Recommended Albums


Allo Darlin’ – Allo Darlin’ (Fortuna Pop) 07/06/2010

You’d be hard pushed to find a dull moment in this short collection from Allo Darlin’.

Rolo Tomassi – Cosmology (Hassle) 24/05/2010

Cosmology is just a small taster of what Rolo Tomassi are capable of with their career and musical imagination.

The Gaslight Anthem – American Slang (SideOneDummy) 14/06/2010

American Slang benefits from the unmistakable sound of a band that loves the music it is creating.

Wild Nothing – Gemini (Captured Tracks) (31/05/2010)

Tatum distinguishes himself by taking the bedroom producer sound a step further

Trash Kit – Trash Kit (Upset The Rhythm)

In a current musical climate where so many records seem to be pasted together using Pro Tools and auto-tuned to it’s heart’s content, it is refreshing to hear such a stripped back approach

Sleepy Sun – Fever (All Tomorrows’ Parties) 31/05/10

The dizzying dusty-blues rock of Sleepy Sun deserves a little of your time. It’ll reward you in spades.

Tracey Thorn – Love and its Opposite (Strange Feeling)

Thorn’s voice is stunningly original and so pure that it never outstays its welcome

Washed Out – Life Of Leisure EP (Mexican Summer) 14/06/2010

The EP is a dreamy affair, with fuzzed out filtered vocals and bedroom production, but it’s also surprisingly upbeat

LCD Soundsystem – This Is Happening (DFA) 17/05/2010

As with the first two LCD records, ‘This Is Happening’ is a grower and it’s still having its wicked way with us.

Foals – Total Life Forever (Transgressive) 10/05/2010

Total Life Forever will balance out the frantic energy of their debut and should silence those early critics who thought it was just all a bit too skins