Category New Music

Bloodline Soars For Sam Tompkins

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Continuing in the great tradition of Harry Chapin and Mike and the Mechanics, Sam Tompkin’s Bloodline is a powerful tribute to his relationship with his father.  Of course, his style is much more in touch with the modern-era and there’s…

Jim’s Song by TheWorst

If you’ve been keeping up with the alternative rock scene the last few years then you’re bound to have heard of TheWorst, a band that has been dubbed by some as “the glorious love child of Joan Jett & Kurt…

LP! by JPEGMAFIA

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It’s hard to believe that it’s only been three years since Veteran was released and knocked us for six. But it has and JPEGMAFIA is back with LP! and it’s a winner.  You should be aware that there are two…

Future Past by Duran Duran

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I confess, I haven’t listened to Duran Duran since 1988’s Big Thing, which is one of my favorite pop records of the 80s, so I wondered how much I’d recognize them on Future Past. Incredibly, it’s their 15th studio album…

Deja Voodoo by Heavy Stereo

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Reissue Did anyone need a Heavy Stereo 25th Anniversary Edition reissue of Deja Voodoo? After all, the album didn’t exactly soar when it was first released and the band disappeared pretty quickly afterwards too. Yes, they did.  The thing is…

Skin by Joy Crookes

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It’s been 10 years since the incredible talent that was Amy Winehouse departed this Earth but, finally, in Joy Crookes we may have found her spiritual successor.  Skin is the Bangladeshi-Irish singer’s debut and it’s one of the finest collections…