While ‘Nikki Nack’ contains a dizzying level of detail, its strength is the bright and brash sense of adventure underpinning it all. Merrill Garbus’ complicated but catchy style of songwriting…

Like romance novels of yore, we listen as Oakland trio [b]Mwahaha[/b] and their neighbour, [a]Tune-Yards[/a]’ Merrill, merge to conceive a wonderchild made of deep synths, tribal cries and sweet, sweet…

Progress is a funny thing. It’s traditional for indie bands to follow their first colourless albums with one slate-grey record after another, only this time around sounding much bigger and…