Now Hear This: Bas Rotten | Surge

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "That flawless moment when this small, sweating microcosm of the world explodes in perfect synchronicity … the beat hits, the riff breaks, the frontman leaps,...

Now Hear This: Badge Époque Ensemble | Self-Help

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Recorded live in the months before lockdown, Self-Help is an exploratory record that dances across time and genre, guided by fidgety miniatures and jazz-inflected collage....

Now Hear This: Ausecuma Beats | Ausecuma Beats

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "On their debut full-length, Ausecuma Beats encapsulate the spirit of this unique band; each track showcases the different talents of each musician and sonically explores...

Now Hear This: Anthony Moore | Out

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Slapp Happy’s Anthony Moore, fresh off a year of collaboration with Henry Cow and the simultaneous dissolution of his own group, bounded up from the...

Indie Roundup | 78 Tracks To Get You Through A Weekend in Lockdown

The Lickerish Quartet goon it up, Bones Owens sees things clearly at last, Imperial Triumphant hit the town in a big way, CB3 blaze away, Mostly Dead come to...

Albums Of The Week: Iggy And The Stooges | You Think You’re Bad, Man?...

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Following a two-year hiatus, and by fair means or foul, The Stooges reunited in 1972 for what would become their final album. 1973’s Raw Power,...

Albums Of The Week: The Young Fresh Fellows | Toxic Youth

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "The Young Fresh Fellows are back with an electric new toaster, Toxic Youth. Remember their 1989 anthem Two Guitars Bass & Drums? Well, nothing has...

Albums Of The Week: John Fogerty | Fogerty’s Factory

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "What began as some quality time together, playing music as a family, has now become an expanded album — Fogerty’s Factory, released in celebration of...

Albums Of The Week: Dave Alvin | From An Old Guitar: Rare and Unreleased...

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Grammy-winning artist Dave Alvin has released From An Old Guitar: Rare and Unreleased Recordings. The 16-song collection features songs recorded over the years for his...

Albums Of The Week: Eric Clapton | Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival 2019

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Eric Clapton, one of the world’s pre-eminent blues-rock guitarists, once again summoned an all-star team of six-string heroes for his fifth Crossroads Guitar Festival in...

Albums Of The Week: Pink Floyd | Delicate Sound of Thunder (Restored, Re-edited, Remixed)

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "In 1987, Pink Floyd made a triumphant resurgence. The legendary British band, formed in 1967, had suffered the loss of two co-founders: keyboardist / vocalist...

Albums Of The Week: Jimi Hendrix | Music, Money, Madness … Live In Maui

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "The new feature-length documentary Music, Money, Madness . . . Jimi Hendrix In Maui — as well as the accompanying album — chronicles the Jimi...

Albums Of The Week: Nick Cave | Idiot Prayer: Alone at Alexandra Palace

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Idiot Prayer: Alone at Alexandra Palace was recorded in June 2020 as the U.K. slowly emerged from lockdown, and was conceived as a reaction to...

Albums Of The Week: Elvis Presley | From Elvis In Nashville

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Recorded live in RCA's Studio B in Nashville over the course of an epic five day/night run in June 1970 (with an additional session on...

Albums Of The Week: The Dirty Knobs | Wreckless Abandon

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "The Dirty Knobs created Wreckless Abandon without agenda, expectations or deadlines and without worrying about outcome or hits. They've pushed boundaries of taste, imagination and...

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