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Album review: Baths – Romaplasm

Album review: Baths – Romaplasm

As the fourth studio album under the alias Baths, Will Wiesenfeld has released Romaplasm. With such high reviews for his previous work, despite only being around for seven years, can the 28 year old electronic prodigy keep up the pace? …read more

Album review: Evanescence – Synthesis

Album review: Evanescence – Synthesis

Having effectively formed a huge part of the rock sound of the 00’s, Evanescence have returned with their new studio album, Synthesis, but will a collaborative effort with a full orchestra to re-work the past go over well? The album …read more

Album review: Sia – Everyday Is Christmas

Album review: Sia – Everyday Is Christmas

With her eighth studio album with us (admittedly her first Christmas themed one) Sia’s new release Everyday Is Christmas is clearly marketed at the holidays, but can it stand up on its own merits? With a massive dose of doo-wop positivity …read more

Album review: Kid Rock – Sweet Southern Sugar

Album review: Kid Rock – Sweet Southern Sugar

  Hailing from the hip-hop city of Detroit, Grammy-nominated Kid Rock (real name Robert James Ritchie) is back with his 11th studio album, Sweet Southern Sugar. But will it go down as smooth as intended? Having crossed musical genres like …read more

Album review: Anti-Flag – American Fall

Album review: Anti-Flag – American Fall

Back with their 11th studio album, punk activists Anti-Flag’s new release, American Fall is with us. Will the band still manage to remain relevant after all this time in such a rapidly changing world? Having formed up in the late …read more

Album review: Destroyer – ken

Album review: Destroyer – ken

Returning with their 12th album, Destroyer (the brainchild of Dan Bejar) is back with new studio album ken, named for the working title of “The Working Ones” by Suede. But will a release named for another band’s work be something …read more

Album review: Bibio – Phantom Brickworks

Album review: Bibio – Phantom Brickworks

Bibio’s Phantom Brickworks is far from your average album, but if you are looking for something out of the ordinary, look no further… Phantom Brickworks is less of an album as such, and more of a collection of spaces and the transitions between …read more

Album review: Taylor Swift – Reputation

Album review: Taylor Swift – Reputation

Taylor Swift returns with her latest studio album Reputation with a bold new sound and direction, but does it live up to the massive success of her previous works? Read one to find out… Taylor Swift has been on an …read more

Album review: GWAR – The Blood of Gods

Album review: GWAR – The Blood of Gods

If Slipknot’s masks are a bit much for you, then Gwar may literally take the theme of shock rock to dimensions you hadn’t conceived. Thundering along like the demon incarnations of Iron Maiden, but with little care, restraint or social …read more