Philly punks Nothing are back from the brink with a new record that draws on some really, really bad times.
Various Artists : Pulp Fusion - Evolution
Volume five in a series of superbad early-'70s funk collections...
Volume five in a series of superbad early-'70s funk collections, when flautists, bongo players and wah-wah guitarists ran joyously rampant, unaware the impending disco era was about to put them on the breadline.
Necessary or evil? These tracks have proven a goldmine for samplers and retro-merchants. Nice to hear these cuts in their unadulterated, unexploited form. Best here are Charles Wright & The Watts 103rd Street Band's clipped, brassy 'What Can You Bring Me' and Lonnie Liston Smith's spacegroovelicious 'Cosmic Funk'.
The Strokes dabble with sounds from throughout their career on a satisfying return
Once the thrill of the cast and visuals wears off, this follow-up to Tim Burton’s Alice In Wonderland is a drag
George Clooney and Julia Roberts bounce off each other like pros in this amusing take on fat cat greed
The hooks are plentiful and the energy’s palpable, but the Bottlemen still don’t have a ‘Wonderwall’