Philly punks Nothing are back from the brink with a new record that draws on some really, really bad times.
Scouting For Girls
It’s Not About You
Of all the subjects in the pop pantheon, that of being dumped by a girl and not really understanding why is probably the most richly mined vein of them all. And while the floppy-fringed SFGs’ tale of dumpage is not exactly ‘Don’t Leave Me This Way’, it is lusty, galloping indie pop with some pleasing oomph and rage in the vocals. Get back with him, you nasty girl.
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’