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Album review: Simian Mobile Disco – Murmurations

Album review: Simian Mobile Disco – Murmurations

Simian Mobile Disco aka James Ford and Jas Shaw made an impact back in 2007 with their debut, Attack Decay Sustain Release. Their fearless experimental nature continues with this year’s album entitled Murmurations, but will another step in a different …read more

Album review: DJ Koze – Knock Knock

Album review: DJ Koze – Knock Knock

DJ Koze aka Stefan Kozalla has teamed up with vocalists Jose Gonzales, Roisin and more on his latest album Knock Knock. His house and techno roots shine through, whilst exploring the further reaches of R&B and pop. If the name is …read more

Album review: Jon Hopkins – Singularity

Album review: Jon Hopkins – Singularity

Jon Hopkins has lent his musical talents to some of the world’s biggest stars over the years, from Coldplay to Brian Eno. Singularity is his first album since 2013’s techno influenced Immunity, which received a nomination for the coveted Mercury …read more

Album review: Lord Huron – Vide Noir

Album review: Lord Huron – Vide Noir

Named by band founder Ben Schneider after the Great Lake he used to visit as a child, Lord Huron have released their third album to date after a string of social media teases – but will Vide Noir meet expectations? …read more

Album review: A Perfect Circle – Eat The Elephant

Album review: A Perfect Circle – Eat The Elephant

A Perfect Circle formed as the conjoining of Maynard James Keenan of Tool, and virtuoso musician/composer Billy Howerdel. However, with other projects, bouts of inactivity and a long hiatus since their last studio album, does this influential band still demand …read more

Album review: Kimbra – Primal Heart

Album review: Kimbra – Primal Heart

If you don’t already know of her impressive solo outings, you may recall the female singer who featured on the globally successful Gotye hit, “Somebody That I Used To Know”. With a phonebook filled with names from Rihanna and John …read more