Tag: Album

Beach House – B-Sides and Rarities – Album Review

There aren’t many bands who are in as much control of their craft as Beach House. The dream-pop duo’s penchant for creating atmospheric, hazy songs is unwavering; manifesting itself over six albums in a nine-year period. After releasing Depression Cherry...

/ 18th July 2017

Is shoegaze back to stay? Let’s hope so – Slowdive album review

A common staple in the life-cycle of music is the re-appraisal of a band’s work – the passing of time can allow an album to breathe, giving it time to settle and find its place in the world after initial...

/ 18th May 2017

Childish Gambino – “Awaken, My Love!” Album review

To say Childish Gambino, real name Donald Glover, is a man of many talents is an understatement. Having a fruitful career in US television and being cast for the new stand-alone Han Solo film, it’s a wonder he has any...

/ 10th December 2016

Justice and Woman- A New Chapter

Collectively known as Justice, French electronic musicians, Gaspard Augé and Xavier de Rosnay have been laying relatively low since releasing their 2011 sophomore effort, Audio, Video, Disco. Widely known for 2007 anthem “D.A.N.C.E.”, the duo catapulted to international recognition and...

/ 8th December 2016

“Chase The Storm Away” The Simpletone’s new album Angel’s Share

I recall being in the car with my Dad earlier this year, the rain battering the motorway. It was a Tuesday I think, one of those days that seems kind of unimportant in the grand scheme of things. We were...

/ 9th November 2016

Trend Report: Fur

A few years back we swooned over faux fur collars and parkas with furry details, this Autumn however we trim the sleeves slightly – gilets and waistcoats are here to keep you warm during the transition season and tiny, furry...

/ 24th September 2015

Being You Is The Latest Trend

We all know going to university can be a rather daunting experience. However, it’s also an opportunity for a clean slate, make some brand new friends and memories. But remember, be yourself! So how do we avoid copying everyone else?...

/ 24th September 2015

How to be Fashionable When Living in Student Halls?

As Freshers, you have probably all done your packing by now, but you are afraid flatmates won’t approve of an ancient dressing gown or jammies your grandma made when you were 12? No need to be embarrassed – there are...

/ 17th September 2015

Trend Report – Pink

Pink can be quite a daunting colour due to its cartoony, young girl princess connotations; but, I’m here to tell you how you can make the colour of the season work. From celebrities, such as Daktoa Johnson in Prada and...

/ 9th September 2015

Leicester’s Best Gigs – Jaws Take on the Cookie

Thinking back to the hazy days of November, the 18th to be exact and the night that JAWS, armed with jangly guitars and their new album, Be Slowly, brought a surprisingly raucous show to the much loved Cookie. As the...

/ 7th September 2015