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Fela Kuti: Box Set 4 – review"
This is a wonderful collection of some of the finest music created. It’s music that will ring eternal and Erykah Badu has chosen some of the finest and least obvious albums to be included. Badu’s essays are a wonderful read as are those by Afrobeat historian and celebrated music journalist Chris May
Björk: Utopia – album review"
Utopia is a pastel chalk painting full of smudged edges. It is an album that takes a commitment on the part of the listener and will give you a different outcome each time you journey with it depending on what choices you make as a participant. It is an ambitious, deeply immersive and haunting album that promises you a better world is possible. Once again Björk has created an album that sits high and proud. Original, defiant, passionate and lustful. An absolutely extraordinary album.
Nick Cave & Warren Ellis: Wind River OST – soundtrack review"
Nick Cave & Warren Ellis team up once more to score the directorial debut by Sicario writer Taylor Sheridan. Simon Tucker reviews
NAH Releases New Video And Announces New Album"
To coincide with the release of his new album ‘AGED’ Noise/Hardcore hip-hop artist NAH has revealed a brand new video for the single ‘Gave Shrill’ After only just releasing a brand new album in February, NAH follows this up with a new, concise and intense fifteen minute album entitled ‘AGED’. A ferocious blast of experimentation, […]
Nick Cave & Warren Ellis: War Machine OST – soundtrack review"
Nick Cave & Warren Ellis: War Machine OST (Invada Records/Lakeshore Records) LP / CD / DL DL available now. LP / CD release dates to be confirmed. 9/10 Since 2005’s The Proposition, Nick Cave and Warren Ellis have created a slew of unique, diverse and enthralling scores for film, theatre and documentaries. Never settling on […]