Pumpin’ On Mi Stereo: Miles Davis – Birth of the Cool
February Album Reviews
The top 10 albums of 2017
Review: Vuromantics – In The Night EP
Album Review: Mzylkypop’s ‘When Will The Wolves Howl’ – a frightening dystopia
Album review: In The Nursery’s ‘1961’ – an ode to a memorable year
Martin Simpson – Trails and Tribulations
Ghostpoet – Dark Days and Canapés
Haim – Something to Tell You
Review: Public Service Broadcasting – Every Valley
Review: The Seamonsters – Lost and Found
Paul Weller – A Kind Revolution
Alt-J – Relaxer
Animat: How to be a Shadow
Banco De Gaia – Big Men Cry (20th Anniversary Re-issue)
Wendy Bevan – Love From The Moon
Saint Etienne – Home Counties
Renegade Brass Band – Totems
Sleaford Mods – English Tapas
Temples – Volcano
Pigeon Detectives – Broken Glances
Goat Girl @ Picture House Social
Laura Marling – Semper Femina
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – Flying Microtonial Banana
The xx – I See You
Review: Sheafs – Nobody’s Watching
ALBUM REVIEW: Sophie Barker – Break the Habit
Review: J. Cole – 4 Your Eyez Only
Review: Dutch Uncles – Big Balloon
Review: The Last Shadow Puppets – The Dream Synopsis EP
Nick Cave and the Bad seeds – Skeleton Tree
Slaves – Take Control
Kate Tempest – Let Them Eat Chaos
Biffy Clyro – Ellipsis
Blink 182 – California
Let’s Eat Grandma – I, Gemini
Metronomy – Summer ’08
Oscar – Cut and Paste
Last Shadow Puppets – Everything You’ve Come To Expect
We Are Scientists – Helter Seltzer
October Drift – Stranger Days EP
Iggy Pop – Post Pop Depression
Steel City Rocks: Steel Trees
Air Force Chron EP Review
The Coral – Distance In Between Album Review
Underworld – Barbara Barbara, We Face a Shining Future Album Review
Trans Siberian Orchestra – Letters From the Labyrinth Album Review
James – Girl at the End of the World Album Review
Steve Mason – Meet the Humans Album Review
Villagers – Where Have You Been All My Life?
Submotion Orchestra – Colour Theory
Savages – Adore Life
EP Review: Bear Chest – My Bones
Turin Brakes – Lost Property,
Electric Six – Bitch Don’t Let Me Die
Review – Nothing But Thieves
Miyavi – The Others
Yung – These Thoughts are Like Mandatory Chores
Eagles of Death Metal – Zipper Down
Richard Hawley – Hollow Meadows
Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats
Low Budget/High Concept – Review
HarleyLikesMusic – Game Changer
New single: Hey Sholay – Eyes for Me
Maccabees – Marks to Prove It
Bullet For My Valentine – Venom
Franc Cinelli- The Marvel Age
Muse – Drones
In Hearts Wake – Skydancer
Ben Montague – Back Into Paradise
Keston Cobblers’ Club – Wildfire
They Might Be Giants – Glean
The Wombats – Glitterbug
Superheaven- Ours Is Chrome
Everything, Everything- Get To Heaven
Sweet Little Machine- Save Our Bones
Nai Harvest – Hairball
Pumpin On Mi Stereo – February
Papa Roach – F.E.A.R.
Adamski – Revolt
Public Service Broadcasting – The Race For Space
Wu-Tang Clan – A Better Tomorrow.
Hookworms – The Hum
Rumer – Into Color
Foo Fighters – Sonic Highways
The Fratellis – Soul Crush
Johnny Marr – Playland
Vashti Bunyan – Heartleap
Marmozets – The Weird And Wonderful Marmozets
The Lost Brothers- New Songs Of Dawn And Dust.
Inspiral Carpets – Inspiral Carpets
The Bluehearts- Hurt EP
The Courteeners- Concrete Love
Slow Club- Complete Surrender
The Moons – Mindwaves
David Gray – Mutineers
The Last Vinci – The Last Vinci
Shammi Pithia – Cosmic
The Ramona Flowers – Dismantle and Rebuild
Clean Bandit – New Eyes
Chrissie Hynde – Stockholm
Paolo Nutini – Caustic Love
iTCH – The Deep End
PUP – PUP
St Vincent – St Vincent
Penguin Cafe – The Red Book
Manic Street Preachers – Resistance is Futile “Riots! Revolution! ROCK N ROLL APOCALYPSE!” … Is exactly what the Manics would..
It is agony to step into nearly any coffee shop and with heart-sinking regularity hear the poignant, the powerful, the..
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – Wrong Creatures Even if you didn’t know of its origins as the name of Johnny’s..
Our resident music reviewer Mark Perkins gives the verdict on 2017’s album offerings… Time for the annual round up of..
In a city that celebrates a large amount of guitar bands at its fore, one might imagine it’d be difficult..
They certainly don’t make ’em like this anymore. Mzylkypop is the latest project from Sheffield musician Michael Somerset Ward, and..
As memorable years go, 1961 has lots going for it. Gagarin became the first man in space, the foundations of..
Albums used to be landmarks around which years and lives orbited. They’re now throwaway – launched to remind us that..
Aaron Jackson reviews Everything, Everything – Fever Dream You wait for six months for an album to knock your socks..
We are living in uneasy times, and listening to this album doesn’t do much to allay any fears or insecurities..
Aaron Jackson’s gives his verdict on slick pop trio Haim’s newest album. Given the plurality of music that has poured..
Public Service Broadcasting’s third album discusses the rise and fall of Welsh coalmining – sounds a little niche? Reviewer Aaron..
Here’s Aaron Jackson’s take on The Japanese House’s latest enigmatic album. This EP can be summed up by what a..
You get a vibe with some local bands, a little hunch that everything – talent, personality and sound – are..