Category Archive: album

ODESZA, In Return – Album Review

Seattle-based electronic duo ODESZA are back with their sophomore album, In Return. It’s been two years since their debut release Summer’s Gone, but summer is definitely back, alive and kicking with their latest… Read More

Busdriver, Perfect Hair – Album Review

  Elaina Ransford reviews the tenth studio LP from Busdriver, which follows his highly-acclaimed 2012 release, Beaus$Eros: Perfect Hair (a fantastic and apt title) is a bass-heavy, heavily 90’s influenced album that is, at… Read More

The New Pornographers: Brill Bruisers

Lisa Says checks out the latest longplayer from the Canadian act: Have a look at the packaging. There you see something that reminds you of a typical North-American billboard, a somewhat Las-Vegian neon… Read More

Sinead O’Connor: I’m Not Bossy, I’m The Boss

Iconic, Grammy-award winning singer-songwriter, Sinead O’Connor, is back with her tenth studio album. But is it any good? Let’s find out: It’s been more than seven hours and fifteen days since I’ve truly sat down to… Read More

The Upsidedown: The Town with Bad Wiring

Portland based six-piece, The Upsidedown, will be gracing Australian shores supporting The Dandy Warhols’ sold out tour this month. In anticipation for their arrival, Heather Vousden reviewed their latest album, “The Town with… Read More

Wax Witches – Centre Of Your Universe

Stuck in my sweltering apartment, listening to Wax Witches’ new album, Centre Of Your Universe, I want nothing more than to be on a roadtrip somewhere on the West Coast. No wonder! This… Read More

Slow Club, Complete Surrender – Review

Sheffield duo Charles Watson and Rebecca Taylor, otherwise known as Slow Club, return with their third LP, Complete Surrender. Once again, the record displays the band’s varied spectrum of influences which range from Frankie Valli… Read More

The Moons, Mindwave – Album Review

Looking for a crash course in Brit-rock? The Moons’ latest longplayer might just be the answer. The best way to describe The Moons’ sound initially is, well, Kasabian. Early 2000s Kasabian to be exact.… Read More

Lucy Roleff – Art Interview

Melbourne based musician, illustrator and writer Lucy Roleff talks to Carol Bowditch about Some Things: While we’ve spoke about your musical pursuits with your band, Magic Hands, and solo work, you are also an illustrator… Read More

Review: Jungle will stand the test of time

‘Quintessential cool’ comes to mind when listening to the debut longplayer from London-based collective Jungle, but this is too simplistic a definition for such a refined sound. The duo, known as “J” and “T”… Read More

Great Lost Albums of the 90s – Strangelove

Gary Page revisits a great lost album of the 1990s, “Time For The Rest Of Your Life”, from Bristol-based alternative-rock band Strangelove:   2014 has seen a raft of reissued albums celebrating the twentieth anniversary… Read More

Promised Miracles, Trust – album review

The artist collective, Promised Miracles, has just dropped a mix of Australian music, which takes in experimental, ambient electro through to post punk grunge. Entitled ‘Trust’, the mix was carefully compiled by Adam Christou, the… Read More