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Album review: Jhene Aiko – Chilombo

Album review: Jhene Aiko – Chilombo

Following Jhene Aiko’s previous conceptual album Trip, and its accompanying short film and poetry book, Chilombo is far less extravagant. Instead of focussing on grief and loss, this year’s album is instead based mainly on relationship failures. These days Aiko …read more

Album review: Caribou – Suddenly

Album review: Caribou – Suddenly

After last reviewing Dan Snaith under his Daphni alias, we checked out his return as Caribou on his latest studio album Suddenly. He reportedly made almost 1000 loops and sketches since 2014’s Our Love, read on to hear what the …read more

Album review: Grimes – Miss Anthropocene

Album review: Grimes – Miss Anthropocene

Everyone’s favourite anti-pop star Grimes is back with a bang, her 5th album Miss Anthropocene is as fascinating as ever and demands your attention from the very first moment… Welcome to the weird and wonderful world of Grimes, in case …read more

​Album review: King Krule – Man Alive!

​Album review: King Krule – Man Alive!

We last wrote about futuristic-traditionalist King Krule back in 2017, when we reviewed his Mercury Nominated Album The Ooz. Since then he has left London and had his first child, will this change of pace have any effect on his …read more

Album review: Kesha – High Road

Album review: Kesha – High Road

After a tough few years of law suits, touring and creating her own cosmetics line, Kesha returns once again with another upbeat pop record. Will she be able to revive the vibe that proved to be so successful on Animal …read more

Album review: Free Nationals – Free Nationals

Album review: Free Nationals – Free Nationals

Some of you may already know multi-instrumentalist, rapper and singer Anderson .Paak for his solo work or guest features. His backing band Free Nationals are essential to his sound, and even though he appears on one track, their self titled …read more

Album review: Burial – Tunes 2011 to 2019

Album review: Burial – Tunes 2011 to 2019

Burial fans may have assumed that his latest release would have featured fresh productions, instead Tunes 2011 to 2019, as the name suggests, is a reissue of almost every track from that period. Spanning two CDs and 17 pieces in …read more