Album Reviews

Album reviews and new music previews from the latest releases by upcoming bands and indie record labels.

Purple Noon by Washed Out, album review by Adam Fink for Northern Transmissions
8.0

Purple Noon

Sometimes you just need to get away. Each day has its way of piling the pressure on each of us, building to the point…

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A Hero's Death by Fontaines D.C. album review by Leslie Chu. The full-length comes out on July 31st via Partisan Records and streaming services
8.5

A Hero's Death

Fontaines D.C. don’t care about success, and they let you know it with their second album, A Hero’s Death. That doesn’t mean they’ve phoned…

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Folklore by Taylor Swift album review by Adam Fink. The full-length is now available via Republic Records/Universal Records
9.0

Folklore

Have you ever dug through some boxes buried away in a basement. Things from your past or possibly even others? The colours on the…

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All The Time by Jessy Lanza album review by Adam Fink. The full-length comes out on July 24th, via Hyperdub Records and DSPs
8.0

All The Time

More and more we are going to be hearing stories about records being made remotely between collaborators to respect social distancing protocols and specific…

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Beyond The Pale by JARV IS, album review by Adam Fink. Pulp's Jarvis Cocker's new project and debut release, drops on July 17, via Rough Trade
8.0

Beyond The Pale

The 90s have rightly been celebrated as an amazing decade for music. While America was going through it’s grunge phase, which was a direct…

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Pure Luxury by NZCA LINES album review Adam Fink, the full-length is out today via Memphis Industries and streaming services
8.0

Pure Luzury

There’s not much more of an apt album name to the music contained within it than the new NZCA LINES album Pure Luxury. Michael…

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