Category: Track Reviews

TRACK: Danny Goffey – ‘Sick Holiday’

On ‘Sick Holiday’, Supergrass sticksman Danny Goffey blends Ian Dury & son’s point of voyeurism with breezy Squeezey sonics. The result is an aural postcard sent from his recent break to Greece (and back) with cheapo flying coop, Easyjet. Casually…

LISTEN: Pale Waves reveal new track ‘Kiss’

The sound of the summer has officially arrived; sink into the beauty of Pale Waves‘ brand-new single, ‘Kiss’. Gorgeous indie-surf vibes doused with passion and über coolness, ‘Kiss’ is the seminal, latest addition to the Pale Waves’ artillery.  ‘Kiss’ follows…

TRACK: Touts – ‘Asleep’

Once more, the boys from Derry writhe about our ears with a song to smack you about, soaked in insanity. ‘Asleep’, the new single by Touts, is perfectly dilapidated and aggressive, bathed in an authentically punk mentality, the likes of…

LISTEN: Refuge Island – ‘Above Board’

Formed earlier this year, Ayrshire’s Refuge Island are an indie-punk band with swagger and a balls-in-your-face attitude that demands attention. The four-piece have dropped explosive their debut single ‘Above Board’. Written and recorded in a day, the track emits a captivating rage…

TRACK: Chvrches – ‘Miracle’

It’s been an interesting few years for the Scottish group  Chvrches. They shot to fame with the release of their debut album The Bones of What You Believe which included hit singles ‘The Mother We Share‘ and ‘Lungs‘. The world tours and hectic…

EP: Tom Branfoot – ‘Bloodsongs’

Tom waits for no one as internal gurning and intestinal yearning run rampant on this five-tracker from floppy-haired fop Tom Branfoot, fittingly for Miles Hunt’s doppelgänger this is five star wonder stuff. Another rusty nail is hammered into Brexitland’s casket…

TRACK: Ben Howard – ‘A Boat To An Island On The Wall’

A lot has happened since 2014; topically, typically and technologically. It’s a different world since Ben Howard’s last studio album. I Forget Where We Were summarised the ideologies of many of his youthful fanbase. The subsequent arena tour, and his top…

TRACK: Kashmere – ‘Tokyo’

‘Tokyo’, the stunning single by Kashmere, is a cityscape of sound. The shimmering, synth-driven track heightens your senses, taking you on a trip through the neon-soaked backstreets of Japan’s capital. The tune, idyllically catchy, is so successful in conveying this…

TRACK: Donkeyboy – ‘It’ll Be Alright’

The Norwegian pop outfit Donkeyboy have set free another single entitled ‘It’ll Be Alright’ from their forthcoming untitled fourth album. It follows on from ‘Kaleidoscope’, which along with ‘City Boy’ and the addictive ‘Ambitions’ helped them become household names. Though,…