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There comes a point in every stoned musician’s longest bong session when the idea of releasing an ambient folk EP full of birdsong, drones and repetitive tone-poems that were recorded…

A “husband/wife dream-pop duo from Portland, Oregon”. An instrumental opener called ‘[b]Chasing The Wind Catching The Shadows[/b]’. A first line that goes “[i]I lie awake, dreaming of landscapes and the…

Despite all the billions the Simon Cowell Institute For Contestant Mutation Research has thrown at saving Ronan Parke from the career slaughterhouse that is puberty, you just can’t fight it:…

A friend once said that bands with animals in their name are automatically awesome, giving Minus The Bear, The Mountain Goats and Modest Mouse as examples. This led to thinking…

Shorn of all its insular, middle-of-the-album tension, ‘Olympic Airways’ reveals itself to be more of a slow-burning anthem than ‘Balloons’, ‘Cassius’ or even ‘Red Socks Pugie’. Gripped by its subtle…

How To Deal With Hype, lesson #1: on Never Mind The Buzzcocks earlier this year, Foals frontman Yannis Philippakis received the traditional ribbing from Simon Amstell about their status as…

Burning Airlines : Identikit

You’d be forgiven for not noticing, when the public face of American punk gurns and drools on demand but over the last few years there’s been a steady rush of…