Album Review: Rival Consoles – Persona (Erased Tapes)

Progressive, ambient, and an album that works on so many levels. Rival Consoles is Ryan Lee West, and this is our review of his new album ‘Persona’. Although it starts… Read more

Audiophile jazz recordings you need to hear

8 audiophile jazz recordings worth hearing

To celebrate International Jazz Day, we’ve selected 8 of our favourite audiophile jazz recordings we guarantee sound great on a good pair of speakers or headphones. Jazz has changed considerably… Read more

Nordub

Sly & Robbie Meet Nils Petter Molvaer – Nordub (Okeh)

Scandinavia is not the first place that comes to mind when looking for the power of dub so when Norwegian trumpet player Nils Petter Molvaer wanted to make a dub… Read more

Record Store Day 2018

Record Store Day 2018: 7 great records you can only hear on vinyl

In celebration of Record Store Day 2018, we pick our favourite records, which can only be experienced through arguably the greatest musical format in the world: vinyl. The way we… Read more

Record Store Day 2018

Steve Davis’s favourite tracks and top tips for Record Store Day 2018

Steve Davis spun some his favourite records at the newly opened Stranger Than Paradise record shop in Hackney, London, and offered some top tips for Record Store Day 2018. ‘It’s… Read more

Bowers & Wilkin PX

PX Sound Series: Atmosphere

We’re embarking on a sonic journey to unearth the nuances in your music with PX. Over the course of three blog posts we’ll uncover tracks, which PX – through its… Read more

T7 Wireless

The ultimate spring playlist for T7 Wireless Bluetooth™ speaker

Spring has sprung, meaning it’s time to get outside and enjoy your music. So we’ve put together a perfect playlist of spring-themed tracks, featuring artists like The Beatles, Aphex Twin… Read more

Cosmo Sheldrake

Album review: Cosmo Sheldrake – The Much Much How How and I (Transgressive Records)

Weird and wonderful You don’t often come across original artists in contemporary music, in most cases it’s possible to trace the ideas heard in ‘new’ music back to an earlier… Read more

Michael Wollny Trio live

Album review: Michael Wollny Trio Live – Wartburg (ACT)

There are two broad schools of piano trio music in Europe, one influenced by the Esbjorn Svensson Trio (e.s.t.) who took Thelonius Monk as inspiration, and the other dominated by… Read more