The sheer ferocity of the album's opener 'Lunacy' creates the perfect atmosphere for everything following it - the perfect opener for an album of this stature.
Grizzly Bear's highly anticipated album misses the high mark we all were waiting for. Is it bad? No, certainly not. It does introduce us to a new Grizzly Bear.
Fifth studio album from BBC Folk Awards winner Karine Polwart. A fine mix of story and song and quiet protest.
Excellent 2CD compilation to accompany Rob Young's book, which documents folk rock's high watermark.
Previewing material from their forthcoming album Bend Beyond, Woods show that the go-to adjective of "consistency" isn't just restricted to their albums.
Taking the tendency toward hooks and poppy songwriting of Merriweather, Centipede Hz exists within a rougher production framework and leans on the hyperactive rock-isms of 2007’s Strawberry Jam.
So it might not be the DOOM collaboration that the world is most anticipating, with the Ghostface Killah collaboration album still little more than a wish, but in 2012 any Daniel Dumile release is an event.
One of the biggest bands in world return to the UK for an intimate performance in Shepherd's Bush.