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Blur – Go Out For a band like Blur, so dedicated to constant evolution, a no-warning comeback takes some delicate navigation as they dip their toes back in the water.…

Sudanese born Ahmed Gallab’s fourth album as Sinkane plucks from several continents and decades, emerging as a triumphant mix of vintage soul perfection and modern experimentation. On ‘New Name’, African…

“Everyone knows that we’ll all die alone/One way or another we’ll all be alone,” opines Pale Seas’ Jacob Scott on ‘Sleeping’. This melancholy tone runs throughout ‘Places To Haunt’, but…

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Conceived as a modern successor to the 70’s rock opera, written by Anand Wilder of psych pop wizards Yeasayer and friend Maxwell Kardon and featuring members of Chairlift and Dirty…

Peaking Lights – Breakdown ‘Breakdown’ is the lead single from ‘Cosmic Logic’, Peaking Lights’ fourth album, in which kraut percussion shuffles and Indra Dunis’ playful vocals take centre stage. Skewed…

Jamie T – Don’t You Find After releasing his second album ‘Kings & Queens’ in 2009, Jamie T made like another indie disappearing act, Tom Vek, and vanished off the…

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A grower not a shower, this one. The chorus has a weird whiff of ‘Blame It On The Boogie’ about it and the end’s a bit Metronomy (always a good…

Norwegian pop outfit Young Dreams channel all the buoyant oddities of ‘ONE’-era Yeasayer, with the added bonus that the spirit of The Beach Boys has hijacked their vocals. The likes…

Summer so soon? Young Dreams are streaming their gorgeous new track ‘First Days Of Something’. The second official track released from forthcoming debut album ‘Between Places’, ‘First Days Of Something’…

There can’t be many songs these days written from the perspective of a tumour that’s outlived its human host. ‘Henrietta’, the most beautiful moment on Brooklyn trio Yeasayer’s third album,…