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BBC – Bovell, Brown & Cobby: Quality Weed – single review, “the feelgood hit of summer 2019”

Single Review BBC - Bovell, Brown & Cobby - 'Quality Weed' (Declasse Recordings) Vinyl / DL Out now Bit of a treat for you here as 3 legends...

The Specials/The Pop Group: The Amphitheatre, Bristol – live review

The Specials/The Pop Group The Amphitheatre, Bristol 19 July 2019 The original Two-Toners skank it up in Bristol supported by the hometown's post-punk mavericks. Elfyn Griffith gets...

Gossip: Manchester Academy 1 – live review

Gossip | Meggie Brown Academy 1, Manchester July 20th 2019 Cazz Blase and Melanie Smith are wowed by a resurgent Gossip at Manchester Academy. Support act Meggie Brown...

Karine Polwart: Scottish Songbook – album review

Folk songstress Karine Polwart takes on anything and everything as long as it’s from North of the border.

iamthemorning: The Bell – album review

iamthemorning - the chamber prog duo from Russia - enhance their growing and glowing reputation with another set that explores the darker side via their unique genre-spanning combination of classical, folk and rock.

Clark: Kiri Variations – album review

Clark: Kiri Variations Throttle Records LP / DL / ST 26/07/2019 Kiri Variations is the new album from experimental electronica musician Clark. Seeing the producer turn onto a...

Various Artists: Optimism/Reject – Punk & Post Punk Meets DIY Aesthetic – Album Review

Optimism/Reject, a new 4CD set which looks at the golden years of UK Indie 1977-81.

Dila – Dila – album re-issue review

Dila - Dila - album re-issue review. Matt Mead reviews the Far Out Recordings re-issue of a Brazilian unknown classic album

Stepford Wives: I Can’t Fight – Single Review

Stepford Wives I Can't Fight Self Released 1st August DL all available outlets Straight outta Saddleworth come along another group that have caught the attention of the LTW...

PP Arnold: New Adventures – album review

PP Arnold - New Adventures - album review. Matt Mead reviews the new album by the legendary soul singer released via earMUSIC

Gardenback: Laugh Out Loud – single review

Garden back have always had a quirky sound all their own and continue to bring out high quality tracks including latest single Laugh Out Loud.

Watch Now – New single from Miss June – Enemies – out now

New Zealand four-piece, Miss June, released their latest track “Enemies” on July 16th. Following hot on the heels of previous single Best Girl/Twitch, it...





Neighbourhood Festival 2019 – Manchester – Review

Will Metcalfe and Nigel Carr spent most of the day in Manchester checking out some of the best the city had to offer at Neighbourhood festival

The Beatles announce reissue of all 46 singles

The Beatles will be with us for least they were good...

J. Warwick Sweeney: Hardy Tree A Doctor’s Bible – book review

J. Warwick Sweeney: Hardy Tree A Doctor's Bible Bracketpress Out Now Memoir of pioneering addiction therapist...

Throbbing Gristle announce more reissues

Throbbing Gristle announce the next phase of their reissues series with the release of Part Two: The Endless Not, TG Now and A Souvenir of Camber Sands, out on CD and limited edition vinyl on 13 December 2019.

WATCH THIS! The Murder Capital great new video for ‘More Is Less’ plus 2020 tour dates

LTW faves The Murder Capital have announced a new video for ‘More Is Less’ plus new European tour dates for 2020. The band’s acclaimed debut album ‘When I Have Fears’ (reviewed here on LTW) was top 20 in the UK and number 2 in Ireland and yet more evidence of the great musical era we are in the middle of.