Category: Album Reviews

Bec Taylor and the Lyre Birds - folk-pop

BEC TAYLOR & the LYRE BIRDS fly on folk-pop pearl “Adrift”

Bec Taylor and the Lyre Birds Adrift [Buttercup Records] review by Vince Leigh // Photo by Dan Cusack Canberra multi-instrumentalist ...
Canberra's NINA LEO astounds on pulsing EP FAKE IT

Canberra’s NINA LEO astounds on pulsing EP FAKE IT

Nina Leo review by Vince Leigh Nina Leo’s first two singles, Recover and Break the Renegade, revealed her musical armoury’s ...
B. Becoming - Benjamin Crawford

B. COMING becomes beguiling on new EP BOATS

B. Coming review by Vince Leigh Canberran singer-songwriter B. Coming - the musical moniker for Benjamin Cumming - has only ...
RUSTY GEAR delivers prize package of crafted country

RUSTY GEAR delivers prize package of crafted country

Review by Vince Leigh American country singer-songwriter Rusty Gear has just released his new country EP Delivery Man. Recorded in Nashville ...
“Now comes the part where we throw our heads back and laugh...” Enter roots-Afrobeat giggle merchants RAS BANAMUNGU and THE DET-N-ATORS

“Now comes the part where we throw our heads back and laugh…” Enter roots-Afrobeat giggle merchants RAS BANAMUNGU and THE DET-N-ATORS

Review by Vince Leigh Ras Banamungu and The Det-n-ators International have just released a new album, Revelation of Oneness. The ...
MAHMOOD KHAN's trademark sophisticated world pop sound shines on the outstanding EP IMAGINARY FRIEND

MAHMOOD KHAN’s trademark sophisticated world pop sound shines on the outstanding EP IMAGINARY FRIEND

Review by Vince Leigh There’s no one quite like Mahmood Khan in Australia, and this amazingly versatile artist has the ...
Local ANDY MISON fires up FERGUS CIRCUITS; an album of electro-pop imbued with a smattering of funk and the odd jazz chord inversion

Local ANDY MISON fires up FERGUS CIRCUITS; an album of electro-pop imbued with a smattering of funk and the odd jazz chord inversion

Review by Vince Leigh Andy Mison has just released his debut album Fergus Circuits. The multi-instrumentalist, singer and producer has ...
Album FULL CIRCLE is a testament to Canberran JACK BIILMANN's twin-engine prowess

Album FULL CIRCLE is a testament to Canberran JACK BIILMANN’s twin-engine prowess

Review by Vince Leigh Two previous albums have paved the way for Jack Biilmann’s new one, Full Circle. With an ...
JOSH ORANGE delivers a cohesive, hearty collection of tracks already bathed in success with LITTLE MISS AMERICA

JOSH ORANGE delivers a cohesive, hearty collection of tracks already bathed in success with LITTLE MISS AMERICA

Review by Vince Leigh Sydney-based contemporary folk-rock act Josh Orange has just released Midnight Lights, the fourth album for the ...
KLOUDII by name, clear by intent, EP BUT Y THO? brings an adventurous five-song fusion of electro-pop

KLOUDII by name, clear by intent, EP BUT Y THO? brings an adventurous five-song fusion of electro-pop

Review by Vince Leigh Following the release of three singles, Canberra-based musician and producer Kloudii has just dropped an EP ...