Sep 03, 2014 Music Web Exclusive

On first listen to Honeyblood's infectious self-titled debut, you'd never guess this Glasgow-based group was only a two-piece. More


Soft Friday


Sep 02, 2014 Music Web Exclusive

Coves are the U.K.-based project of singer/songwriter Beck Wood and producer John Ridgard. They recorded their debut album Soft Friday in a basement studio called Castle Grayskull, and the kitschy nostalgia must have been oozing off the walls. More

Sep 02, 2014 Music Web Exclusive

James Yorkston appears to be growing old gracefully. While many a middle-aged man spends his days desperately clinging to an ever-evaporating youth, the unassuming Scottish songwriter is moving through the decades with dignity. More

Sep 02, 2014 Music Web Exclusive

For a band hailing from South London, Happyness' debut Weird Little Birthday is the sort of music perfect for hazy, morning-after walks down sun-drenched American streets. More

Sep 01, 2014 Music Web Exclusive

Kevin Martin finally follows up 2008's apocalyptic London Zoo with more thumping end-times fare. More


Hard Believer


Sep 01, 2014 Music Web Exclusive

For Hard Believer, Fink's sixth album proper, he turns to live + electronics expert producer Billy Bush (Garbage, Beck, Foster the People) to bring dimension to his minimalist, sometimes predictable sound. More


Sky Swimming

Memphis Industries

Sep 01, 2014 Music Web Exclusive

Don't let that ethereal organ at the beginning of "Assembly" fool you. Elephant isn't Beach House even though it sometimes seems like they may want to be. More

Sep 01, 2014 Music Web Exclusive

Movement's self-titled EP is an affair with darkness which brings little of note to light. More

Aug 29, 2014 Music Web Exclusive

Here's J Mascis with another batch of understated and partly unplugged tunes for Sub Pop. Mascis surprised everyone with the intimacy of 2011's Several Shades of WhyMore