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Album Review: The Vamps – Night & Day

July 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Night & Day offers an EDM infused pop rock sound, catchy hooks, singable melodies, all wrapped up in the adorable heart throb package of Bradley Simpson (lead vocals, guitar), James McVey (guitar, vocals), Connor Ball...

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Sad core, mysterious and vintage beauty, Lana Del Rey, returns with her fourth album, Lust For Life. This highly anticipated album features the likes of The Weeknd, A$AP Rocky, Playboi Carti, Stevie Nicks and Sean...

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EP Review: Coldplay – ‘Kaleidoscope’

July 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

I find the EP Kaleidoscope by Coldplay a little confusing. Is it a bridge between their album A Head Full Of Dreams (2015) and a more experimental sound to come, as heard in the track ALIENS?...

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Album Review: Lorde – Melodrama

June 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Stepping out of her teenage years and into young adulthood, Lorde releases her sophomore album Melodrama which encapsulates her personal experience in heart break, loneliness and the spectrum of emotions an adolescent goes through in...

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Album Review: Beth Ditto – Fake Sugar

June 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Beth Ditto has had an unconventional path to success in music as well as fashion, even having modelled for Jean Paul Gaultier and launching her own plus size fashion label. Beth grew up poor in...

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Hannah Reid, Dan Rothman and Dominic ‘Dot’ Major are the trio that make up London Grammar who release their second studio album Truth Is A Beautiful Thing, an enticing title. Rooting For You, the first...

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20 years ago the hip hop scene was dominated by the West Coast – East Coast gang rivalry. On the East Coast was The Notorious B.I.G. and his New York based Bad Boy Records label. ...

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Connect The Dots is the sophomore album of New York natives, MisterWives. Since the release of their debut album, Our Own House (2015), they garnered the attention of some pretty well established acts; Panic! At...

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One More Light is the latest album to be released by Linkin Park. Always pushing to develop their sound, the album takes the band in a new direction by drawing largely on a cosmopolitan, urban...

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British band, The Kooks- Luke Pritchard, Hugh Harris, Alex Nunez and Peter Denton- mark a decade long career by releasing a ‘best of’ album, Best Of…So Far. Taking the most popular tracks of their four...

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Back in the 80’s the New Kids On The Block were a teen boy band sensation. It was reported that the Boston boys of NKOTB, brothers Jordan and Jonathan Knight, Joey McIntyre, Donnie Wahlberg (yes,...

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Album Review: Incubus – 8

May 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Incubus return with a new album, 8– you guessed it, their eighth studio album. The band includes the talents of; Brandon Boyd (vocals, guitar), Michael Einziger (guitar, piano), Jose Pasilla II (drums), Chris Kilmore (keys)...

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Forty years on from his first release, Paul Weller returns with his thirteenth studio album, A Kind Revolution. The album was recorded at Black Barn Studios in Surrey, UK with Jan ‘Stan’ Kybert and Weller...

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