• Corbyn for Grime Minister

    I know the similarities between Jeremy Corbyn’s political uprising and the recent surge of the Grime scene are blindingly obvious but I thought I’d put them down on paper. One year ago, young white men in front-facing baseball caps were not sticking two fingers in the air and shouting “Tell ...

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  • Television – Marquee Moon

      It’s obvious that the music press and many music fans are given over to mythologizing bands of a certain period and scene. Though in all likelihood if I say The Ramones you’ll think “Primark T-shirts”, and if I say The Strokes you’ll say “posing tossers”, they are both inauspicious ...

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  • Van Zellar in Photos

    Van Zeller originally formed in 1976, but quickly disbanded for some 20 odd years pending their births. Since they reformed, they have been continually lowering the bar of what is achievable as a band, but with a certain flare and dexterity that catches the ear. The band is full of stories ...

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  • Coral – Distance Inbetween

      ARTICLE BY JOSH LATHAM You’d be forgiven for thinking that The Coral had dropped off the map. They were undoubtedly one of the highlights of the early 2000s indie boom, at once a champion and an outlier of the movement. They presented a cinematic and 60s influenced approach to ...

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