Gaz Coombes – Matador

When I heard that Gaz Coombes had a solo album coming out, I was intrigued more than excited. Never the hugest fan of Supergrass, I hadn’t really followed him that closely. In fact, to such an ...

The Smiths – Meat Is Murder

The Smiths’ second album, Meat Is Murder was released 30 years ago this week, and it still sounds as fresh as the day Rough Trade first let the album into our ears. Meat Is Murder was the second albu...

The Doors – Morrison Hotel

Welcome to another of those moments where we take a dip into the past. This time, we’re going back 45 years to the 9th of February 1970 and the release of The Doors fifth studio album, Morrison...

The Charlatans – Modern Nature

It’s incredible to think that it’s been 25 years since I first heard ‘The Only One I Know’ by The Charlatans. Along with the likes of The Stone Roses, the Happy Mondays and In...

Marilyn Manson – The Pale Emperor

Starting off with a death march which is the crushingly infectious ‘Killing Strangers’, the latest album from Marilyn Manson The Pale Emperor sets out its intentions early. ‘Deep Six’ is more upbeat,...