Album Reviews

Album reviews and new music previews from the latest releases by upcoming bands and indie record labels.

Soulwax - From Deewee
9.0

From Deewee

It’s been over 12 years since brothers Stephen and David Dewaele put out a record – which was, now ironically, entitled ‘Any Minute Now’….

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Depeche Mode Spirit
6.5

Spirit

The promo run behind legendary electro-pop brood unit Depeche Mode’s Spirit, their fourteenth full-length release since forming in 1980, took a bizarre turn last…

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'Hot Thoughts' by Spoon album review by Adam Williams.
8.0

Hot Thoughts

Spoon’s latest record (their ninth!) ‘Hot Thoughts’ is a stealth like proposition; it’s an album that’s simple in sound but made up of multiple,…

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'Volcano' by Temples album review by Adam Williams. The full-length comes out on March 10 via Heavenly Recordings.
6.5

Volcano

For those not in the know, Kettering, the home of Temples, isn’t the most colourful or psychedelic of places you’ll find in the UK….

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'Yours Conditionally' by Tennis, album review by Gregory Adams
6.3

Yours Conditionally

One of Greek philosopher Heraclitus well-known aphorisms is his time-and-situation reflecting, “no man ever steps in the same river twice, for it’s not the same river and he’s…

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