Some Samples I’ve Discovered That I Think Are Cool

by Henry Massey Because I’m sad, I really enjoy hearing a track and realising that I’ve  heard it sampled in something else. Here are some i’ve found lately – hopefully they’re ones you haven’t heard/didn’t know about before, but if they are then well done. Gold star for you. Love, Love, Love – Pugh Rogefelt Diehard…

5 For 2014

Sorry about the lack of material on here recently, but between final exams, travelling and life in general we haven’t had as much time to geek about music as we’d like to. Here’s a speedy look at 5 albums I’ve been really into this year and we’ll have more reviews to come! 5 For 2014…

Albums Of 2013 – Joseph

1. FIDLAR – FIDLAR There may have been albums that sparked widespread debate, brought wider issues under the lens or challenged the way we consumed music in 2013 but no album stood as a monument to sheer fun quite like FIDLAR’s fully-formed self-titled debut. A thrilling, snotty and life-affirming 35-minute blast centred around drinking, drugs…

Review: Weird Sister – Joanna Gruesome

Despite having chiming guitars, wonderfully fuzzy production and on-point boy/girl vocals, calling Cardiff-based Joanna Gruesome Twee (capitalised, as in the genre) would be a huge disservice to their thrilling brand of noise (a hashtag on their Bandcamp even demands ‘don’t fucking call us Twee’). Whereas there are elements of those Halcyon days of C-68 tape…