Gilmore and Roberts – Conflict Tourism

Conflict Tourism is the fourth album from Katriona Gilmore (fiddle) and Jamie Roberts (guitar). My love of traditional music was instilled at an early age and I’ve listened to folk musicians go...

Highly Suspect – Mister Asylum

I happened across this little piece of debut album perfection whilst on a random playlist browse within a well-known streaming app. The track that got me thinking “hmmm, who’s this then?&...

The Maccabees – Marks to Prove It

Marks to Prove It by The Maccabees is the band’s first UK number one album. The follow-up to 2012’s Mercury Music Prize nominated Given to the Wild which just happens to be one of my favo...

Chris Cornell – Europhia Mourning Reissue

In 1999 when Chris Cornell released his debut solo album it was not anything like that which I expected; where were the doom-laden, behemoths, and soaring vocals of Soundgarden? They simply weren’t t...

The Survival Code – MMXV

London-based three-piece, The Survival Code released MMXV this week. The band cite influences from Coheed and Cambria to Johnny Cash via The Cure. Regardless of influences I found the powerful bass, ...