Reviews

We Are Catchers – We Are Catchers

Liverpool native, Peter Jackson, working under the monika ‘We Are Catchers’, releases his debut album of the same name.The opening track, ‘Water’s Edge’, is definitely one of the album’s defining pillars. It has all the wistful, easy-going contemplation of an opener to introduce the listener

TRUST

TRUST – Joyland

Joyland is an immense solo creation from Toronto’s chief soundscaper, Robert Alfons. Gallant, atmospheric and desirably ostentatious – it makes a proud follow-up to his 2012 debut, TRST. With this genre it’s easy for an entire album to get boring. Been there, heard that, right?

Derecho Coffee Disruption

Derecho – Coffee and Disruption

Released in the last days of 2013, Derecho are a Cambridge based band formed of some very talented musicians. They’ve frequently been described as a group with driving rhythms and a strong melody, and the first song certainly sucker punches you in the face. Especially

Dot To Dot 2013 @ Bristol

May 25th 2013 It’s always difficult to know where to start with this kind of festival. The weather, the audience, the city, the price of drinks… these weighted variables all have to be factored in to portray a faithful image of Bristol on the last

K-X-P – II

K-X-P’s second album, denominated simply by the roman numerals, II, is introduced with a horn section playing a dystopian national anthem, which quickly fazes into the opening track Melody. Although starting kitshy-enough for the trendsetter kids to sneer at, K-X-P redeem themselves by having cotton