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Caan

By • Jul 1st, 2012 • Category: Single review

Wow, just wow. I had no idea who this Caan fella was, but now I wanna know.



Jupe Jupe

By • Jun 30th, 2012 • Category: Single review

There are both weird and wonderful sounds on ‘Headlong To Ground’ the new single from Jupe Jupe.



Johnny 5th Wheel & The Cowards

By • Jun 29th, 2012 • Category: Album review

Opener ‘Nancy’ is a quiet number, featuring some excellent cymbal work that reinforces the intimate, in your face, almost confrontational guitar work.



My Goodness

By • Jun 28th, 2012 • Category: Single review

It’s rough and ready, low-fi garage rock on the new single from My Goodness.



Calm As The Colour

By • Jun 25th, 2012 • Category: Single review

The award for best physical release of the batch



The Magnetic North

By • Jun 16th, 2012 • Category: short players (Scottish), Single review

The first single from the debut album Orkney: Symphony of The Magnetic North, masterfully brings the listener into the same dreamworld that influenced the creation of the album. ‘Rackwick’, a bay area in Orkney where the main character of Betty tried to drown herself, might sound like an odd choice for the single but the […]



Matt Finucane

By • Jun 16th, 2012 • Category: Single review

The first single to be released from his sophomore effort ‘Glow In The Dark’, ‘Hard Science’ harks back to Bowie lyrically



The Ex Senators

By • Jun 16th, 2012 • Category: Single review

I received a physical copy of the new single ‘Start A Fight’ by The Ex Senators, including a long, manifesto-like write up about the band



Bury The Hatchet

By • Jun 15th, 2012 • Category: Album review

There goes track number one, seamlessly providing an introduction and blending into the next as the grandiose, orchestral elements of metal are replaced by the traditional band setup.



Symphonic Pictures

By • Jun 3rd, 2012 • Category: Single review

Thick coats of reverb adorn each and every instrument on ‘Feathers’