Category: Album Reviews

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…

REVIEW: The Fall – 1982 box set review

REVIEW: The Fall – 1982 box set review

Mark E Smith and The Fall are currently having their back catalogue reassessed by Cherry Red Records. The latest in what looks like a long line of forthcoming releases is ‘1982’. Featuring 2 acclaimed albums, a clutch of session tracks…

REVIEW: Mark Morris – So Long album review

REVIEW: Mark Morriss – Look Up album review

Mark Morriss, The Bluetones choir boy singer, has released his latest long player entitled Look UP featuring a uplifting mixed bag of his own compositions unleashed via Reckless Yes. Set free in September 2019 the album shows the frontman still…

REVIEW: Mercury Rev - All Is Dream deluxe version

REVIEW: Mercury Rev – All Is Dream deluxe version

August 2001 saw the release of an album full of orchestrated wonderment, thoughtful compositions with a voice like no one else of the period. Mercury Rev All Is Dream is now getting the deluxe treatment with Cherry Red releasing a…

Super Furry Animals – Guerrilla album review

REVIEW: Super Furry Animals – Guerrilla album review

Guerrilla is Super Furry Animals third album originally released back in 1999. Fast forward 20 years and it now gets the anniversary treatment with a remastered double vinyl album including demos and session tracks released via BMG Fri 1 November…