CD Reviews – Music


CD Reviews – Music

FOAM Coping Mechanisms

FOAM Coping Mechanisms

FOAM Coping Mechanisms MGM 8/10 FOAM are well known for their heavy, wall of sound grunge music, and debut album Coping […]

February 21, 2017 ×

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RYAN ADAMS – Prisoner

RYAN ADAMS – Prisoner

Prisoner PAX AM/Blue Note 6/10 Ah yes, the break-up album.  That most highly-prized of musical forms, whereby the the base metal of […]

February 15, 2017 ×

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TY SEGALL Second self-titled album

TY SEGALL Second self-titled album

Ty Segall Spunk 7.5/10 Californian fuzz luminary Ty Segall reprises his musical vision and candid coming-of-age on his second self-titled LP. […]

February 8, 2017 ×

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SOHN – Rennen

SOHN – Rennen

Rennen 4AD/Remote Control 6.5/10 SOHN, musical identity of London-born Christopher Taylor, has put together a quasi-blues/gospel electronic album in Rennen, attempting […]

February 1, 2017 ×

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PETER SILBERMAN Impermanence

PETER SILBERMAN Impermanence

Peter Silberman Impermanence POD/Inertia 7.5/10 Peter Silberman’s first solo release continues the emotional journey he began over a decade ago with […]

February 1, 2017 ×

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BONOBO – Migration

BONOBO – Migration

Migration Ninja Tunes/Inertia 9/10 Since emerging on the scene around the turn of the millennium, Bonobo has been consistently releasing music […]

January 25, 2017 ×

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SLOWDIVE ‘Star Roving’

SLOWDIVE ‘Star Roving’

Star Roving Dead Oceans/Inertia 8/10 Shoegaze legends Slowdive have returned with the majestic and sprawling Star Roving and it feels like […]

January 18, 2017 ×

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The xx – ‘I See You’

The xx – ‘I See You’

I See You Young Turks/Remote Control 7.5/10 While people always talk of the ‘difficult sophomore album’ – it’s the third release […]

January 17, 2017 ×

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Shining Bird Black Opal

Shining Bird Black Opal

  Shining Bird Black Opal Spunk   Leisure Coast band, Shining Bird are an outfit that is building albums that should […]

November 21, 2016 ×

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LISA MITCHELL – Warriors

LISA MITCHELL – Warriors

Warriors Warner Music Australia It was a decade ago now that Lisa Mitchell was beamed into people’s homes as the shy […]

October 31, 2016 ×

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AGNES OBEL – Citizen of Glass

AGNES OBEL – Citizen of Glass

Citizen of Glass Play It Again Sam With Agnes Obel’s latest release, ‘Citizen of Glass’, sound truly becomes ‘extra-sensory’. For this is […]

October 19, 2016 ×

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MESHUGGAH – The Violent Sleep Of Reason

MESHUGGAH – The Violent Sleep Of Reason

The Violent Sleep Of Reason Nuclear Blast When it comes to heavy metal music, I have a confession to make: my […]

October 12, 2016 ×

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THE OCEAN PARTY- Restless

THE OCEAN PARTY- Restless

Restless Spunk The Ocean Party are one of the country’s most prolific bands. Not only do all six members write songs, […]

October 12, 2016 ×

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PRETENDERS – Alone

PRETENDERS – Alone

Alone Liberator Music/BMG When Chrissie Hynde was working on solo project with the Black Key’s Dan Auerbach in his Nashville studio, […]

October 2, 2016 ×

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KATY STEELE – Human

KATY STEELE – Human

Human Create/Control Striking out on your own after being part of a successful group is a musical journey often fraught with […]

September 30, 2016 ×