Fireflies is something out of time; and something quietly special in an overcrowded and often over exposed field.
Continue reading “Rion – Fireflies”
As ever with Rob St John’s work, there’s an incredible amount of incidental detail that eventually (if you let matters slowly gestate) seeps into enriching the whole.
Continue reading “Rob St John / Tommy Perman – Water of Life”
There’s no real time for you the listener to sit comfortably as it’s a full on Trippe from the opening notes.
Continue reading “The Wharves and The Rosy Crucifixion – Split Vinyl LP”
THIS record is psychedelic. It’s completely lost in a sort of speed freak Tim Buckley stream-of-consciousness way.
Continue reading “Trips and Falls – The Inevitable Consequences of Your Stupid Behaviour”
At times Concrescence comes across as a sort of extremely heavy Fairport; albeit with someone giving Dave Swarbrick a double headed axe to play with.
Continue reading “Gonga – Concrescence”
…the music often hovers like some miasma in a churchyard; at times in tracks like ICA things get very “Pre Raph” in spirit.
Continue reading “Saltland – I Thought It Was Us But It Was All Of Us”
Just remember this record isn’t looking to pass an exam. And you’re not meant to mark it ;0 .
Continue reading “Esmerine – Dalmak”
Stick in there, when you finally get a handle on the whole it can be an ever giving listen.
Continue reading “Various – New German Ethnic Music”
I want it to be longer, louder, harsher, brasher, messier, wronger, less perfect; even if a bit less perfect; please. Please?
Continue reading “The Bohicas – XXX – Swarm”
I get the feeling that I’ll get addicted to the LP when it comes out, as there is this nagging sense that Jaakko is onto something. Lord knows what.
Continue reading “Jaakko Eino Kalevi – Dreamzone”