A deliberately frothy take on an under-documented moment in US politics
Books From Boxes
to have coincided with the public getting their ‘giving a shit about Maximo Park’ phase out of their system. A shame, because this is actually rather endearing stuff – an intimate shiver of grey-skies balladry from the Geordie mini-Moz. That said, it’s no ‘Apply Some Pressure’, but
hey, what is?
The second album from Piper and Skylar Kaplan is danceable, euphoric and pleasingly trippy
Mumford & Sons’ collaborative steps into world music aren’t embarrassing – but they’re not essential either
The iconic DJ Shadow returns with a mixtape-like album that frustrates as much as it fascinates
A Western that revolves around a trio of gun-wielding female leads, and has a clear and consistent feminist message