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Interview: Trixie Mattel

March 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

::: SPOILER ALERT ::: American singer-songwriter Trixie Mattel found fame on the seventh season of RuPaul’s Drag Race. Aside from her comedy credentials on the Viceland show that she shares with Katya Zamalodchikova; Trixie somehow...

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Album Review: Erasure – World Beyond

March 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

80s stalwarts Erasure have classically reworked their most recent album in order to create World Beyond, made in cooperation with a group of ‘post-classical’ musicians named Echo Collective. The result is a more refined incarnation, and a...

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Album Review: MGMT – Little Dark Age

February 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

The New York stalwart’s of strange pop have once again landed from outer space! Long story short, MGMT’s fourth record Little Dark Age is here. Recorded by the band and long term collaborator; Dave Friddman, it’s an...

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Emo scene stalwarts Dashboard Confessional are back with their first new material in eight years, Crooked Shadows is the seventh record from the Florida natives. This record sees them still confident in their refusal to adhere to...

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Album Review: AWOLNATION – Here Come The Runts

February 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

Here Come The Runts signifies AWOLNATION’s return to music some three years after the release of their second record. For those of you who are perhaps unfamiliar with the group, their main success came in the...

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The Wombats seem to be the only band to have survived the early noughties era of landfill indie. Far from falling by the wayside like their counterparts Pigeon Detectives et al, 2018 sees the release...

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Get Cape Wear Cape Fly has been on a four year long hiatus, in which time Sam Duckworth has cemented himself as an invaluable activist for positive change through numerous projects such as Oxfam’s Blue...

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Album Review: BØRNS – Blue Madonna

January 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

The near three-year wait for Garrett Borns’ second outing under his more stylish moniker of BØRNS was a long one. Fans have waited on tenterhooks since 2015, but with Blue Madonna boasting a Lana Del Rey duet...

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Record Rewind: The Maccabees – Colour It In

January 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

2007 truly was a golden age for British indie music, forget the landfill side to the genre that dominated the charts and you’re left with the birth of some truly iconic bands. In 2017, we...

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Record Rewind: Outkast – Stankonia

January 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Outkast’s fourth record; Stankonia, was a definitive moment in the coming together of southern hip-hop with a more East coast influence. The Atlanta based pairing of Andre 3000 and Big Boi shook the music industry in 2000...

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Record Rewind: Fleetwood Mac – Rumours

December 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Of all the iconic bands ever to grace the earth, Fleetwood Mac are revered and revelled in with equal measure. The Buckingham/Knicks incarnation of the Californian band continues to inspire, educate and indulge generations of...

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December 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

The return of 90s hip-hop legends N.E.R.D seems to have passed by without much fanfare, people seemingly forgetting just how much the group; made of Pharrell Williams, Chad Hugo and Shay Haley, shaped the modern...

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There isn’t much that K Michelle hasn’t done in this life; television, film and music are all strings to her diverse skill set. The latter being her main focus once more on fourth album KIMBERLY: The People...

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