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Scenius – I Want More

New single from the synth pair


The Quintessential: The Blue Nile.

The Blue Nile – in five.


Feral Family – Without Motion

Blush Response

the latest wave of post-punk is a dark one


The Umbrellas – “fairweather friend”

Slumberland

happy when it rains?


Allman Brown – Second Son (Part One) EP

Nettwerk

folk inspired, soulful pop balladry


Gavin Fearnley’s Albums Of 2023

Our writer lists continue.


Editor’s Albums of 2023

List time! Twist time.


The Veldt – Illuminated, 1989

Little Cloud Records / 5BC Records

Long overdue release for the lost dreampop album created with Robin Guthrie.


Hessien – The Alchemist

Sound In Silence

a journey through static and haze


Black Swan Lane – Dead Souls Collide

Wanderland

The best band that you don’t know? They just got better.


JARR – 42°

their most minimal to date


The Quintessential: The Afghan Whigs.

Five songs – one band. Job done?


The Quintessential – an introduction.

New series launching.


PCM – Dreamland

n5MD

as listenable as it is admirable


Tiger Lou – Acts

Startracks.

Code red for the Scandi noirs


Celestial North – Otherworld

Bandcamp

Pagan Poetry


A.R. Kane – A.R. Kive Box-Set

Lavish box set re-issue for the dreampop pioneers


Mercylane – Mayday EP

from the former God Machine man


Nothing compares and nothing needs comparing.

remembering Sinéad O’Connor my way


The Chameleons – Script Of The Bridge – 40th Anniversary reissue.

Blue Apple

One of the greatest debut albums of all time gets a lavish re-release.