Paul Weller’s soundtrack to new boxing film ‘Jawbone’, his first full score after previous dabbles in writing for the screen, has its heart in the right place, but ultimately fails to provide anything of merit aside from lead track...
9 months is a long time in music. There’s been a flood of great tracks since September, but we asked our writers which tracks stand out from the academic year’s releases. The Menzingers – After the Party Philadelphian punks The Menzingers...
Any music lover knows how great live music can be, but that it often involves looking at a stage with a bunch of other people, many of whom will be in front of you. This is not so great when...
Norwich locals Ducking Punches released their third album, Alamort, to rave reviews. We caught up with them before their hometown release show at the Arts Centre. Alamort came out yesterday, how have you found the reception? Dan: Great, we’ve had such...
Featured artists are the music industry’s way of creating a ready-made hit. They aren’t good for you or your auditory tastes. This may seem a highly pretentious view, but it is well-founded.  Katy Perry’s hit California Girls gained its...
Ariana Grande’s fifth studio album thank u, next was released on 8 February this year, just in time for Valentine’s Day. But some of her upbeat songs have sad undertones: tracks like ghostin’, imagine, in my head, bloodline and...