This eponymous album represents a rebirth: fairies and their phoenix from the smoke.
Free thinking and informed by a sensitive absorption of surroundings, this is a very self-possessed debut.
Roberts’ collaboration with his fellow Scot explores beings and endings on the islands of St Kilda.
The Nordic duo emerge as mellow melodists in their own fully-fledged, folk-infused partnership.
Laura Veirs offers more compelling reflections on the triumphs and traumas of being.
The Dublin quintet have honed a seasoned sound on their debut, paying homage to peers beyond their years.
Cricket’s quirky tropes make it a perfect muse and motif for Thomas Walsh and Neil Hannon’s musical partnership, now in its second innings.
Assured and assertive in its sense of self, Rambutan isn’t quite a landmark album – but it is a milestone.
A charming and cheerful debut from the former Oregon Bike Trails man Zach Yudin.
Mitchell and Hamer make their mark on these songs with delicate aplomb.
The tender blend of lo-fi folk and baroque pop Woodpigeon proffer is succour for the soul.
Moonlighting as Nightlands affords The War On Drugs’ bassist a fleet and pleasing diversion through hyperspace.