Grand Salvo – Death

Death – Grand Salvo By Aidan Roberts Here is a curious and noble idea in this digital era: a narrated concept album, concerning the fates … Read more

Machine Translations – Seven Seven

Seven Seven – Machine Translations By Aidan Roberts Seven Seven, as the title suggests, is the seventh album for DIY musical explorer J. Walker, … Read more

Jeff Lang – Half Seas Over

Half Seas Over – Jeff Lang By Chris Peken Jeff Lang is a true musical troubadour, crossing the length and breadth of this country (and … Read more

The Last Shadow Puppets – The Age of the Understatment

The Age of the Understatement – The Last Shadow Puppets By Chris Peken Were it not for the constant PR billing of this album as … Read more

Man Man – Rabbit Habits

Rabbit Habits – Man Man By Aidan Roberts When asked what hip Philadelphia outfit Man Man sound like, it’s hard to pin down an appropriate … Read more

The Presets – Apocalypso

Apocalypso ‘ The Presets By Aidan Roberts Right now, if there were a flagship band to herald the next wave of Australian electronic hipster genius, … Read more


BY JASMINE MCLENNAN Bob Dylan, the elusive, talented, revolutionary, musical activist, is being celebrated this May in a reinterpretation of his words and music at … Read more

Cajun Dance Party – The Colourful Life

The Colourful Life – Cajun Dance Party By Chris Peken One of my favourite Sci-Fi plots involves the sucking of life from the youth to … Read more

The Hands – Everything is Wonderful

Everything is Wonderful – The Hands By Chris Peken If I mentioned two brothers playing together on the same instrument you might think the Emmanuel … Read more

Tindersticks – The Hungry Saw

The Hungry Saw – Tindersticks By Chris Peken Five years is a long time between albums (and an even longer time between drinks). Once the … Read more