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Album Review: Drenge – Strange Creatures

The Loveless brothers attempt to surpass their reputation as Britain’s most underrated garage band but instead get weighed down by all the elements they try to throw at the record. While Strange Creatures does ...
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Live At Leeds Announce Second Wave of Artists

Live at Leeds has just announced its next wave of artists to be hitting venues across the Yorkshire city on 4 May. The BRIT nominated and multi-Mercury-Prize nominated Kate Tempest leads this second wave of ...
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The Japanese House Announce UK Tour

Amber Bain, better known as The Japanese House, has announced her headline UK tour for March to coincide with the release of debut album, Good at Falling.  Released on 1 March, Good at Falling, is set to fea...
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The VLM’s Top 20 Albums of 2018

In 2018 we saw Trump come out in his full and foul colours. With his politics came a whole host of retaliation, but boy did that retaliation deliver some great albums into our lives. Over half of our albums thi...
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The VLM’s Eyes on 2018: Their Year in Review

2018. What a year it has been. We've witnessed probe landings, poisonous politics and a plastic revolution. But let's put all that aside for now and focus on the tremendous tracks and marvellous musicians that ...
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Best of 3: Chlöe Howl, Spector and LIO

Heck, it was a good day for music fans last Friday. It can often get dry this time of year. As Mariah and Bublé come creeping their way back into our life, the stream of new music begins to freeze over. But, no...