• Interview: Hamilton Leithauser

    The Walkmen's frontman discusses the band's hiatus, his new solo record (performed by an accidental supergroup) and his love of Sinatra.
  • Interview: Avey Tare

    Ahead of his appearance at this year's Field Day in London's Victoria Park, we speak to Animal Collective's Avey Tare about his latest artistic reinvention.
  • Coachella 2014: Portraits

    Photos: Coachella Portraits

    A stunning portrait photo feature behind the scenes at this year's Indio festival courtesy of Gaëlle Beri.
  • Song Of The Day: Shura (Delorean remix)

    A sensitive remix of the London/Moscow artist's stunning, love-struck debut.

Nas – Illmatic XX

Album Review
17 April 2014

Nas’ debut is reissued again as it turns twenty, and the source material remains the greatest record in hip hop history.

Listen: Movie – “Ads”

Discovery
17 April 2014

The South-London trio have created a game-changer with their debut single, a perfectly fine-tuned track that raises the bar for new guitar pop.

Watch: Ought – “The Weather Song” [Premiere]

Discovery
17 April 2014

Montreal post-punkers won’t take it anymore in their video for “The Weather Song”.

Luke Sital-Singh – Behind the Scenes in London

Gig Galleries
17 April 2014

An exclusive behind the scenes look at the folk-pop troubadour’s recent London show by Wunmi Onibudo.

Tim Hecker – Oval Space, London 14/04/14

Live Reviews
17 April 2014

Sound artist Hecker treats us to more of an exhibition of his craft than a gig.

Kelis – Food

Album Review
17 April 2014

Kelis turns her back on big-beats for big-bowls of brass-flavoured soul and funk, with tasty results.

Temples at The Roxy in Los Angeles

Gig Galleries
16 April 2014

The Kettering four-piece play a headline set at the famed LA nightclub, with support from Drowners and Bo Ningen. Gaëlle Beri shoots.

Listen: Mutes – “M.P.D.G”

Discovery
16 April 2014

Having recently signed to One Note Forever records, lo-fi man Mutes is gearing up for success.

John Tavener – The Protecting Veil [Reissue]

Album Review
16 April 2014

Bella Union reissue the composer’s masterpiece for the first time on vinyl, a work which manages to overflow with emotion whilst simultaneously acting as a masterclass in understatement.

Record Store Day 2014: The Double Edged Sword

Articles
16 April 2014

Tom Davies from Secretly Canadian / Jagjaguwar / Dead Oceans / Asthmatic Kitty on why working for record label around Record Store Day is a bit of a double edged sword.

Listen: Girl Band – “The Cha Cha Cha”

Discovery
16 April 2014

Twenty-five seconds of violent Cha Cha Cha from the Dublin noise quartet.

Teen – The Way and Color

Album Review
16 April 2014

The supremely quirky quartet launch themselves into 2014 with their second long player.