Author Archives: Matt Mead

About Matt Mead

Freelance writer who likes anything with heart and soul
REVIEW: David Woodcock – Normal Life album review

REVIEW: David Woodcock – Normal Life album review

David Woodcock’s second album Normal Life released via Blow Up records has been heavily praised across the board for its lovable rouge type ambience, it touches the collar of many a likeable characters who were able to describe the day…

NEWS: The Futureheads - Limited edition double-vinyl package

NEWS: The Futureheads – Limited edition double-vinyl package

The Futureheads’ self-titled debut album was one of the linchpins and stand-out albums of mid-2000’s indie rock and a limited edition double-vinyl album will be available exclusively from rhino.co.uk and thefutureheads.com with a single disc version available from all retailers…

Photo Credit: Kevin Cummins, Sept 1985.

REVIEW: The Happy Mondays – The Early EPs box set

Having watched with eagle eyes the activities of The Happy Mondays in the late 80’s – early 90’s with their seminal releases including Wrote For Luck, Madchester EP and Step On the hunt was on for other treats from the…

REVIEW: Kreidler: Flood album review by Matt Mead

REVIEW: Kreidler: Flood album review by Matt Mead

Following a 25 year career of making music, Dusseldorf’s Kreidler once again achieve to step it up a gear or 2 with their 15th studio album Flood released via Bureau B Records. With similarities to Kraftwerk and Air, the album…

NEWS: Four Classic KPM Library Funk Records

NEWS: Four Classic KPM Library Funk Records

Be With Records has worked with the hallowed KPM to re-issue four vital records from across the KPM 1000 Series and the much-loved Themes International. These records include some of the most innovative work from some of the most talented…