Elliott Simpson


Carla dal Forno // Live Review

Carla dal Forno
Carla dal Forno "doesn’t blast from the speakers, more floats out of them like a fine mist." Elliott Simpson reviews her performance at Exchange.

Sampa The Great // Preview

"It’s this confidence and self-assuredness that makes Sampa the Great such a magnetic character." Elliott Simpson previews Sampa The Great at Rough Trade.

Snarky Puppy // Live Review & Photoset

Snarky Puppy
"Their songs gain a new lease of life on the stage." Elliott Simpson and Duncan Cruickshank review Snarky Puppy at the O2 Academy.

Stef Chura // Live Review

Stef Chura
"Chura’s part-witty, part-sincere lyrics are a perfect antidote for modern times." Elliott Simpson reviews Stef Chura at the Old England.

Snarky Puppy // Preview

Snarky Puppy
"Snarky Puppy has always been incredibly chameleonic; they constantly change up their sound and switch genres." Elliott Simpson previews Snarky Puppy.

Stef Chura // Preview

Stef Chura
"Her music boasts a lo-fi bedroom aesthetic, with heavy compression and a guitar tone that could bust through a wall." Elliott Simpson previews Stef Chura.

Kllo // Live Review

"They’ve never been a flashy band." Elliott Simpson reviews the ever-modest Kllo at Rough Trade.

Four Tet // Live Review

Four Tet
"Four Tet is an expert at weaving together different tones and genres." Elliott Simpson reviews Four Tet's headline Bugged Out set at Motion.

KLLO // Preview

"It’s the sound of dancing in your room alone after a break-up or hitting the club by yourself and not particularly caring." Elliott Simpson previews Kllo.

Four Tet // Preview

Four Tet
"He headlined Green Man Festival and a club night in Ibiza. Touring schedules don’t get much more eclectic than that." Elliott Simpson previews Four Tet.