Monthly Archive: September 2014


Wilko Johnson

The Best Of (Cadiz Music) Sad that it took terminal illness to remind the UK that Wilko Johnson was a national treasure who had been ignominiously shuffled onto the sidelines, still better late than...


J Mascis

Tied to a Star (Sub Pop) Unlike his Dinosaur Jr. band-mate Lou Barlow J Mascis has seldom found the need to unleash his acoustic side, which is a bit sad as even a cursory...



Adrian Thaws (Republic Of Music) Like many an artist whose debut calling card is such a game changer (some might argue no Tricky, no dubstep) Adrian ‘Tricky’ Thaws has spent the last, almost, 20...


Adam Cohen

We Go Home (Cooking Vinyl) Despite the obvious advantages in life Julian, Sean, Dhani, Baxter, Nora, Rufus, Martha, Ziggy, Damian and Jakob will all know about the weight of expectations having a famous dad...


Red Planet Orchestra

States Of Space (Paths Of Action) The first time this writer experienced the slowly unfolding textures of ambient music (and we’re not talking about the pan pipe/didgeridoo drivel that some people assault your ears...