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Melvins – “WORKING WITH GOD” –  Alternately hilarious and bone-breakingly heavy

Melvins – “WORKING WITH GOD” – Alternately hilarious and bone-breakingly heavy

Ross McGibbon February 21, 2021 0

IPECAC RECORDINGS February 26th 2021 Alternately hilarious and bone-breakingly heavy, this is a joy. Opening on a mutated cover of The Beach Boys’ ‘I Get Around’, the Melvins substitute every possible verb, noun and

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The Hold Steady – “Open Door Policy” – fulfilling all their promise so far

The Hold Steady – “Open Door Policy” – fulfilling all their promise so far

Ross McGibbon February 15, 2021 0

THIRTY TIGERS 19th Feb, 2021 I’m going to swim upstream and say that The Hold Steady have been getting better. Critical acclaim seems to have reduced since the early releases but the new six

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‘Who Am I?’ Pale Waves Album Review and lead singer Heather Baron-Gracie Interview- ‘I hope I can be that artist that fans find comfort in and that I never had when I was growing up’

‘Who Am I?’ Pale Waves Album Review and lead singer Heather Baron-Gracie Interview- ‘I hope I can be that artist that fans find comfort in and that I never had when I was growing up’

Heidi Flood February 11, 2021 0

In a world that seems to have stopped turning for almost a year now, it has given everyone time to reflect and think more than ever and lead singer of Pale Waves, Heather Baron-Gracie,

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DEAD SEA APES / ADAM STONE / BLACK TEMPEST – ‘DATALAND’ – how to make records and alienate people

DEAD SEA APES / ADAM STONE / BLACK TEMPEST – ‘DATALAND’ – how to make records and alienate people

Ross McGibbon February 2, 2021 0

CARDINAL FUZZ 29th January, 2021 Recorded remotely during 2020’s successive Covid lockdowns, this embodies the alienation of the times and the alienation of modern post-industrial society. Atomised units working remotely whilst an unlucky few

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‘Easy’ By Pale Waves- A Mystical Light on Love

‘Easy’ By Pale Waves- A Mystical Light on Love

Heidi Flood January 17, 2021 0

Entering 2021 with an early 2000s sound, Pale Waves have released their latest single ‘Easy’ from their upcoming album ‘Who am I?’ which is set to debut on the 12th February. When previously speaking

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‘She’s my Religion’ by Pale Waves- A Devout Love Song

‘She’s my Religion’ by Pale Waves- A Devout Love Song

Heidi Flood December 18, 2020 0

Similar to their recent single ‘Change’, Pale Waves’ latest single ‘She’s my Religion’ explores an avenue within the theme of love that isn’t always so heavily delved into. As lead singer Heather Baron-Gracie sings

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‘Change’ by Pale Waves- A Modern Emo Muse

‘Change’ by Pale Waves- A Modern Emo Muse

Heidi Flood November 15, 2020 0

‘Change’ is Pale Waves first single to come from their second album ‘Who am I?’ set for release in February 2021. Since the release of their debut album ‘My Mind Makes Noises’ in 2018,

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Bee Bee Sea – “Day Ripper” – pulsing with garage rock and pop intensity

Bee Bee Sea – “Day Ripper” – pulsing with garage rock and pop intensity

Ross McGibbon October 18, 2020 0

WILD HONEY RECORDS 9th October, 2020 At the outset I’m reminded of the crazed askew pop of Leeds’ finest – Cowtown. Similarly a trio and also from a famed place, Lombardy, though nowhere could

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‘Fake it Flowers’ by Beabadoobee- A Fully Blossomed Masterpiece

‘Fake it Flowers’ by Beabadoobee- A Fully Blossomed Masterpiece

Heidi Flood October 13, 2020 0

A grunge icon for today’s generation, Beabadoobee’s debut album ‘Fake it Flowers’ cements this idea, as it is full of indie anthems in Bea’s words that are, ‘for girls to cry to and dance

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Waco – Hope Rituals -”warm, accessible, full of fiery drive”

Waco – Hope Rituals -”warm, accessible, full of fiery drive”

Ross McGibbon October 4, 2020 0

VENN RECORDS – 28 August 2020 It helps when a band is signed to a label you respect. Venn Records is owned by Gallows and their roster is nicely curated and a recommendation in

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