Wolf’s sixth album. What it actually is, though, is an attempt at some kind of greatest hits collection featuring two discs of orchestral ‘refixes’ of songs from his five records.…

“[i]Sword by side we take the night[/i]”, he wails. “[i]I see nothing without you[/i]”, he whines. “[i]Bring me my chariot of fire[/i]”, he warbles. It’s never milk-and-one-sugar with Paddy, is…

Live Review: Bestival

With 55,000 folk in annual attendance, [b]Bestival[/b] is undoubtedly one of the biggest draws of the UK festival season yet, this year, it’s also one of the strangest. In a…

If [b]‘Lycanthropy’[/b] – [a]Patrick Wolf[/a]’s first album – was an exploration of how to transform oneself into another form, then [b]‘Lupercalia’[/b] is the end result of the experiment. The original…