New releases for 28 June 2024

Kicking off this week’s goodies is Neil Young with Crazy Horse. There is something so historic about the band’s earliest recordings that even their most devoted fans cannot contain their excitement when new releases are scheduled. Early Daze collects together in one album some of the most iconic originals by Neil Young, and several with…

New releases for 21 June 2024

The first of our midsummer marvels is HiFi Sean & David McAlmont, who are taking you on a journey for 2024. The twelve exhilarating songs on Daylight celebrate, express and explore the colours and feel of summer. It will be the first of two albums from the duo in 2024 with the nocturnal sister album,…

New releases for 14 June 2024

First up this week is Sea Girls who, since roaring onto the scene four short years ago, have cemented themselves a reputation as one of British indie’s most consistent and successful bands. Their immediacy and carefree attitude are the driving motivations of their superb new release, Midnight Butterflies, a record for fans of guitar music…

New releases for 7 June 2024

The first of this week’s super six is Eels Time!, which was recorded between Los Feliz, California and Dublin and consists of twelve brand-new tracks created with collaborators such as Koool G Murder, The Chet, Tyson Ritter, Sean Coleman and more. Eels Time! follows a busy year for the band, in which they finally hit…

Pre-sale of the week: Katy J Pearson – Someday, Now, out 20 September

Following 2020’s Return and 2022’s Sound of the Morning, Katy J Pearson’s signature acoustic-led, sweetly-voiced singer-songwriter fare is transmuted on Someday, Now through the desk of electronic producer Nathan Jenkins aka Bullion. After a period of burnout, self-enforced exile from music-making, and solo travel, Pearson came back to her practice with clarity of mind and…

New releases for 31 May 2024

The first of this week’s sparklers is Gravity Stairs, the eighth album from Crowded House, on which the band’s current incarnation – Neil Finn, Nick Seymour, Mitchell Froom, and Finn’s sons Elroy and Liam – prove to be as sharp as ever, feeling musically adventurous and still capable of reaching the staggering highs that have…

New releases for 24 May 2024

The first of this week’s smashers comes from John Peel favourites Billy Mahonie, a band formed in the first wave of British post-rock in the late ’90s alongside the likes of Mogwai, who return with Field of Heads, the first new music from their original line-up in some twenty-four years. Billy Mahonie always crafted their…