Content tagged with 'album review'

Album Review: Public Service Broadcasting – Every Valley (Play It Again Sam)

Soundtrack to a disappearing world Public Service Broadcasting describe themselves as “the corduroy-clad brainchild of London-based J. Willgoose, Esq. who, along with drumming companion Wrigglesworth and multi-instrumentalist JF Abraham, [who… Read more

Album Review: Alfa Mist – Antiphon (Pink Bird)

A fabulous recording of deep grooves Alfa Mist is a dark horse, a London based producer and composer he has worked with a number of artists in the neo soul… Read more

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Album Review: Sgt.Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band 50th Anniversary – The Beatles (Parlophone)

The Beatles crowning glory contains hidden gems 50 years after its original release Sgt. Peppers was back at number one, so much for progress! The most celebrated album by the… Read more

Album Review: Is This The Life We Really Want? – Roger Waters (Columbia)

Shine on you angry diamond Frank Zappa called it conceptual continuity, the process of using old tunes in new songs or borrowing from your own catalogue. There are so many… Read more

Album review: Jeff Beck Live at B.B. King’s Blues Club (Remaster)

Beck at his best. Friday Music, known for fairly naff recordings in the remaster arena has outdone themselves on this CD, producing a disc full of dynamics, air and clarity,… Read more

Album review: Wilco – The Whole Love (dBpm/Anti)

Wilco’s The Whole Love begins with a crush of digital thunder. It’s the sound, perhaps, of computer-hard drives malfunctioning. Or maybe it’s the band imagining some sort of electronic warfare.… Read more

Album review: Hindi Zahra – Handmade, Deluxe Edition (Naive)

If you’re looking for a new, exotic female vocalist, add Hindi Zahra to your next playlist. The Moroccan born singer possesses a purity of tone and phrasing. This deluxe edition… Read more