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Tracy Jones and Faron Sage Reviewed

Tracy Jones – That Lonely Feeling The best actors are specialists, nowadays especially. There’s one who can do a really great scowl, another who makes people laugh whenever he falls over, and a lady who only plays German characters in American movies. They all…
7.8
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itsROGO snd closebye x Margaux Reviewed

itsROGO – Teenage Stars Genre: Lo-fi Rock, Garage Rock, Alternative Rock You may be cynical and say that being a pop star in 2024 doesn’t offer the same benefits it did back in, say, the 1970s. But it’s a job that involves less stress and fewer…
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Julia Logan and Extra Space Reviewed

Julia Logan – Mirrors It shouldn’t be a secret to anyone that the history of pop music is merely a number of cycles that get repeated once every few years. Musicians who go out searching for trends often do themselves a disservice. If they just have the patience…
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YRSA - Yrsa & Strings

People are listening to music just as much as they’ve had for the last hundred years, if not more, given how much of it is readily available. But how much of a workout are their ears getting out of it? Yes, we tend to think of those who launch these criticisms of…
8.0
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Lucky Kilmartin and Your Westies Reviewed

Lucky Kilmartin – Out of Touch Similar artists: Big Star, Noah Kahan, Zach Bryan, Neil Young, The Lemon Twigs Genre: Indie Rock, Indie Pop, Alternative Rock During the electoral season, politicians used to go out kissing babies, helping grannies cross the…
8.3
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Niamh Regan and Gregory Ackerman Reviewed

Niamh Regan – Music Genre: Indie Folk, Folk There’s a lot of heartbreak on your radio station nowadays. In fact, radio programmes have always liked it this way. It sells even more than songs about wealth or those about sex. But the people who have…
7.5
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Kurran Karbal and Icarus Phoenix Reviewed

Kurran Karbal – We Won’t Be Alone Forever Genre: Indietronica, Indie Pop, Alt Pop Pop stars nowadays don’t use electric guitars too much. Not unless they have a reason to do it. Not unless they are really trying to send out a message. You see, someone…
7.8
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The Low Flying Moons and Walk Me Home Reviewed

The Low Flying Moons – This Moment Similar artists: Big Thief, Lomelda, Bonnie Prince Billy Genre: Alt Country, Lo-fi Rock, Indie Rock The biggest lie that the majority of rock bands tell their audience is that the good times will last forever. The biggest…
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Brian Halloran - Overnumerousness 

It takes a great, special talent to keep people happy, not to mention a lot of work and a bit of bending of the truth. Pop stars of all sorts find that our sooner or later. Some never manage to come back from the shock of finding out that even the most charmed kind of life…