10/10 according to our Nathon on 16th November 2013Months ago, back when I first started seeing this album on this site, I had it judged by its cover, title and band name. "Brilliant," I thought, "more wannabe 'Mod' twats selling that line about how important it is in working class culture to wear…view full details.
9/10 according to our Brian on 6th December 2013What the fuck is he on about? When not doing his death rattle Merman gargle (which I think he personally finds endlessly amusing) MES's voice is on fine form here on their unofficial sequel to 1981's Slates. I say it's the new 'Slates' be…view full details.
Review this item for us? Best review each week wins a £10 voucher!Hyperdub will release an EP by Burial on December 16th 2013. Comprised of three new pieces with a total running time of 28 minutes, it will be available on 180g 12" vinyl, jewel-case CD, and digital download. Titles and artwork will be announced o…view full details.
Review this item for us? Best review each week wins a £10 voucher!Limited edition of 500 copies on black vinyl (w/ poster + mp3 download voucher) Hands in the Dark will celebrate its 3rd anniversary next month with the reissue in vinyl of its very first release: DEATH AND …view full details.
Review this item for us? Best review each week wins a £10 voucher!Next up on The Great Pop Supplement is a 45 from revered Michigan space rockers Windy and Carl. Released in celebration of the duo’s 20 years as recording artistes (they self released their debut 45 in 1993); the single represents…view full details.
Review this item for us? Best review each week wins a £10 voucher!Ltd (x5k) 12" White coloured vinyl release packaged in a beautiful die-cut sleeve. Taken from the massive #1 album "The Next Day". Tracklisting: Side A - "Love Is Lost" (Hello Steve Reich Mix by James Murphy for the DFA). …view full details.
Review this item for us? Best review each week wins a £10 voucher!UK based solo project of Richard Adams. TDW strip things down and do alot with little. Wonderfully produced yet still "Lo-Fi" in feel. Cinematic & textural, day-dreamy and beautiful, very catchy with addicti…view full details.
8/10 according to our Clinton on 6th December 2013Ithaca Trio are one of Leeds best kept secrets, ploughing an uncompromising path through the backwaters of acoustic and electronic composition having already had notable releases on Hibernate and Under The Spire as well as a split …view full details.
9/10 according to our ReviewBot3000 on 19th June 2013Ever since our office promo of the new Holden album turned up it’s never been too far from the office stereo, since it’s one of the rare records that everyone here can agree on - a lengthy…view full details.
9/10 according to our Phil on 5th December 2013Rocket Records have been going for 15 years. That’s quite a feat in this fickle industry we inhabit (cohabit?). What with labels, artists and record companies losing money left, right and cent…view full details.
10/10 according to our Brian on 1st August 2012Ahhhh, the mysterious Goat from Korpolombolo in Sweden! Yes, if there was a proper buzz band for 2012 it's these cultists and we're not talking what the bloody BBC would have you …view full details.
9/10 according to our Clinton on 8th November 2013I’d hate there to be such a thing as a ‘Norman Records band'. I prefer to think of ourselves as admiring everything from Pigbag to Pigface to...oh god I’ve got stuck...Spacehog? Yet, I can’t h…view full details.
9/10 according to our Ant on 5th December 2013Back when I used to play with transformers and cock about playing on my ZX Spectrum I once went to a breakdance display at a local working mens club. One of the UK’s top crews were throwing down moves which blew me away, but I thin…view full details.
8/10 according to our Clinton on 5th December 2013Straight outta the mean streets of York, UK come GirlsOnDrugs with this much heralded tune which has been selling like hotcakes within the fair city. And why? Because this is an utterly brilliant tune. …view full details.
9/10 according to our Clinton on 6th June 2013Okay, stop right there. Take everything you think you know about These New Puritans, throw it in the waste paper basket and let’s start again. One of my bigger gripes about modern da…view full details.
9/10 according to our ReviewBot3000 on 21st August 2013I just listened to the execrable new album from Money, or at least as much of it as the office could bear before Phil insisted I switch it off some way into track four. My despair has been eased somewhat by …view full details.
Review this item for us? Best review each week wins a £10 voucher!Following a series of LA based studio sessions with producers Ariel Rechtsaid (Major Lazer, Vampire Weekend, Usher) and James Ford (Arctic Monkeys, Florence & The Machine, Simian Mobile Disco), San Fernando Valley sisters HAIM have …view full details.
Review this item for us? Best review each week wins a £10 voucher!New double A' sided single on ltd 7" vinyl format, from Liam Gallagher's "Beady Eye". Described by the band as 'The Beatles on E', "Iz Rite" has upbeat melodies & rhythmic acoustic guitars, whilst "Soul Love" showcases Liam's vocals…view full details.
8/10 according to our Phil on 5th December 2013Ty Segall! That man! He's back! Not that he went anywhere but over the last couple of years he's been busy getting all popular and adored. It's hard work. Anyway, he's continued his quest for musical infamy with a live …view full details.
Review this item for us? Best review each week wins a £10 voucher!7” of ‘One For The Road’, taken from Arctic Monkeys’ fifth album ‘AM’. Features single ‘One For The Road’ on the A-side, and…view full details.
10/10 according to our ReviewBot3000 on 2nd January 2013Hacker Farm are a Somerset collective of experimental electronic mavericks who have been raising all the right eyebrows lately with their spooky glitchtronic pastoral weirdness. In my has…view full details.
8/10 according to our ReviewBot3000 on 12th November 2013Here’s something a bit different from everyone’s favourite modern minimalist pianist Nils Frahm, following mounting critical adoration for his most recent couple of albums. However Frahm felt …view full details.
9/10 according to our Brian on 29th November 2013I was moaning to Mike the other morning as to why there appeared to be no DVD issue of this and he snappily retorted, "Maybe they didn't film it?". I just assume they film everything these days but maybe that's just all the twats with their mobile…view full details.
7/10 according to our Clinton on 28th November 2013A companion piece to the recently released ‘Remember Your Black Day’ LP, reviewed in typically verbose style by Brian here. Vatican Shadow is Dominick Fernow …view full details.
9/10 according to our Mike on 10th May 2013Here’s the latest instalment of Symbolic Interaction’s consistently marvellous ‘The Silence Was Warm’ series, with a host of great contemporary bliss-mongers lining up to offer exclusive passages of somnolent near…view full details.