Lambchop – FLOTUS Out now on City Slang Review by David Hemingway It is not, it must be said, business as usual, for Nashville’s self-described “most fucked up country band”. FLOTUS is reportedly an acronym for “For Love Often Turns Us Still” but given frontman/constant Kurt Wagner’s political inclinations, is presumably also intended to allude […]
Tinariwen (+IO:I) – Ténéré Tàqqàl (what has become of the Ténéré), from the forthcoming LP, Elwan. Released 10 February, 2017. Pre-order a copy here.
A live session of a track taken from Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker’s new album Overnight, out now on Rough Trade Records. Centered around Clarke’s extraordinary voice and songwriting and Walker’s prodigious guitar-playing and arranging, the album also features panoramic orchestration by an eclectic core of acclaimed musicians on strings, horns, piano, double bass, and […]
Illustration: Harry Langworthy You may remember, a couple of weeks ago, we announced that we were planning to mark Apple Day 2016 with a musical soundtrack, and asked you to send us your favourite apple-related tracks. Here, in short, are the fruits of your labour, handily collated into a Spotify playlist. Enjoy.
Caught by the River & Upset The Rhythm present Marisa Anderson plus special guest Laura Cannell, Tuesday 25 October, The Forge, Camden Town, London NW1. In his review of Marisa Anderson’s latest LP, Ian Preece described Into the Light it as… “A concept album, the soundtrack to an imaginary science-fiction film set in the Sonora […]