ALBUM REVIEW: SAVAGES – ADORE LIFE

In general terms, the post-punk revival has overstayed its welcome – seriously, stop ripping off Ian Curtis and Joy Division already. But that judgement call does not fall on Savages. It’s fair to say that despite the band’s superficial association with this movement, the all-female quartet really are a class Continue Reading

DISCOVERED @ SPOTIFY

Part two of our recommended 2013 listening list from music currently streaming at Spotify. The Parson Red Heads – Orb Weaver Probably one the bands that come closest to the spirit and vibe of 90s alt-country (viz. Son Volt, The Jayhawks, Wilco), The Parson Red Heads released one of the Continue Reading

LANEWAY SINGAPORE 2014 LINEUP [NEWS]

If nothing else, Laneway Singapore provides an opportunity to catch upcoming indie bands you fancy and very possibly discover new obsessions. The 2014 edition is no different – judging from the lineup above. For me, personally, it’s got to be the following: – SAVAGES Hottest indie band on the planet Continue Reading