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An exploration of movements, scenes, themes and prolific musical careers.
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In Profile: Dehd

Dehd kicks off 2024 by releasing their fifth studio album, Poetry via Fat Possum Records. Following the whirlwind success of Dehd’s fourth album Blue Skies…

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Liverpool in 20 Songs

"Few songs give you the option to feel that deeply in the first instance, but The Killing Moon gives you that sized canvas to project…

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In Conversation with Giles Martin and Iain Cooke (Back To Black)

"We worked on listening to Amy, analysing her, but at the same time it was really important that Marisa wasn't just an Amy…

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In Profile: Phosphorescent

Phosphorescent’s Matthew Houck is back with Revelator, a new album of nine original songs that marks his debut for Verve Records. Grappling with the quiet…

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In Profile: Amy Winehouse

"Music is the only thing that will give and give and give and not take." Amy Winehouse In 2011 the world lost one of…

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In Conversation with Bob Vylan

"The sun is a thing that never dims its light for anybody. I don't want to dim my light for anybody. Even when…

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Where I Am Now: Andy Bell

"The beautiful thing about the Ride story is that we've been allowed to give the ending a second go. We're gonna…

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Sad Indie-spensibles

Not reserved for January alone, embrace the blues and beauty of some of our favourite wistful vinyl albums featuring Gothic tones, 'sad indie', melancholy folk and sadcore rock - the downbeat melodies we all lean into, to feel more understood.…

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In Conversation with Thurston Moore

"I always thought Sonic Youth started that way - what is the band that we would like to see on stage? And it wasn'…

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2023 Roundup: Bestsellers and Hot Tips for 2024

All-female goth glam, future shoegaze stars, anticipated solo projects, and electrifying live energy. We round up the biggest releases of the past year and cast an…