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Tune-Yards – ‘I Can Feel You Creep Into My Private Life’ review

When Merrill Garbus emerged nine years ago as Tune-Yards, she was a one-woman force of nature armed with just a ukulele, a loop pedal and one hell of a pair…

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Porches – ‘The House’ Review

Isolation, introspection and water metaphors defined Porches’ second album, 2016’s ‘Pool’. On first listen to his third record, it might seem that the past two years have changed the newly bleach-blonde,…

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Shopping – ‘The Official Body’ Review

When London punks Shopping shared the first taster of their third album ‘The Official Body’ back in September - slinking tune 'The Hype' - singer Rachel Aggs said the song…

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First Aid Kit – ‘Ruins’ Review

The Söderberg sisters first came to prominence a decade ago when self-shot footage of them singing a Fleet Foxes song in a moody forest near their Swedish home went hipster-viral.…

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Tonight Alive – ‘Underworld’ Review

Tonight Alive’s 2016 record ‘Limitless’ surprised and polarised fans with its sharp turn away from the spiky pop-punk that made the Aussies famous, instead going down the route of impassioned…

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Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – ‘Wrong Creatures’ Review

“Whatever happened to my rock'n'roll?” howled Black Rebel Motorcycle Club on their artfully noisy debut 'BRMC' back in 2001. Sung with a snarl and delivered with swagger, it had that…

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Shame – ‘Songs Of Praise’ Review

Shame once received a hate letter that read, “Dear Shame… You can’t even compare yourself to a crusty piece of shite hanging from Mark E Smith’s slender arse. Some would…

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Camila Cabello – ‘Camila’ Review

When Camila Cabello announced this debut album in May, she named it ‘The Hurting. The Healing. The Loving’. Cabello, who’d quit US girlband Fifth Harmony the previous December, said her…

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Charli XCX – ‘Pop 2’

"Fuck playing the game," Charli XCX wrote in a note to fans following the release of 'Pop 2', admitting along the way that she'd lost her way in recent months,…

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Eminem – ‘Revival’ Review

Eminem’s long-anticipated ninth album, Revival, has already received an extremely mixed response online. One dismayed fan tweeted: “Hurts my soul to say this, but this is a terrible listen.” Well,…

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QTY – ‘QTY’ Review

New York city hasn’t ever been short of defining albums. They’ve arrived in all shapes and sizes, with the Big Apple’s roll call of talent including, to name a few,…

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Miguel – ‘War & Leisure’ Review

What, exactly, does Miguel want? Listening to the lusty slow jams that make up fourth album ‘War 
& Leisure’, you’d be forgiven for thinking this loverman mainly wants a nice…

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