Jordan Bassett

IDLES – ‘Ultra Mono’ review: a blistering attempt to calcify the faithful

The Bristol punks’ third album is a juggernaut that roars through sarcasm, defiance, compassion and controversy

IDLES: “Loads of people don’t fucking like us”

The defiant Bristol punks answer the critics, rail against “class war” and talk up their explosive third album ‘Ultra Mono’

Sneaks – ‘Happy Birthday’ review: an experiment in sound that fits and starts (but never gets boring)

Eva Moolchan's fourth album sees her odyssey the journey into avant-garde pop

‘Hail To The Deadites’ review: a bloodstained love letter to the madness of mega-fandom

Devotees of the beloved horror franchise explain their undying love for the series

10 songs that just aren’t OK any more

These lyrics sure wouldn't fly these days, that's for sure

Why Arcade Fire’s ‘The Suburbs’, at 10 years old, is the perfect album for now

Like Taylor Swift's 'Folklore', the record offers much-needed comfort and nostalgia in confusing times

Liam Gallagher – ‘MTV Unplugged’ review: live record offers warmth, hope and a sense of unity

The frontman takes to Hull for intimate acoustic renditions of Oasis classics and new favourites

The troubling rise of Tekashi 6ix9ine

What does the rapper's streaming success say about modern music fandom?