Tag Archive: Music Reviews

Andrew Wyatt – Descender (album) (Downtown Records)

What a quirky little record this is… ‘Descender’ is the debut album from Andrew Wyatt, better known as the front man in Swedish indie electro-pop band Miike Snow. Listeners might be surprised to find… Continue reading

Josef Salvat – Hustler (single) (Sticky Lips Music)

One of the most exciting new finds in pop music for 2013 so far is Australian singer and songwriter, Josef Salvat. Last month we reviewed the Bwana remix of Josef Salvat’s debut single… Continue reading

Novella – Mary’s Gun (single) (Italian Beach Babes)

Having only just released their debut self-titled EP in May this year (following an earlier 7” and split 12” release), the London based psychedelic-rock/pop quartet of Hollie Warren (guitars/vocals), Sophy Hollington (guitar), Suki… Continue reading

Amusement – King of The World (single) (self-released)

Things have taken off rather quickly for Croydon’s Amusement. Forming only 12 months ago as a duo consisting of Andrew Smith and Joe Sigee, Amusement have expanded to include drummer Ulysses Alvarez and… Continue reading

Reptar – Houseboat Babies (single) (Lucky Number)

“Houseboat Babies” is the second single from the Athens, GA quartet’s debut album, ‘Body Faucet’ and what a brilliant little track it is! Produced by Ben Allen (Animal Collective, Gnarls Barkley, Bombay Bicycle… Continue reading

The I.D – Age Anti Age (single) (self-released)

The I.D. are a new U.K. based four piece post-punk- influenced indie-rock act with members hailing from Switzerland, Ireland and the U.K. “Age Anti Age” is the first taste of The I.D. and… Continue reading

The xx – Coexist (album) (Young Turks / XL Recordings)

After what feels like a small eternity, The xx are set to release the follow up their phenomenally successful self-titled 2009 debut album; an album which saw the London act form a legion… Continue reading

Divine Fits – A Thing Called The Divine Fits (Merge Records)

Divine Fits are an indie-rock / indie-electronic supergroup consisting of Britt Daniel (vocalist and guitarist of Spoon), Dan Boeckner (Wolf Parade/Atlas Strategic/Handsome Furs) and Sam Brown (New Bomb Turks). Only months after forming… Continue reading

Wild Nothing – Nocturne (album) (Captured Tracks)

Wild Nothing is the recording name for dream pop artist Jack Tatum. Established in 2009, Wild Nothing released their much acclaimed debut album ‘Gemini’ in May of 2010. An atmospheric shoegaze album minus… Continue reading

Twin Shadow – Confess (album) (4AD / Beggars Group)

Twin Shadow is the stage name of Dominican Republic born, Florida raised, and now Brooklyn based George Lewis Jr. ‘Confess’ follows 2010’s highly rated ‘Forget’ and consists of 10 tracks about love and… Continue reading