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Articles by: Alex Mills

by 05 Jun 2020

Listen: Lice unveil the venomous ‘Arbiter’

Welcome, to “the music journalists hymn”. Please do kneel at the foot of levy and leave as much or as pitiful material good as you so desire in the collection bucket. The critically acclaimed crowning-ceremony will take place down the…

by 01 Jun 2020

Listen: Matt Maltese shares ‘queen bee’ and announces new EP

When time stands still and our minds reach out to fill the void, it goes without saying that love in this time of lonesome chaos, makes for particularly wistful daydreams. As Matt Maltese releases ‘queen bee’ ahead of his upcoming…

by 28 May 2020

Review: The Cool Greenhouse’ self-titled album is caustically chewed and unquestionably timeless

Yoko Ono once declared “People make music to get a reaction. Music is communication”. Fast forward to an ‘Approximately Infinite Universe’ of The Cool Greenhouse’s creation and the aforementioned Ono is now running on treadmills to nowhere, following good advice…

by 28 May 2020

Listen: Meadow Meadow revel in the gentle breeze of ‘Bonzo’

What do you want when you grow up? Taking the long road home late one evening, the air is buzzing and it feels as though it should be raining. It would surely suit the cinematic mood here but such is…

by 27 May 2020

Listen: Ditz share ‘Role Model’ ahead of their forthcoming ‘5 Songs EP’

We’re in the murkier end of confinement now. A few weeks have turned into a month and fifty-nine days on our “Role Models” are handling our well-being with the most threatening levels of near-worthlessness.  If you think this is overwhelming…

by 21 May 2020

Watch: Happyness share surreal video for poignant album closer ‘Seeing Eye Dog’

“Freedom. It’s a great slapping handshake with the weight that I could have lost. The fantasy pill.” ‘Seeing Eye Dog’ is the final piece to be gilded in Happyness’ personally reconstructed and lavishly shifted frame of mind. A track as…

by 12 May 2020

Watch: Ugly share a lockdown video for track ‘Blister’

UGLY present a lockdown edition video for previously released track, ‘Blister’. As far as isolation filmed videos go, this one’s surely one of the breeziest. Trailing more lived-in charisma than linen curtains, pastel pink bathroom furniture and, framed Klimt on…

by 08 May 2020

Listen: Ahead of their debut EP For Breakfast release ‘Nardis’

Ahead of their debut EP, ‘Songs in the Key of O’, For Breakfast release Nardis. Once upon a time in the west, six comrades and a flute sat down to construct something de-constructed. Labouring at a time where congregated numbers…

by 01 May 2020

Listen: DEADLETTER share debut track ‘Good Old Days’

It is without question that in times of chronic unknown, we tend to turn to the familiar to patch the pain. The creature comforts nestled in the scalps of our routine greedy subconscious, the seemingly ‘timeless’-tic that keeps us itching…