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Recent Ace Records Releases inc Shorty Long, Ike Turner & some outstanding compilations

https://static.ak.fbcdn.net/connect.php/js/FB.Share Here are another five hot recent releases from Ace Records, probably one of the best reissue labels in the world. 1.Elvis Heard Them Here First...

The Vermin Suicides ‘Yeahman! It’s… The Vermin Suicides’ – album review

There\'s little concession to trends, yet this album is bang on trend pulling together dub, sharp angular guitar and some serious tub thumping

Aziz Ibrahim ‘Rusholme Rock’ – album review

Something very oriental and bluesy at the same time, which is quite an achievement...

Gemma Ray ‘Island Fire’ – album review

https://static.ak.fbcdn.net/connect.php/js/FB.Share Gemma Ray ”“ 'Island Fire' (Bronze Rat Records) CD/LP/DL Released on April 16th 2012 Glamorous young singer/songwriter and guitarist Gemma Ray has created a wonderfully imaginative and...

The Meteors ‘The Meteors v The World’ – album review

The Meteors "The Meteors v The World” (Anagram/Cherry Red) 2CD/DL Available now Re-issue of long unavailable double album... ”˜The Meteors Vs The World' was first released by Anagram...

The Primitives ‘Echoes And Rhymes’ – album review

This is perfect pop, the sort of pop that leaves you variously grinning, singing and jumping... all at once!!

Factory Star ‘Enter Castle Perilous’ – album review

It\'s a scrappy, tuneful, wayward post-punk sound yet indebted to the Velvets, the Doors, Seeds and so on

Dexys Midnight Runners ‘Don’t Stand Me Down’ Revisited

stunningly personal album and lost classic

Album of the day: The Nightingales ‘No Love Lost’ – album review

Birmingham cousins of the Fall, 80\'s post-punk, Death-to-Trad-Rock bruisers and barstool philosophers the Nightingales new album review

Alabama Shakes ‘Boys And Girls’ – album review

Album opener and single \'Hold On\' is a fabulously laid back track that immediately showcases the strength, depth and sheer quality in Howards voice

Lee Ranaldo – Between the Times and the Tides : album review

the George Harrison of Sonic Youth steps out...


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Veik: Surrounding Structures – album review

Veik: Surrounding Structures (Fuzz Club) LP | DL Out 30th April 2021 Veik's new album, Surrounding Structures, is...

Sex Gang Children: Oligarch – album review

Sex Gang Children: Oligarch (Liberation London) CD/DL/Stream Out 23 April 2021   Original goths Sex Gang Children...

Paul and Linda McCartney ‘Ram’ : album review

Defying rock’s dated notion of cool, Macca McFab’s second post Beatles outing really stands the test of time with its melodic, playful and cleverly  stripped down songs predating indie lo-fi by decades. 

Philip Goth (Felice Brothers) Announces Debut Single – news

The ever-reliable Team Love Records have announced the release of the debut solo record...

Lady Dan: I Am The Prophet – album review

Lady Dan: I Am The Prophet (Earth Libraries) Out 23rd April 2021 LP| CD | DL and...