Lockdown Read 4

  What Have We Done?

  The Strokes Are Back!

  Within Temptation Single & Tour


  The Reads Return in Style

  Pink Floyd YouTube Festival

  New Album Reviews

  Clem Snide, An LP For Now

  Montreux Jazz Fest at Home!

  Photojournalism Hero

  Shelby Lynne New LP

  Samantha Fish Live

  Black Deer Festival Latest

  Gill Landry Live in Chester

  Jeff Lynne’s ELO Tour Cancelled

  Noah Gundersen Live

  David Gilmour’s Interview

  Snow Patrol Live in Manchester

  New Model Army Live

  Shakespears Sister Live

  Lamb Live in Manchester

  The Struts Live

  Camden Rocks 2019 - Day 2

  Camden Rocks 2019 - Day 1

  Sting & Shaggy Live

  Blancmange & Bernholz Live

  Ana Popovic, Lynne Jackaman Live

  David Gray Live in Liverpool

  The Slow Readers Club Live

  Isreal Nash & Joana Serrat Live

  Karine Polwart Trio Live

  Spear Of Destiny Live

  Benjamin Folke Thomas Live

  Chilly Gonzales Live

  Gomez Live in Manchester

  John Lennon Interview

  Anna Burch Live

  My 100 Greatest Albums

  Ray LaMontagne Live

  Satriani’s G3 Live

  Stick In The Wheel Live

  Halo Maud, Baxter Dury Live

  Matthew Logan Vasquez Live

  The Barr Brothers Live

  Emily Barker Live in Manchester

  Katey Brooks New Single/Album

  Jim White Live in Manchester

  Tori Amos Live

  Bush & RavenEye Live

  Grandaddy Live

  Laura Marling Live

  Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes

  Martha Wainwright Live

  A Thousand Horses Live

  Rachael Yamagata Live

  Jimmy Eat World Live

  Beverley Knight Live

  Ludovico Einaudi Live

  Courtney Barnett Live

  Mercury Rev Live

  Roger Waters on Amused To Death

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ist ist ARCHITECTURE. Kind Violence Records Under Licence from ist ist
Arguably one of the most uncompromising and idiosyncratic acts around, Manchester’s post-punk quartet ist ist have been carving their own niche since their inception just over five years ago. Refusing to bay to industry influence of any kind, the band have managed to forge a [...]

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Ultraista SISTER LP

Ultraista SISTER. Partisan Records
Ultraísta – consisting vocalist/producer Laura Bettinson (FEMME/lau.ra), multi-instrumentalist/producer Nigel Godrich (Radiohead) and drummer/producer Joey Waronker (Beck, R.E.M., Atoms for Peace) – have confirmed details for their new LP. Sister was released on March 13th via Partisan Records and is the group’s first album of new music in nearly eight years.
Much of the [...]

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Courtney Marie Andrews Strikes Gold

Courtney Marie Andrews OLD FLOWERS. Fat Possum Records/Loose
“OLD FLOWERS is about heartbreak. There are a million records and songs about that, but I did not lie when writing these songs. This album is about loving and caring for the person you know you can’t be with. It’s about being afraid to be vulnerable after you’ve [...]

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Salt House New LP

Salt House HUAM (Scots for ‘the call of an owl’). Hudson Records
The new album from Salt House sees them solidify their reputation as fine interpreters of words both old and new. ‘Huam’, (Scots for “the call of an owl”) is their third collection of songs, and the second pairing with producer Andy Bell. Songs are central [...]

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The Lovely Eggs New LP

The Lovely Eggs I AM MORON. Egg Records
For the last two years, The Lovely Eggs have sat back and watched England and the rest of the planet slowly eat itself. Their new album, ‘I am Moron’, is the result of their observations, a relentless analysis of a modern culture that is bringing the world to [...]

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The Strokes Are Back!

The Strokes THE NEW ABNORMAL. Cult Records/Columbia/RCA
The Strokes have released their first new album in seven years, THE NEW ABNORMAL, out now via Cult Records/Columbia. THE NEW ABNORMAL is The Strokes’ sixth studio album and was recorded at Shangri-La Studios in Malibu and produced by Rick Rubin.
The album’s cover artwork is a painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat, [...]

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