RTJ4 (RUN THE JEWELS)

RELEASED 5TH JUNE 2020 Favourite track: 'pulling the pin' There is so much going on musically in every track that it’s hard to keep up but it’s got that US Hip-Hop feel to it as it addresses the reality of the American system.   Again, I hadn’t came across the US duo Run The Jewels … Continue reading RTJ4 (RUN THE JEWELS)

MAGDALENE (FKA TWIGS)

RELEASED 8TH NOVEMBER 2019 Favourite track: holy terrain Musically intricate, intense and fascinating. I have never heard anything like it and it’s truly creative and challenges the musical norms at a whole new level.   Although I am familiar with the artist FKA Twigs, I hadn’t heard any of her music (or at least I … Continue reading MAGDALENE (FKA TWIGS)

CRY (CIGARETTES AFTER SEX)

RELEASED 25TH OCTOBER 2019 Favourite track: You're the Only Good Thing In My Life This album sounds like an 80s Pop album but then you listen to the lyrics, the melodies, the way it’s sung and soon realise it might be the most touching album you’ve heard in a while. Cigarettes After Sex is a … Continue reading CRY (CIGARETTES AFTER SEX)

LOVELESS (AARON SMITH)

RELEASED 20TH SEPTEMBER 2019 Favourite track: Unspoken Rustic but melancholic, there is so much emotion and pain in his lyrics that come through in each song but you can’t help but hear his story Another UK singer who is blowing up in Aaron Smith with his 4-track EP Loveless that looks at love and trauma … Continue reading LOVELESS (AARON SMITH)