Sunday, January 26, 2020

Album Review: Jesca Hoop – Memories Are Now

Not one to be drowned out in a sea of voices, Jesca Hoop is uncompromisingly defiant. Her latest release, Memories Are Now, demands that...

Review: Bon Iver – Manchester Apollo

Bon Iver have been a busy bunch recently, touring the States in support of their recently released, self-titled album. After giving the UK a...

Live Review: Michael Kiwanuka – The Ritz, Manchester

Two albums down, two albums nominated for the Mercury Prize, one going straight to No. 1 and another sold-out tour coming to an end,...

Album Review: The Travelling Band – The Big Defreeze

  The Travelling Band step right up, walk right in, just in time for the autumn market. This is their fifth album, and their first...

Review: The Robbie Boyd Band – Spring Generation

  The Robbie Boyd Band have got the balance just right with their latest E.P, Spring Generation. Full of the hope and curiosity that comes...

Review: Poor Moon – Poor Moon

I have been waiting with anticipation for Poor Moon’s self titled debut album since the release of their first EP Illusion, which was released...

Album Review: Alison Krauss – Windy City

What is left to say about Alison Krauss that hasn't already been said? A 27-time Grammy Award winner, her legendary status on the country...

Album Review: Jim James – Tribute To 2

Only Jim James can make a covers album seem so brand new and fresh that his reimagined versions of classic songs will sound like...

Live Review: Beach House – Albert Hall, Manchester

If you could pick a venue to see Beach House live, I don’t think you’d want to look much further than Albert Hall -...

Album Review: Oh Susanna – Name Dropper

Suzie Ungerleider is a delightful, female minstrel, who writes and records under the name of Oh Susanna.  Name Dropper (on Continental Song City) is...