Album Review, Release of the Week

Parquet Courts – Wide Awake! | Release of the Week

Parquet Courts have always been a band I’ve felt offered something special but just lacked that little dust of sunshine to make it click. Having been around since 2013 and building a solid discography since, it seems they have finally found that sunshine. Wide Awake! Is their new studio album, and well, I’d suggest not… Continue reading Parquet Courts – Wide Awake! | Release of the Week

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EP Review, Release of the Week

No Hot Ashes – Skint Kids Disco | Release of the Week

Skint Kids Disco is the new EP from No Hot Ashes. I became a fan of the dudes from Stockport after hearing their debut single ‘Goose’ way back in 2014 and am happy to see them still fulfilling their potential today. If you’re into scrappy Math Rock with a hint of groove then I’d definitely… Continue reading No Hot Ashes – Skint Kids Disco | Release of the Week

Release of the Week, Single Review

Bad Flamingo – ‘Running From The Lawman’ | Release of the Week

‘Running From The Lawman’ is the new single from Bad Flamingo. Usually this is where I’d dabble in context but the band have shifted the status quo a have a bio that simply says “The one on the left” and “the one on the right” alongside an Oscar Wilde quote. Badass. With walking basslines, smoky… Continue reading Bad Flamingo – ‘Running From The Lawman’ | Release of the Week

Release of the Week, Single Review

The Modern Strangers – ‘Nothing On You’ | Release of the Week

The Modern Strangers are pretty great, aren’t they? Since bursting onto the scene with the seminal ‘Coco Hello’ last year, the duo have continued to hit numerous milestones and look set to dominate the world by the end of the year. Having recently signed with BMG, they’ve just announced a debut EP on the way,… Continue reading The Modern Strangers – ‘Nothing On You’ | Release of the Week

Album Review, Release of the Week

Sleep – The Sciences | Release of the Week

Duuuuuuuuude. Can you imagine the scene: you’re chilling with your mates, you’re engaging in a bit of puff puff smoke and having a great old time celebrating 4/20 with a couple bonks on the zoot when you discover SLEEP have dropped a new album! Holy smokes. That’s awesome. Sleep were last active back in 2003… Continue reading Sleep – The Sciences | Release of the Week

Release of the Week, Single Review

My Pleasure – ‘These Things Take Time’ | Release of the Week

My Pleasure returns to the ears with the release of ‘These Things Take Time’, the lead single to the newly announced second album Mostly Happy. This is a blast from the past for me as I used to feature the music of Adult Teeth pretty regularly on a former music blog, and it seems our… Continue reading My Pleasure – ‘These Things Take Time’ | Release of the Week