Soulful, tender new album sees Mark Edgar Stuart grow into his own skin as a solo performer
2 years in the making, Tanya Gallagher’s new album is a paean to travel, love and life’s journey
The raging fire of 90’s Riot Grrrl alt-rock returns with a vengeance
The Welsh alt-rock trio unleash an inspired debut, elevated by a touch of myth and legend
The UK’s Servers deliver their outstanding second album
Iamthemorning return with their new album: a heartrending, important and profound work
Brighton’s progressive doom-mongers unleash their thundering and expansive full-length debut
Kentucky’s southern rock finest break free from the corporate leash on vigorous and energised 5th LP
An unorthodox engagement with the spectacular sophomore album from UK tech-metal visionaries Aliases
Trailblazing, highly original heavy psych-rock from former Do Me Bad Things vocalist’s new outfit.
An experimental engagement with the superb full length debut album from Seattle trio The Salt Riot
Boss Keloid are back with an album more dense than the immeasurable singularity of a neutron star.
Aliens and dinosaurs and glitter, oh my! SpaceCream bring you good tidings of great glam!
A substantial and auspicious debut from the UK-based alt-rock trio
EPD return with a raucous, career-best collection of songs that sees the band resurgent.
The UK’s progressive metal progenitors return with their latest, and possibly best, collection so far
Tairrie B is back with killer, innovative, old-school West Coast influenced hip hop album Vintage Curses.
The best punk-rock mixtape you’ve ever heard… expertly weaving together the music’s common DNA
An EP of free-flowing, balls-to-the-wall instrumental rock and metal, made with a single-minded passion
Within the sonic fabric of The Decoy’s Parasites EP is the answer to life, the universe and everything, I’m sure of it
An album of quiet power… life, love and disappointment have never sounded so wonderful as this
Towering and explosive from first note to last, Fragments packs one hell of a punch
A soulful brand of blues-inflected Americana, Lucky Or Strong is a subtly impressive affair
London’s fast-rising metal hopefuls Stoneghost have delivered a towering debut full of grunt and groove
A skillfully crafted tapestry of punk, pop, folk and roots… that points to very bright things for Chopek’s future
Energised, angry and huge. Alt-pop archaeologists will be picking over the minutiae of Run for weeks to come
Santa Cruz is the sound of the Sunset Strip with a mighty, meaty and modern metal update
A raging river of Middle-Eastern themed black-metal, you won’t hear better all year
A fiery statement of intent from one of Finland’s foremost up-and-coming heavy metal bands
Pull that stick out of your butt – Bowes and the boys have delivered on album No.10!
Delightfully melodic yet splendidly rough around the edges, there’s plenty to admire here
…a soulful, joyous, life-affirming slab of sparkling and spirited brass. You don’t want to miss it
Evans Ruch’s ability to be true to herself continues to realise rich dividends on After It’s Said & Done
Beyond The Vale… is a living, vital and dynamic delight from beginning to end
John Kilzer’s Hide Away is raw, open and honest songwriting of the highest order
The band have delved deep and dug out their strongest set of songs in a decade
Antehmic, rebellious and monumentally well executed… you’ll be chanting along for some considerable time to come
27 is a mature, full and confident beaut of an album… Songwriters of this calibre are all too rare
Slipknot return triumphant with one of the most emotionally charged albums you’re likely to hear this year
You would currently be very hard pressed to find a better example of the hi-octane, torrid-yet-tuneful indie-punk
An inspired collection from this politicised, queer, feminist, working-class-bastard eletro-punk troubadour
Guard yourself from the lands outside, for the world we create is not cruel, nor kind…
Thought provoking post-rock at its best. This band know how to piece together an emotive song
Gerard Way’s collection of clever and interesting riffs ultimately leaves you wanting more than it delivers
Swathes of melody, buckets of emotion & strong alt-rock arrangements from this Midlands outfit
“Both future vision AND past nightmare, ‘Leave With Us’ is a stunning debut album