Category: Album Reviews

Thomas Wynn and the Believers – Wade Waist Deep

Thomas Wynn and the Believers – Wade Waist Deep

[Mascot Records] How do you get to be voted both best rock band and best country/folk band in one city? ...
Perfume Genius – No Shape

Perfume Genius – No Shape

[Matador Records] One of the main beliefs of Hindu philosophy is that there is an inner-self; something that makes you ...
jp – Part 2

jp – Part 2

[Independent Release] Not content with his involvement with various bands, Melbourne drummer-turned-songwriter jp (known to his family as John Milton) ...
Jenn Grant – Paradise

Jenn Grant – Paradise

[Star House Collective] Followers of Canadian folk-pop artist Jenn Grant will be surprised and maybe a bit dismayed by her ...
Hundred Waters – Currency

Hundred Waters – Currency

[OWSLA] Currency came first as a surprise, and then as a slight disappointment. This American ‘digital folk’ band released the ...
At the Drive-In – in•ter a•li•a

At the Drive-In – in•ter a•li•a

[Rise Records / Cooking Vinyl] The former heroes of post-hardcore revival At the Drive-In have returned after 17 years with ...
Alex the Astronaut – To Whom It May Concern

Alex the Astronaut – To Whom It May Concern

[Minkowski Records] Doing uni studies, in the heavy realms of mathematics and science, while undertaking a US-based soccer scholarship and ...
Ásgeir – Afterglow

Ásgeir – Afterglow

[Pod / Inertia] Sometimes you hear a song or an album playing in a café and think: “This is interesting, ...
Slowdive – Slowdive

Slowdive – Slowdive

[Dead Oceans] Picking up where dreamily ambient 1993 album Souvlaki left off, Slowdive get the wistful, psychedelic trip happening again on opening ...
Soundtrack – Singles (Deluxe Edition)

Soundtrack – Singles (Deluxe Edition)

[Epic/Sony] Here we can re-live the 1990s alternative music scene when intense post-punk bands released albums that went straight to ...