Tag: folk

alt-J’s creative risks pay off on their third LP – Relaxer album review

It’s been five years since alt-J bagged the Mercury Prize for their 2012 debut An Awesome Wave and three years since the Grammy-nominated This is All Yours. Although a blend of geeky, folk/electronica-infused pop remains at the core of their sound, the group push their...

/ 12th June 2017

Review: The Civil Wars – ‘The Civil Wars’

The Civil Wars write songs about love, but they do not write love songs. They write songs about unrequited love, they write ‘will they won’t they’, they write falling together, or falling apart, no longer in love or never in...

/ 9th August 2013