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Album Review: The Feeling – Boy Cried Wolf

October 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

The British music scene in the mid noughties was a promising place for guitar bands. The surge of indie bands in the top 40 coming in the form of Franz Ferdinand, Kaiser Chiefs (paired with...

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Single Review: Lorde – ‘Royals’

October 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Its hard to know how to react to young talent isn’t it? On the one hand its brilliant to witness this marvel of an artist perform, on the other you start to think what you...

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Album Review: Yuck – Glow And Behold

September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Its a tricky predicament for any band to be in when the lead singer decides to up sticks and quit, even more so when he co-wrote the songs, played guitar and was a characteristic member...

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Album Review: Haim – Days Are Gone

September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

“Finally!” wept thousands of music fans when, in July, Haim announced the September release of their debut record Days Are Gone. Yes, its been a year and a half since the trio of sisters from LA...

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Twenty years is a strange milestone. A tenth anniversary is usually met with the kind of reminiscent joy of something that you can recall enjoying like it was only yesterday. But twenty? Jesus its ancient!...

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You don’t need to be an avid fan of The Naked & Famous to recognize the name or indeed the songs. When the New Zealand five piece released their debut album Passive Me, Aggressive You in 2010...

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Period dramas are a bit of a taboo subject really aren’t they? One the one hand you’ve got the hilariously soapy and slightly cringeworthy British dramas like Downton Abbey and Upstairs Downstairs. On the other...

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EP Review: The Hello Morning – Tie That Binds

September 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Imagine, if you will, a small town in the state of Kentucky USA, finding yourself sitting in a particularly seedy bar. The kind of place with cowboy hats aplenty, even more bottles of bourbon from...

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Its safe to say you’d be forgiven for blurting a resounding “Huh??” at the news of pub-rock king Elvis Costello deciding to make an album with Hip-Hop and Soul legends The Roots. Now Elvis Costello...

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Single Review: Anna Calvi – ‘Eliza’

September 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

When art rock songstress Anna Calvi first hit the scene in 2010, the world seemed ready to welcome her brand of vintage tinged indie with open arms. Her charming self titled debut album in 2011...

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