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PCM – Dreamland


as listenable as it is admirable

Tiger Lou – Acts


Code red for the Scandi noirs

Celestial North – Otherworld


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.

A. R. Kive – A. R. Kane – Remastered Box Set

Remastered box set inbound.

Various Artists – These Clouds…

Sound in Silence

Label celebrates milestone with compilation release

Scenius – Life Is A Thing


Can the darkwave/synthpop duo do it again?

Deepriver – Volume One


Hemisphere-spanning ambiance.

Interview – Scenius.

Darkwave, synthpop duo Scenius in da house, baby!

There Will Be Fireworks – Interview (May 2023)

Paul goes in deep with the Glasgow post rockers.

The National – First Two Pages of Frankenstein


Ninth outing from the Dads of sad.

SENSES – Little Pictures Without Sound

42's Records

Arena-sized anthems from latest Coventry wonders.

Scenius- Chinese Room. New single.

New single from the retro synthpop duo.

First Glances – SENSES

Arena-sized Coventry band has the world at its feet.

IST IST – Protagonists

Kind Violence Records

Impressive 3rd outing from the Manc post-punks

W-Festival in U Turn over ticket promises.

Are non-refunds/exchanges becoming a business model?

Last Days – Windscale


contemplative ‘soundtrack’ to the UKs worst Nuclear disaster