Abel Tesfaye's dark, twisted album is at odds with the glossy pop world he's been thrust into
Noonday Underground : The Light Brigade/Hello
It is like The Kinks doing northern soul...
(a certain Simon Dine) has the decency to add a little modern swing to his homage. It is like
The Kinks doing northern soul, produced by David Holmes, and actually sounds nearly as good as that looks written on the page. Expect to hear it quite a lot before any gig by a Heavenly artist.
The Cavan teenagers attack album two with abandon, largely at the expense of quality
A still-vital John Lydon rages towards retirement on a saucy, scuzzy new album
10 Tracks You Need To Hear This Week (26/8/2015)
Oxford's finest flit between gnarly rock and frustrating slickness on an often-brilliant fourth album