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Published: Tuesday 18th December 2018
Featuring: Polytechnic Youth, 2018's Best Sellers, Peggy Gou, The Gentleman Losers, Space Afrika.
Update Featuring: Kamaal Williams, Olan Mill, Teenage Fanclub, Elektroids, and more...
It's the penultimate update before Christmas so the releases are slowing down, but we've still got record-shaped things from The Beta Band, Siouxsie, Berceuse Heroique and the Guttersnipe person - as well as a load of preorders to look forward to.Published: Thursday 13th December 2018
Update Featuring: Super Furry Animals, Denis Sulta, Death in Vegas, Polytechnic Youth.
The new releases slow down now so it's a reissue-fest this week, including Beastie Boys, Atmosphere, The Clangers, and Bivouac. But there are plenty of preorders to sniff around too.Published: Tuesday 11th December 2018
Update Featuring: Chris Carter, Aidan Moffatt & RM Hubbert, This Mortal Coil, Delroy Edwards & Dean Blunt
All this week’s stuff including Amor, Public Service Broadcasting, The Sight Below, King Creosote and lots more.Published: Thursday 6th December 2018
Update Featuring: SOPHIE, This Mortal Coil, Charlemagne Palestine, Aidan Moffatt & RM Hubbert...
..and Public Service Broadcasting, Denis Sulta, Laurie Spiegel - plus our Christmas Gift Guide, Vinyl Advent Calendar and a rundown of December's best pre-orders.Published: Tuesday 4th December 2018
Best Records of November 2018 Featuring: The Fernweh, Drew McDowell, Northerner, Ed Harcourt, Daughters.
The records that soundtracked the misery of travelling on Northern Rail, getting soaked to near death by relentless rain, standing in endless queues at shops, Black Friday, and the oncoming Slade/Band Aid/Wizzard apocalypse.Published: Monday 3rd December 2018
Update Featuring: The Brian Jonestown Massacre, Jason Williamson, The Fernweh, David Firth.
All the week’s stuff including Drew McDowell, The 1975, Yellow6, John Carpenter, Rrose, Pixies, and Acid Mothers Temple.Published: Thursday 29th November 2018
Update Featuring: Pixies, Brian Jonestown Massacre, David Bowie, Opal Tapes, The Fernweh.
Another week of things including Yellow6, Why?, Jeff Tweedy, Idles, David Bowie, Opal Tapes, Kate Bush and everything in between.Published: Tuesday 27th November 2018
Update Featuring: Polytechnic Youth, Vessel, NYZ, The Breeders, Bong, Northerner.
Jacco Gardner, Songs Ohia, Ostgut Ton, Ed Harcourt, Bong, Free Love, and a Black Friday preview for you.Published: Thursday 22nd November 2018
Update Featuring: Polytechnic Youth, Songs Ohia, Rick and Morty, Northerner, Bong.
A sneak preview of our Album of the Year, Black Friday releases, Jacco Gardner, Loscil, Laibach, The Go-Betweens and all sorts.Published: Tuesday 20th November 2018
Update Featuring: Colin Potter, Bagpuss, Ryley Walker, Hen Ogledd, Brian Eno, King Gizzard.
All this week’s new stuff in one place. Try these for size: Kate Bush, the Good, the Bad and the Queen, Josephine Foster, the Mistys, the Beatles, Eliane Radigue and so much more...Published: Thursday 15th November 2018
Update Featuring: Brian Eno, Bagpuss, Kate Bush, King Gizzard, Smashing Pumpkins.
New stuff coming from The Good, the Bad and the Queen, Ryley Walker, Robert Hood, Colin Potter, B12, Hen Ogledd.Published: Tuesday 13th November 2018
Update Featuring: Brian Eno, Bagpuss, Kate Bush, King Gizzard, Smashing Pumpkins
New stuff coming from The Good, The Bad and The Queen, Ryley Walker, Robert Hood, Colin Potter, B12, Hen Ogledd.Published: Tuesday 13th November 2018
Update Featuring: Stereolab, Sufjan Stevens, Studio Ghibli, Sun Kil Moon, J. Mascis.
All the new things from Stephen Steinbrink, Goat, Sun Kil Moon, WIDT x Christoph de Babalon, ZULI, Sh*t & Shine, BEAST.Published: Thursday 8th November 2018
Best Records of October 2018 Featuring: Thom Yorke, Julia Holter, Daniel Brandt, Kristin Hersh, Hairband, Guttersnipe.
The best records ready to be drowned out by the sound of our heaters whirring into life. Best listened to through industrial strength ear muffs.Published: Tuesday 6th November 2018
Update Featuring: Stereolab, J Mascis, Charles Bradley, the Beatles, Studio Ghibli.
Tuesday-friendly stuff from Bibio, Sun Kil Moon, Objekt, the Wave Pictures, Noyzelab and Stephen Steinbrink.Published: Tuesday 6th November 2018
Update Featuring: Ian William Craig, Benoit Pioulard, Thought Gang, Demdike Stare, OCS & more!
All this week's stuff including Malcolm Middleton, Dead Can Dance, Jon Spencer, Liars, Causa Sui, Guttersnipe.Published: Thursday 1st November 2018
Update Featuring: Ian William Craig, Deerhunter, Polytechnic Youth, Guttersnipe, OCS.
Early week arrivals from Dead Can Dance, Causa Sui, Kode 9 & Burial, Blawan and Bruce Springsteen plus all your latest pre-orders.Published: Tuesday 30th October 2018
Update Featuring: Thom Yorke, Julia Holter, Cardinal Fuzz, Jessica Moss.
New stuff in from Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Klaus Johann Grobe, Ty Segall, Dopplereffekt, Kiran Leonard, Spacemen 3, Twilight Sad.Published: Thursday 25th October 2018
Update Featuring: Thom Yorke, Julia Holter, Ty Segall. This Mortal Coil.
Stuff due from Concretism, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Current 93, Guttersnipe, Craven Faults and the Kinks!Published: Tuesday 23rd October 2018
Update Featuring: Will Oldham, David Sylvian, Songs: Ohia, Neneh Cherry.
Lots of newbies, including The Lucid Dream, Charalambides, Blue Orchids and Hairband. Plus a round-up of the best upcoming pre-orders.Published: Thursday 18th October 2018
Update Featuring: King Gizzard, Stereolab, the Lucid Dream, Coil, John Carpenter.
New Will Oldham, Insecure Men, a Jason Williamson book, David Sylvian and Silver Jews re-issues and another of our genre guides to chew over.Published: Tuesday 16th October 2018
Update Featuring: Goatman, Daniel Brandt, Kurt Vile, The KVB, Carla Dal Forno.
Goat side project fun, new Tess Parks & Anton Newcombe, a good the Fall re-issue, William Basinski + Lawrence English get deep, cheap Evil Hoodoo titles. Bye Robin.Published: Thursday 11th October 2018
Update Featuring: Goatman, the KVB, Kate Bush, Connan Mockasin.
Actual records and things for the week including Kurt Vile, Rainforest Spiritual Enslavement, Yves Tumor, Factory Floor, John Grant.Published: Tuesday 9th October 2018
Update Featuring: Cat Power, Brian Eno, Benoit Pioulard, Kristin Hersh.
Loads of Brian Eno re-issues to pre-order. Plus new stuff from Cat Power, Kristen Hersh, Fecked Up, Matt Berry and Uncle Acid. There's even some new-but-not-new Echo & The Bunnymen.Published: Thursday 4th October 2018
Best Records of September 2018 Featuring: Lonnie Holly, Sarah Davachi, The Declining Winter, BEAK, Tim Hecker, Macintosh Plus.
Autumn already, eh? Let's delve through the last few weeks before the heating goes on permanently. Lots of good things happened last month, and there are some good things to look forward to in October too.Published: Thursday 4th October 2018
Update Featuring: Sharon Van Etten, Cat Power, Puce Mary, Mount Eerie, Blood Orange.
Pre-order the new Mount Eerie live album plus have a glance at this week’s releases including Kristin Hersh, Swearin’ and Cat Power.Published: Tuesday 2nd October 2018
Update Featuring: Tim Hecker, Pixies, Macintosh Plus, Stereolab, The Caretaker.
Big box Pixies and Stereolab records to help you remember your indie roots plus new ambient music from Tim Hecker and the Caretaker and so many Pigs you won’t know what to do with them.Published: Thursday 27th September 2018
Update Featuring: Pixies, the Caretaker, Stereolab, Tim Hecker, Halloween III
Loads of re-issues and a few actual new records including several Pigs, Danielson, Marissa Nadler, John Carpenter, plus 50+ hand picked pre-orders.Published: Tuesday 25th September 2018
Update Featuring: Beak, Brainfeeder, Gazelle Twin, Johann Johannsson, The Declining Winter, Felt.
Loads of things including three (!) Albums of the Week plus new Brainfeeder, Villagers, Suede, Felt, Prince, The Field, Christine & The Queens and lots of other good stuff. Well done us!Published: Thursday 20th September 2018
Update Featuring: BEAK, The Field, The Declining Winter, Felt, Johann Johannsson.
Another big week full of quality items such as a new record by Prince, the next batch of Felt re-issues, a wonderful the Durutti Column retrospective, and Johann Johannsson’s final work.Published: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Update Featuring: Aphex Twin, Low, Sleaford Mods, Throbbing Gristle, bvdub, Mark McGuire
Our busiest week yet, with autumn's big hitters beginning to land including Aphex Twin, Low, Mark McGuire, Sleaford Mods, The Goon Sax, The Chills, Pale Waves, The Beta Band, Sarah Davachi and loads more.Published: Thursday 13th September 2018
Update Featuring: Aphex Twin, Low, Sleaford Mods, Throbbing Gristle.
Just look at those big-hitters. But that’s not all. There's more: The Goon Sax, The Chills, Jungle, Coil and even some Siouxsie and the Banshees reissues. Phew.Published: Tuesday 11th September 2018
Update Featuring: Spiritualized, Sauna Youth, The Cardiacs, Julia Holter.
Plenty to offer this week for the discerning buyer of records with new ones from Julia Holter, Teleman, Waxahatchee, Menace Beach, Per Norgard, Thomas Fehlmann, and more.Published: Thursday 6th September 2018
Update Featuring: Thom Yorke, Spiritualized, Teleman, Deepchord, The Cardiacs, and a useful pre-orders round-up for you..
Our early week look at all the exciting things due in stock such as Deepchord, Menace Beach, Karen Dalton, Spiritualized and whoever else.Published: Tuesday 4th September 2018
Best Records of August 2018 Featuring: Tirzah, Mitski, Kathryn Joseph, Oh Sees, Death Cab For Cutie
Well, August was august. Geddit? Respected. Impressive. Never mind. Without further ado, let's wade into our monthly round up of the bits we liked and what we can look forward to in September.Published: Friday 31st August 2018
Update Featuring: Mogwai, Sufjan Stevens, Thou, Idles, Anna Calvi.
Stare down inertia with brand new records from Mogwai, Thou, Marie Davidson, Mogwho, Big Red Machine, Mogwhen, Tomberlin, Eartheater… and lots moregwai.Published: Thursday 30th August 2018
Update Featuring: Mogwai, Thou, Eartheater, Mac DeMarco demos...Published: Tuesday 28th August 2018
Update Featuring: White Denim, Tunng, Autechre, Sleep, Interpol.
Here we are again with all this week’s stuff. Choose from a wonderful collection of new vinyl from the likes of Autechre, Interpol, Tape Loop Orchestra, John T Gast and many more.Published: Thursday 23rd August 2018
Update Featuring: Autechre, Interpol, Blood Orange, Sleep, Japan.
Loads of exciting new things this week including those Autechre NTS Sessions, new White Denim, Tunng, Interpol.Published: Tuesday 21st August 2018
Update Featuring: Mitski, Oh Sees, Papa M, Stereolab, Animal Collective
Packed with Stereolab vinyl reissues, new records from Oh Sees and Papa M, plus a billion other reissues including Why? and This Heat. Oof. Too many.Published: Thursday 16th August 2018
Update Featuring: Oh Sees, Papa M, Animal Collective, Craven Faults, Coil, Why?
Best pre-orders for August and beyond, Oh Sees, Death Cab For Cutie, Anna Meredith, This Heat and so much more.Published: Tuesday 14th August 2018
Update Featuring: Aphex Twin, Goatman, Teenage Fanclub, Tirzah, Kathryn Joseph
Enjoy amazin’ new records from Tirzah and Kathryn Joseph, and also continue to anticipate Aphex Twin, because we know you, and that’s what you like to do.Published: Thursday 9th August 2018
Best Records: July 2018 Featuring: Tony Molina, Laurel Halo, Helena Hauff, Shawty Pimp, and more
It's been a real polymath month, has July. Gems all over the shop. It's hard to know where to start, so let's just get talking.Published: Wednesday 8th August 2018
Update Featuring: Tirzah, Teenage Fanclub, Kathryn Joseph, The Fall
Loads of records to keep you going while we wait for the Aphex Twin to get announced.Published: Tuesday 7th August 2018
Update Featuring: Helena Hauff, Swans, Steve Hauschildt, Pixies, Felt, The Twelve Hour Foundation.Published: Thursday 2nd August 2018
Update Featuring: Sleaford Mods, Aphex Twin, Helena Hauff, Steve Hauschildt, Richard Youngs.Published: Tuesday 31st July 2018
Update Featuring: Portishead, Cult Party, White Ring, Jim O’Rourke, Ross From FriendsPublished: Thursday 26th July 2018
Update Featuring: Polytechnic Youth, Aphex Twin, Ross From Friends, Fuzz Club.Published: Tuesday 24th July 2018
Update Featuring: Laurel Halo, Ty Segall + White Fence, Liars, Pram, Deepchord.Published: Thursday 19th July 2018
Update Featuring: Polytechnic Youth, Pram, Ty Segall & White Fence, Pram, DeepchordPublished: Tuesday 17th July 2018
Update Featuring: Tim Hecker, Donato Dozzy, Miss Red, Dirty Projectors, Carl Stone, Deep Distance.Published: Thursday 12th July 2018
Update Featuring: Throbbing Gristle, Tim Hecker, Dirty Projectors, Deep Distance, John MausPublished: Tuesday 10th July 2018
Best Records: June 2018 Featuring: Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever, Virginia Wing, Kamasi Washington, Mark Fell, and more
Here we are again with a quick round-up of what happened musically in June 2018. We won't mention the football.Published: Monday 9th July 2018
Update Featuring: The Innocence Mission, Polytechnic Youth, Ben Chatwin, 77:78.Published: Thursday 5th July 2018
Update Featuring: Pram, Tim Hecker, Boards of Canada, Sarah Records, Reductions
It's blistering hot, so naturally there's a new album from The Chills of all people to add to the mental torture.Published: Tuesday 3rd July 2018
Update Featuring: Wire, Raime, Miss Red, John Coltrane, NYZ, Gorillaz.Published: Thursday 28th June 2018
Update Featuring: Aphex Twin, Let’s Eat Grandma, John Coltrane, Tropics
Who knew of the secret contained within the new Kamazi Washington vinyl? Not us. Warning: involves knives.Published: Tuesday 26th June 2018
Update Featuring: Kamasi Washington, Autechre, Mogwai, Sleep, Stella Donnelly, JapanPublished: Thursday 21st June 2018
Update Featuring: Big Tape Sale (60% off). Plus: Kamasi Washington, David Sylvian & Holger Czukay, Simon ScPublished: Tuesday 19th June 2018
Update Featuring: Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever, Melody’s Echo Chamber, Stuart Staples, Low.Published: Thursday 14th June 2018
Update Featuring: Low, Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever, Spiritualized, John Coltrane, Melody’s Echo ChamberPublished: Tuesday 12th June 2018
Update Featuring: Virginia Wing, Sleaford Mods, serpentwithfeet, Gruff Rhys, cheap stuff!
A week notable mainly for an exceptionally good debut album.Published: Thursday 7th June 2018
Update Featuring: Sleaford Mods, Echo Ladies, Virginia Wing, Ghost Box, Reductions!Published: Tuesday 5th June 2018
Update Featuring: The Brian Jonestown Massacre, Oneohtrix Point Never, Mazzy Star, Father John MistyPublished: Thursday 31st May 2018
Best Records: May 2018 Featuring: Arctic Monkeys, Courtney Barnett, Half Man Half Biscuit, Ryley Walker, and more
May has been good. It contained one enormo-surprise and some records as worthy as anything else released in 2018.Published: Wednesday 30th May 2018