life of the upper middle class in England. They meet at a cricket match on the village green and Diana just knows that Robin is the one. He, too, knows that she is the o ...Read More

Benjamin Clementine – I Tell A Fly

Posted by on September 25, 2017 in , ,

True eccentrics are not often signed to major labels these days, but Clementine – London runaway turned Parisian tramp turned pianist, singer and aesthete – is an exception, comfortably at home on Virgin. The 28-year-old’s debut album won the M ...Read More