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1980: Rema-Rema – Wheel in the Roses by DEVIN FRIESEN

London’s Rema-Rema existed very briefly, forming in 1979 and breaking up before the end of 1980. Wheel in the Roses is the post-punk quintet’s lone release, a four-song EP that was also … Continue reading

September 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Giana Factory – ‘Lemon Moon’ by Norman Fleischer

Produced by TRENTEMØLLER and drenched in darkness – the Danish girl trio returns with an ambitious sophomore longplayer. Sometimes the music industry is just one big family, although quite often … Continue reading

August 6, 2014 · 1 Comment

The Darkly Psychedelic Black Angels By Andy Greenwald

WHO: Five trippy Austinites who mine the fertile crevices where Sixties psychedelia meets dark Seventies proto-punk. Their third album, Phosphene Dream, could double as Easy Rider“s road trip playlist. SOUNDS … Continue reading

July 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Knife Shaking the Habitual by By Lindsay Zoladz

In the seven years since Silent Shout, the Knife’s mythology has grown to the point where the Swedish duo seem like something other than a band. “Band” implies people banging … Continue reading

July 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Calexico: ‘We’ve gotten involved. We’re all in this together’ – interview by Andrew P Street

    Calexico frontman Joey Burns on why people need reminding that immigration policy matters, being a postcard writer, and plans for the world’s biggest wedding band For most touring … Continue reading

July 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

De La Soul’s 3 Feet High and Rising: A Music Masterpiece 25 Years Later By Kevin Powell

    1989, a number, another year that left thrill seekers to wonder, how would the go-go 1980s, that decade that bestowed upon us camcorders, big hair, “We Are The … Continue reading

July 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Nicole Atkins – Slow Phaser By Simon Godley

    Three long playing records in and it sounds like Nicole Atkins has now hit her stride. Following on from the lush retro pop of her 2007 début, the … Continue reading

July 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

David Lynch The Big Dream By Mark Richardson

In 1983, David Lynch began writing a weekly syndicated comic called The Angriest Dog in the World. The artwork for each installment was the same: an image of a monstrous … Continue reading

July 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Beta Band – The Regal Years (1997 – 2004) by Louis Pattison

  A 6 CD set of LPs, EPs, Beeb cuts, demos and live… In a scene in the 2000 movie adaptation of Nick Hornby’s High Fidelity, John Cusack’s sardonic record … Continue reading

July 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Screamadelica- It’s not too much to suggest that it’s a solid gold classic by Ian Wade

Autumn 1991 saw a wealth of excitement for the indie set. You had Nevermind quietly munching its way across the planet, Teenage Fanclub’s defining Bandwagonesque, Saint Etienne launched Foxbase Alpha … Continue reading

July 9, 2014 · Leave a comment