Reviews

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


Wolf Alice – Visions Of A Life

Posted by on September 25, 2017 in , ,

Wolf Alice have accomplished a hell of a lot since their formation at the start of the decade – their debut album, My Love Is Cool, hit No 2 in the UK in 2015, and they’re even the subject of On The Road, director Michael Winterbottom’s own roc ...Read More


Hiss Golden Messenger – Hallelujah Anyhow

Posted by on September 22, 2017 in , ,

The rise of MC Taylor has been a classic one, with the LA-born, North Carolina-dwelling songwriter picking up devoted fans along the way as he gradually develops his sound. Last year’s Heart Like A Levee, his sixth album as Hiss Golden Messenger, f ...Read More


the killers – wonderful wonderful

Posted by on September 22, 2017 in , ,

It’s been five years since Brandon Flowers’ gang released Battle Born, but they’ve finally returned with their fifth album. Produced by Jacknife Lee, Erol Alkan and Stuart Price, Wonderful Wonderful seems to mix up their past work while feeling ...Read More


the red turtle: review

Posted by on September 13, 2017 in , ,

The animator Michael Dudok de Wit is something of a late starter; this, his first feature film, was made when he was 63. Nevertheless, what he lacks in youthful exuberance he more than compensates for in artistry. Essentially, The Red Turtle is an un ...Read More