EP Review: Blaenavon – Miss World

Han Solo, Miles Davis, Joy Division, Playwrights and The Proclaimers. It’s an odd list to start an EP review with, but all these names share something in common, and that is that they are all cited as influen...

Live Review: Father John Misty at Plug Sheffield

Father John Misty (real name Josh Tillman) played a sold-out gig at Plug for the good people of Sheffield, and provided a truly spellbinding show packed with folky fun and a plentiful of banter. Proceedings ki...

Album Review: Real Lies – Real Life

It’s becoming increasingly hard to be cutting edge on the music scene nowadays with new music being spouted out all day, every day, all over the internet. However, London based three-piece Real Lies seem to h...

Album Review: Swim Deep – Mothers

A homage to creation, self-professed attempt at escapism, going to war; a few of the ways Swim Deep have described their sophomore album Mothers. It’s a slight oversell, and at first it’s alien and exhausting...

Album Review: Darwin Deez – Double Down

It’s hard to believe that Darwin Deez’s self-titled debut album came out six years ago, but the lo-fi indie heroes are back with a matured, albeit familiar sound for new album Double Down. The same vocal rang...

Live Review: Foals at Rough Trade

They’ve quickly become the most talked about band of the year. It’s comfortably one of the most highly anticipated albums of the year. Foals and ‘What Went Down’ are a match made in heaven and Rough Trade Eas...

Album Review: The Maccabees – Marks to Prove it

Writing the follow up to 2012’s ‘Given To The Wild’ was probably The Maccabees biggest test of their career. The band’s third album had the blissful innocence of a debut record, transporting them into another...