Miguel’s breakthrough album, ‘Kaleidoscope Dream’, released in 2012 did a fine job of balancing centre ground, lustful R&B with psychedelia and whilst this appealed to many, there was a frustrating lack of depth – just a pinkish dim haze… laid on thin. Read the rest of this entry
Liverpool-based band The Wombats released their third album this week with a new gloss, but in all honesty it’s completely characterless.
It’s back to the future for The Cribs as they gear themselves towards a new line that would fit the most part of their base, Read the rest of this entry
Artist: Purity Ring
Album: another eternity
Release date: 3/3/2015
The second studio album from Canadian Synthpop duo Purity Ring is a fleeting, joyful collage, and I can’t get enough of it. Read the rest of this entry
Album: Happy People
Earlier last week, Carl Barat jump started the hearts of Libertines fans everywhere after tweeting this:
Legendary Libertines vocalist/guitarist Carl Barat is set to release an album this Febuary, “Let it Reign”, with new band “Carl Barat and The Jackals”.
Anticipation grew in September 2014 when the four-piece unleashed single “Glory Days” and now the fire has been stoked with the release of “A Storm is Coming”, this month. Including Billy Tessio on guitar, bassist Adam Claxton and Jay Bone drumming, Barat formed the group after seeking band members on Facebook, receiving over 1,000 applicants.
The song is mid-tempo and boasts rousing riffs, with Barat leading simple lyrics that are sure to get everyone on their feet at live performances. Listen for yourself:
Album: “No Cities to Love”
Released: 19th January 2015
I am loving the latest album, “No Cities to Love”, from this well travelled, now Portugal based trio!
Loving this teasing track “An Ivory Hand” from ‘The Cribs’!
Taken from the new album ‘For All My Sisters”, out 23rd March! Listen for yourself!