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Destiny Stopped Screaming – The Life And Times Of Adrian Borland. Book – by Simon Heavisides.

Ultimate book on the cult, post-punk figure

First Glances – The Stilted Lodger


First Glances – Future Nostalgia

Dreampop keeps falling on my head

First Glances – Diamond Day

Quebecian dreampop/shoegaze newcomers

First Glances – Newmoon

a new slice of Belgian shoegaze

Scenius – I Want More

New single from the synth pair

The Quintessential: The Blue Nile.

The Blue Nile – in five.

Paul’s Albums Of The Year 2023

Paul’s Top 10 for 2023

Neil Meehan’s Albums of 2023

Another writer top 10.

Sub-Ed’s Albums & EPs Of The Year 2023

A top-100 list.

Gavin Fearnley’s Albums Of 2023

Our writer lists continue.

Editor’s Albums of 2023

List time! Twist time.

The Quintessential: The Afghan Whigs.

Five songs – one band. Job done?

The Quintessential – an introduction.

New series launching.

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.

2023: Half-Term Report

The best of the year so far …

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

Remastered box set inbound.

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.