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BROCKHAMPTON: the same again

The genre-defying, Honda-swerving, harbingers of musical mayhem have returned, with more explosive aggression, soulful introspection and turn-up slappers. Despite a larger gap between albums than fans are accustomed to, it doesn’t seem like they’ve done much to change their musical formula; instead more work has gone into perfecting their sound and vision. On previous albums…

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The Front Bottoms, going grey? If only

Despite my love of The Front Bottoms, my expectations going into ‘Going Grey’ could be described as akin to waiting for a train to hit. The band have been on something of a downwards trend since their fantastic ‘Talon of the Hawk’ and ‘Going Grey’ had produced one alright and one downright dull lead single…

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Move, shake and play with Marmozets

“I’ve just had a sip of a quadruple espresso with a splash of milk. And, well, headache already.” Jack Bottomley greets me with what could just a metaphor for his band, Marmozets; hyperactive, eclectic and held together with the right splash of poppy hooks. After two years in the aether the band have returned with…