There was more to country music legend Hank Williams than boozing and a difficult marriage, y’know
En Vogue Riddle(Elektra)
En Vogue are in customary
sleek, mean form, too, though 'Riddle''s baroque boom sounds oddly old-fashioned in this company. Can't help thinking the trend for high-glamour kitchen-sink drama has gone too far this time, though, when one of them takes their errant man to task because, "It's the weekend, and you know that is the day I do my cleaning". Right on! Come on, Hoover the hall, motherf--er.
Antony of Antony & The Johnsons is now Anohni, and she makes relevant, uncringey protest music
Thomas Cohen moves on from the death of his wife, Peaches Geldof, with a compelling and sophisticated solo album
Drake’s fourth album sticks to his trademark murky sound – but his downbeat introspection remains gripping
Australian psych maniacs King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard have transformed into a mad metal band