Album Reviews

Momma – ‘Household Name’ review: fiercely ambitious grunge duo aim for the stars

The band’s third album, and first for Lucky Number, is a whirlwind of huge riffs and slick ‘90s revivalism

Nayeon – ‘IM NAYEON’ review: TWICE’s oldest member steps into the solo spotlight

The singer’s first solo release highlights a breezy, bright potential

LOONA – ‘Flip That’ review: an understated but subtly addictive return

The girl group’s first release of the year ditches the girl crush of recent title tracks in favour of something dreamier

Conan Gray – ‘Superache’ review: confessional pop bangers with a real sense of drama

The TikTok breakout star fiercely embraces romantic failures with his second album

Regina Spektor – ‘Home, before and after’ review: funny and heartbreaking art-punk

The record sees Spektor pushing herself into vibrant, unexplored territory

Soccer Mommy – ‘Sometimes, Forever’ review: nuanced and purposeful songwriting

Sophie Allison combines intensely confessional lyrics with her pop-minded melodies

MUNA – ‘MUNA’ album review: a field of sunflowers from poisoned ground

After getting dropped by their label the three-piece have had to regroup – but find a new level of freedom in this liberating era

Drake – ‘Honestly, Nevermind’ review: rapper’s house makeover provides long-overdue career boost

The Canadian's latest release surprises in many ways, ditching bland trap for house beats and some daring, if somewhat mixed, vocal takes