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Album review: Neneh Cherry – Broken Politics

Album review: Neneh Cherry – Broken Politics

Those under the age of 20 probably won’t remember Swedish singer Neneh Cherry or possibly recognise her big hit “7 Seconds” (a collaboration with Youssou N’Dour which won an MTV Europe Music Award) from the mid-90s. Whilst her fans might have …read more

Album review: Tim Hecker – Konoyo

Album review: Tim Hecker – Konoyo

If you’re not familiar with Tim Hecker, here’s a brief introduction: he’s a forty-something experimental electronic composer and ‘sound artist’. Very Japanese in flavour – Konoyo is his 9th full-length solo LP… The album is dense and foreboding, creating aural landscapes without …read more

Album review: Iron & Wine – Weed Garden

Album review: Iron & Wine – Weed Garden

Sam Beam, aka Iron & Wine, has been releasing music for 16 years now, prolifically in the modern industry. Read on to find out about his latest effort Weed Garden… A short and sharp 6 track EP, beautifully presented and …read more

We’re getting excited for Record Store Day!

We’re getting excited for Record Store Day!

Record Store Day is right around the corner, and while it’s not an “officially” recognised holiday (yet…) we here at Richer Sounds can’t contain our excitement! While we can’t give away the details just yet, rest assured we have some exciting …read more

Choice albums for holiday listening

Choice albums for holiday listening

Our colleagues share the albums that fill their homes – and hearts – with cheer in the holiday season. Bob Dylan – Christmas In The Heart So, the rumour goes that Christmas in the Heart, Bob Dylan’s cover album of …read more