albums & eps
With Celebrate, Minnesota’s Tiny Moving Parts carve out a place for themselves in the narrow pop-punk genre. Speaking to the suburban preoccupation about lack of...

Tiny Moving Parts - 'Celebrate'

by TomRose on 09 June 2016

When a band names itself Proto Idiot, calls its album For Dummies, has the band dressed as faux-dignitaries sucking pacifiers and opens with a track called 'Idiot Blues', it’s...

Proto Idiot - 'For Dummies'

by MarcusErridge on 08 June 2016

Although they’ve never been away – this being their 8 th studio LP in Helen Love’s 20 year plus history – Smash Hits is the 90s revival everyone actually needs...

Helen Love - 'Smash Hits'

by AlasterKirk on 07 June 2016

It’s crazy to think eight years have passed since the sprightly singer-songwriter from New Zealand first appeared on our shores with the incessantly catchy ‘My Delirium’....

Ladyhawke - 'Wild Things'

by AlexJackson on 07 June 2016

You know Barenaked Ladies. Everyone knows Barenaked Ladies. Even if you hate all forms of modern music you’ll probably be able to hum the theme from The Big Bang Theory. That...

Barenaked Ladies - 'Rocks Red Rocks'

by DonMcKinlay on 07 June 2016

The easy going, slightly awkward, sense of well-meaning that lies at the heart of Gold Panda's fourth record is marvellously embodied in it's name: Good Luck And Do Your Best....
Catfish and the Bottlemen sound much like a fireworks show; a series of colorful, loud, explosions. On their sophomore album the band thrashes about with 'Anything', and burst...

Catfish and the Bottlemen - 'The Ride'

by KnarBedian on 02 June 2016

Summer Cannibals, name taken from the Patti Smith track, exude a slightly manic California punk vibe despite their Northwest origins. 'Go Home' typifies this, a fast-paced, spiky...

Summer Cannibals - 'Full Of It'

by MarcusErridge on 31 May 2016

Having adding and subtracted a member since the composition of their debut album, Fatherson's second (and major label debut) record Open Book is a little more refined than I Am...

Fatherson - 'Open Book'

by Kyle McCormick on 27 May 2016

There's an odd sort of benign Jekyll-and-Hyde-ness to Oscar's debut album Cut And Paste. Not in the sense that some monstrous personality aspect lurks beneath the surface. Rather...

Oscar - 'Cut And Paste'

by AdamTait on 18 May 2016

United Fruit’s debut album Fault Lines began with raucous declaration of ‘Kamikaze’, and five years later ‘Ghost Inside Your Head’ announces Eternal Return with as much...

United Fruit - 'Eternal Return'

by Kyle McCormick on 17 May 2016

On both preceding records – 2011’s Master of None and 2014’s Trapped In Amber – Jonnie Common’s wonderfully enjoyable sound has been comprised of his whimsical, and...

Jonnie Common - 'Kitchen Sync'

by Kyle McCormick on 17 May 2016

Six years after her last release, Corinne Bailey Rae finally reawakens. The warm crackle of vinyl of 'Til it Happens to You' is gone. She still recreates everyday scenes...
Tired of Tomorrow is downer music at its finest, so if you feel like getting lost in a melancholy drift or sleeping in the rest of the day, you might take this album for a...

Nothing - 'Tired Of Tomorrow'

by TomRose on 16 May 2016

  Following the recent deaths of one long-term, and one previous member, The Posies mark their first album in six years with a slight departure from their power pop sound....

The Posies - 'Solid States'

by RossScott on 11 May 2016

S4M TV
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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