Monday, July 23, 2018
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The Room in the Wood –  The Room in the...

It’s probably just journalistic laziness that keeps me coming back to terms like post-punk for bands such as The Room in the Wood.  Although...

Sergeant Thunderhoof – Terra Solus (album review)

Ooh, I love a bit of old-fashioned, honest-as-dirt rock, so it’s with refreshing delight that Bath band Sergeant Thunderhoof find their way into my...

Restless – John Forrester (album review)

As Forrester sings “I need to work for me and not for them” on New Season, you quickly get to the heart of this...

Big Love –  The Sheyana Band (album review)

Books and covers…I never learn. Then again you have to hold the band responsible to some degree. If they offer up a cover of...

Are You Okay? – Mark Schirmacher (single review)

Coming very much from the acoustic folk tradition, Are You Okay? blends the hallmarks of two of the genres biggest successes. There is something...

100 Steps to the Shoreline – Dr Optimiser (single review)

Combining futuristic jazz vibes, ambient EDM washes, alt-pop beats, electro-classical and film soundtrack riffs and motifs, it is hard to pin down 100 Steps...

Gypsy Blood – Tamsin Quin (album review)

  Devizes-based singer-songwriter-guitarist Tamsin Quin is one of those artists that seems to be doing the right things at the right time and has been...

Unbridled and Ablaze – Zialand (album review)

Whilst many bands chose references and soundbites which say more about what they think they sound like rather than what they actually do, Zialand’s...

Wicked Vicious – Nasty Little Lonely (single review)

One of the fun things about reviewing new music is the chance to make up intriguing, though ultimately pointless, new generic descriptions about the...

Paper Boats  –  The Black Watch (e.p. review)

As the opening, titular track washes past, there is something in the soft edged vocals and the rich guitar textures that roughly fixes The...