Releases of the Month – August

This month sees long-awaited albums, EPs and singles from Grizzly Bear, The War on Drugs, Ghostpoet, Liars, Iron and Wine and Nadine Shah.

Something Anorak ‘Ageist’ | EP Review

Delightfully crooked and embodied with a heart-wrenching, early 90s aesthetic, ‘Ageist’ feels like it’s laying its life on the line.

Metz ‘Metz II’ | Album Review

It's been a long time coming, but the second emotional drawl from Metz is finally here - and as expected it's a totally brutal affair.

Towers – ‘Ugly Meanings, Beautiful Things’ | EP Review

Since ITV destroyed pop in 2001 (RIP), many guitar bands have tried their utmost to distance themselves from the concept of hooks, or else...

The Taskers | Hogs From Hell

The Taskers recorded their first album ‘Not To Be Played Or Tested’ in the summer of 2012, but two years on sees the release of the duo’s fifth album Rat Residence.

Coasts ‘A Rush Of Blood’ | Single Review

Another slice ahead of the full-length due this summer, 'A Rush Of Blood' hears five-piece Coasts amp-up their trademark tropical tones and take on a festival field urgency.

Skepta Ft JME ‘That’s Not Me’ | Stream

The Adenuga brothers show their pioneering hold over the scene once again with this modern grime classic ‘That’s Not Me’.

Rauschenberg ‘Self-titled’ | Album Review

Depending on your inclination, Rauschenberg’s debut LP could either be a wonderful throwback to the glory days of alternative rock or a stone best left unturned.

Sam Eason ‘With Hope’ | EP Review

This EP from everyone’s favourite late bloomer, Sam Eason, is something of an anachronism.

First Look: Milo’s Planes ‘Insects’ EP

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