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
Havana Meets Kingston is a vital shot of celebratory joy and a testament to the power of human collaboration.
Laraaji: Sung Gong / Bring On The Sun (All Saints Records) LP / CD / DL Available Now! 8.5/10 Double album of brand new material from electronic and...
This is lo-fi, D.I.Y. music in its (im)purest form.
Louder Than War's Paul Scott-Bates finds Kidal by Tamikrest an album of defiance and hope which is well worth hearing. The struggle felt by the Tuareg nomads is represented on the album, with their hope for a homeland of their own. The songs speak of their worries about over-commercialisation of the desert and often feels like a call to arms. However, the album ultimately one of hope and defiance.
IRL celebrate their fifteenth Birthday with a refreshing look at their back catalogue - an album of incredible quality, interest and musical credit.
To celebrate the 15th anniversary addition of the UK’s biggest and best-loved The London Tattoo Convention, London’s Tobacco Dock on 27th-28th-29th September 2019 is giving one of Louder Than Wars readers as change to winner a Golden Ticket for the event – worth £300.
Jason and the Scorchers |Kentucky Headhunters |Dan Baird and Homemade Sin: O2 Ritz, Manchester – live review
Jason & The Scorchers | The Kentucky Headhunters |Dan Baird & Homemade Sin O2 Ritz,...