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FEATURE: SOFT METALS – LENSES


FEATURE: Soft Metals – Lenses

I talk with Soft Metals about their new album Lenses over at Glass Magazine

11183_JKTLenses sees the duo refining the dense and textured soundscapes that populated their self-titled LP, and opting for sparser arrangements, and an aesthetic that revolves around building tension and release…”

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ALBUM REVIEW: PET SHOP BOYS – ELECTRIC


ALBUM REVIEW: Pet Shop Boys – Electric

My review of Electric at Renowned For Sound

Pet-Shop-Boys-Electric“Pet Shop Boys have returned, re-energised and re-invigorated, with a jewel-encrusted love letter to the dancefloor…”

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ALBUM REVIEW: SMITH WESTERNS – SOFT WILL


ALBUM REVIEW: Smith Westerns – Soft Will

My review of the gorgeous Soft Will over at Pretty Much Amazing

Smith Westerns“…rather like a lover on a first date that you can’t quite banish from your mind the following day, that first listen plants seeds that might eventually blossom into a fully-fledged obsession…”

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ALBUM REVIEW: DAFT PUNK – RANDOM ACCESS MEMORIES


ALBUM REVIEW: Daft Punk – Random Access Memories

My review of Random Access Memories over at Renowned For Sound

Daft Punk“…a bold and exuberant album, a seventy-two minute wild odyssey across disco and funk soundscapes, laced with jagged pieces of terrain that Daft Punk have managed to extract from the present and the future…”

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FEATURE: THE BEST ALBUMS OF 2013 (SO FAR!)


FEATURE: THE BEST ALBUMS OF 2013 (FIRST HALF)

Our list over at Pretty Much Amazing of the greatest albums from the airwaves so far in 2013…

PMA 2013 AlbumsDo you agree? What would you have included other than these? Are there any glaring omissions? It’s been such a strong year for music – the best year for a long time in my opinion.

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FEATURE: THE BEST TRACKS OF 2013 (SO FAR!)


FEATURE: THE BEST TRACKS OF 2013 (FIRST HALF)

Our list over at Pretty Much Amazing of the greatest tracks that 2013 has so far offered up…

PMA 2013 SongsDo you agree? What would you have otherwise included?

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LIVE REVIEW: ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL 2013


LIVE REVIEW: ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL 2013

My four day live review of the Isle Of Wight 2013 festival at WhatCulture

Includes interview with promoter John Giddings…

WC IOW Thurs

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ALBUM REVIEW: DISCLOSURE – SETTLE


ALBUM REVIEW: DISCLOSURE – SETTLE

My review of Disclosure’s album Settle at Pretty Much Amazing

Disclosure-Settle“Disclosure’s mission to reinvigorate dance and pop by annexing and consolidating their favourite sounds from the sonic side-streets of house music’s sprawling past…”

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SINGLE REVIW: EDITORS – A TON OF LOVE


SINGLE REVIEW: EDITORS – A TON OF LOVE

editors-a-ton-of-love-single-cover-press-300“You kinda have to admire their determination to keep going…”