Archives

Islet – ‘Released By The Movement’

Their fanzines, the Shape label, the gigs they put on: there’s a lot to admire about Islet’s mini indie empire. But the most exciting...

Islet – ‘Triangulation Station’

Taking an excursion with the Welsh band Islet is like getting into the back seat of a car blindfolded. Guided by the vehicle's movement,...

Islet – ‘Illuminated People’

The music industry is a mess. Your band has almost no chance of ‘getting big’, and no guarantee of making money even if it...

Hear Islet’s debut album ‘Illuminated People’ in full on NME.COM – listen

The album isn't officially released until next Monday (January 23)

Islet – ‘This Fortune’

Islet’s philosophy? There are no gig spectators, just extra corporeal instruments. Their shows are always a riot, but if you’re seeing them this week,...

Album review: Islet – Wimmy (Turnstile)

Until recently, Welsh scamps Islet were better known for eschewing promotional norms than they were for songs. June’s mini-album ‘Celebrate This Place’ was a...