Phil Collins: Not Dead Yet

Phil Collins is entering an age of critical reappraisal. Name-checked by contemporary stars like Kanye West, Collins’ autobiography Not Dead Yet arrives as he announces a return to the stage and releases a new career-spanning hits collection.

Read More Posted Fri 11 Nov 2016

Fleetwood Mac: Mirage Deluxe Edition

It might not have matched Rumours for sales, but Mirage and its fascinating album sketches combine for a swooning, storming wonder.

Read More Posted Thu 6 Oct 2016

Jeff Beck: Loud Hailer

Legendary guitarist, Jeff Beck, dares to press reset on expectations

Read More Posted Wed 20 Jul 2016

Eric Clapton: Crossroads Revisited

Crossroads Revisited: Selections From The Crossroads Guitar Festivals finds blues god Eric Clapton curating his own impossible festival bill

Read More Posted Wed 6 Jul 2016

Cyndi Lauper: Detour

Backed by discreet production that allows these timeless tunes suitable breathing space, this labour of love sees Lauper’s true colours shining through.

Read More Posted Wed 11 May 2016

The Cars: The Elektra Years 1978-1987

Average joes by day, synth heroes by night, The Cars’ canon will continue to influence music for generations to come.

Read More Posted Wed 11 May 2016

Phil Collins: No Jacket Required Deluxe Edition

Collins’ roll-out of deluxe editions of his catalogue has put the music itself back in the spotlight, with his third release No Jacket Required an astute mix of swagger and emotion.

Read More Posted Fri 22 Apr 2016

The Creator Had a Master Plan (But Now Peace Reigns)

Pharoah Sanders came to town to play and was introduced as Jazz Royalty, which, truly, he is, even if he is now more a king than the joker he once

Read More Posted Tue 9 Jun 2015

(When The Sun Sets Over) Carlton

Read More Posted Wed 29 Oct 2014

Neil Young & Crazy Horse @ The Plenary 13.3.13

Read More Posted Thu 14 Mar 2013

Album Review - Eden Ahmez - Eden's Island (Re-issue)

Read More Posted Wed 16 Jan 2013

Sibylle Baier - Colour Green

Read More Posted Fri 21 Dec 2012