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albums & eps
Meet George Brown - 'Meet...

by KarenDelaney on 07 April 2017

‘Meet George Brown’ is the storytelling-indie-folk eponymous debut EP of Malaysian-born songwriter, George Brown. Radiating a wide-eyed, bubblegum...
British Sea Power - 'Let The...

by AlexJackson on 19 March 2017

It's been 14 years since we first laid ears on one of British indie's finest. The opening reverb of 'Apologies to Insect Life' on debut The Decline of...
Spiral Stairs - 'Doris & The...

by MarcusErridge on 19 March 2017

This latest solo release by Pavement’s Scott Kannberg (AKA Spiral Stairs) is an accomplished, varied and enjoyable album. Quirky and innovative...
‘Meet George Brown’ is the storytelling-indie-folk eponymous debut EP of Malaysian-born songwriter, George Brown. Radiating a wide-eyed, bubblegum sense of optimism, this...

Meet George Brown - 'Meet George Brown' EP

by KarenDelaney on 07 April 2017

It's been 14 years since we first laid ears on one of British indie's finest. The opening reverb of 'Apologies to Insect Life' on debut The Decline of British Sea Power is still...
This latest solo release by Pavement’s Scott Kannberg (AKA Spiral Stairs) is an accomplished, varied and enjoyable album. Quirky and innovative sure, while always underpinned by...

Spiral Stairs - 'Doris & The Daggers'

by MarcusErridge on 19 March 2017

The New Jersey five-piece has honed a sound that is both summery and for some detractors, a little safe. However, one thing you can't take away from the band, is their ability to...

Real Estate - 'In Mind'

by AlexJackson on 17 March 2017

The Nebraskan-born troubadour spilled his heart out on the contemplative, low-key and intimately personal collection that made up 2016's Ruminations. It was an album that divided...

Conor Oberst - 'Salutations'

by AlexJackson on 17 March 2017

Five records had gently passed by before 2009’s Bitte Orca arrived. It was a wonderful feat of glitchy pop that received both acclaim and an array of new followers. Their first...

Dirty Projectors - 'Dirty Projectors'

by AlexJackson on 05 March 2017

At their best, Los Campesinos always have the ability to surprise. You know the crazy is coming, you just never know when and how. There is a more melancholic tone to...

Los Campesinos – 'Sick Scenes'

by MarcusErridge on 24 February 2017

The prolifically exuberant six-piece is often defined by thrillingly wonderful live performances. Over the course of the band’s last five records, since they made waves with...

Old Crow Medicine Show - 'Best Of'

by AlexJackson on 10 February 2017

With Ahmed Gallab and his band’s fifth and first major label record ‘Mean Love’, the Sudan-born musician managed to effuse the perfect mix of sublime melody with jazz, funk...

Sinkane - 'Life & Livin' It'

by AlexJackson on 10 February 2017

Of all the acts he’s played with (Tinariwen, Kurt Vile, Archie Bronson Outfit), it’s quickly apparent that the biggest imprint left on Duke Garwood was by Mark Lanegan,...

Duke Garwood - ‘Garden Of Ashes’

by AlasterKirk on 02 February 2017

Is music from Mali getting better and better, or is it just that we in the West are getting to hear much more of it in recent years? Following in the footsteps of Amaudo and...

Awa Poulo - ‘Poulo Warali’

by MarcusErridge on 02 February 2017

Like Star Wars? Like Music? Then here’s an idea, take the best of the Star Wars soundtracks and have them performed, at pace, by a 80's metal band. Introducing Galactic Empire....

Galactic Empire - 'Galactic Empire'

by MarcusErridge on 02 February 2017

Whilst an "indie pop" tag might incline you to expect more '80s style jams à la The 1975 hype, New York's Magana brings something more solemn and beautiful to the table....

Magana - Golden Tongue EP

by Kyle McCormick on 28 November 2016

Upon finding out that The Beat were releasing their first album in 30 years we were raring to give it a listen. Featuring Ranking Roger, the second wave ska legends have brought...

The Beat ft Ranking Roger - 'Bounce'

by YasminRoss on 11 November 2016

Scandinavian cool has long been in vogue. From the great sagas and sweaters, to the box-set series and striking designs, the region has thrived in captivating the world with its...

Various Artists - 'Nordic Lights'

by AlexJackson on 10 November 2016

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S4M TV // Jake Evans - 'Glorious'

by AdamTait on 23 February 2016

S4m TV // Mod Sun - 'Shoot 'Em Down'

by AdamTait on 12 February 2016

S4m TV // Blitzen Trapper - 'Mystery And...

by AdamTait on 08 February 2016

S4M TV // Nina Nesbitt - 'Chewing Gum'

by Kyle McCormick on 18 January 2016

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