The Strokes – The New Abnormal: Album Review

When the genre you helped create and popularise is coming under fire for a lack of creativity, it feels only right to come back and show everyone how it’s done. Make no mistake about it, The Strokes are THE indie band of the 21st century.

Foals – Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost: Parts 1 & 2 Album Review

With this double-length effort, the fifth and sixth albums of the Oxfordshire band’s career, Foals have propelled themselves into the literal world of rock stardom and the figurative world of dystopian fear. Their rallying cries to save the planet before it’s too late can be heard not just on the musical surface of brilliance, butContinue reading “Foals – Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost: Parts 1 & 2 Album Review”

Guitar music: Don’t be fooled, Rock & Roll is far from dead

Guitar music is something that has seen adoration for generations, with new waves of acts endlessly spilling through the door over the years. The 60s saw The Beatles and The Rolling Stones dominate, the 70s was the time of Pink Floyd and Led Zeppelin, in the 80s it was The Smiths and The Cure, theContinue reading “Guitar music: Don’t be fooled, Rock & Roll is far from dead”

Round-Up Reviews: August 2019

This month has seen some of rap’s biggest stars and pop music’s most polarising enigmas drop new albums, as well as some band called Slipknot coming back? Here are August 2019’s Round-Up Reviews for projects from the likes of Young Thug, Kano, Rick Ross, Clairo and, of course, the aforementioned Slipknot.