Articles by: Elvis Thirlwell

by 31 Jan 2024

Listen: London’s Pencil share new single ‘The Window’ via Moshi Moshi Records

‘The Window’ flickers with the graininess of 16mm film, each moment a beautiful, painful memory, captured in a postcard-perfect frame. 

by 31 Jan 2024

Listen: Stoke’s Christian Share Manic New Single ‘Marimba Tragic Death Cult’

Stoke’s Christian Music unleash psych-punk hell with the manic ‘Marimba Tragic Death Cult’ Forged to the sound of bones breaking in an Osees mosh,  every single neuron of Christian Music nervous framework has been jacked to the absolute max. Pumped…

by 23 Jan 2024

Listen: Hastings Trio Borough Council Share ‘Casino’ via Speedy Wunderground

As debut single ‘Prescribed’ brought us a first taste of Borough Council’s, moody and deeply absorbing indie rock, ‘Casino’ is it’s 4K HD follow-up.

by 17 Jan 2024

Listen: Baltimore’s Tomato Flower Share ‘Saint’ and Announce Debut Album ‘No’ via Ramp Local

Collapsing between Stereolab-esque avant-pop flutters, and shambling art-rock chaos, the latest cut from Tomato Flower has the sand constantly shifting beneath its feet.

by 10 Jan 2024

Listen: C Turtle Share Single ‘Shake It Down’ and Announce New Album ‘Expensive Thrills’

‘Shake It Down’ charges itself with that most valuable and hard to muster attitude towards living –  be loud, be silly; have fun and be free.

by 30 Nov 2023

Review: Dextrous, Dynamic and Authentic to its Core – Melbourne Five-Piece Radio Free Alice Share Self Titled Debut EP

Radio Free Alice find themselves set to make a few waves in 2024.

by 29 Nov 2023

Listen: London’s Enter Laughing Share New Double Single ‘Ghost At The Feast’/ ‘Very Obsession’

Enter Laughing present us a diptych of electro-gothic psych-pop – serene, insatiable and smitten by all the frosty sparkle of a wintry dawn.

by 17 Nov 2023

Listen: Brighton Newbies ladylike Share Debut Single ‘Southbound’

‘Southbound’ takes to heart the truism that it’s the journey that matters, and not the destination.

by 08 Nov 2023

Listen: London’s C Turtle Return with New Single ‘Have You Ever Heard A Turtle Sing?’

Whimsical in one sense, yet resolutely direct in another, it’s a delight for something so bad-ass to be so enchantingly fun.