Ezra Collective

Ezra Collective // Preview

"Their show at Thekla is sure to be a colourful trip of immense breakdowns and stabs of rich brass." Amy Grace previews Ezra Collective at Thekla.

The Decemberists // Preview

The Decemberists are back with their eighth studio album, 'I'll Be Your Girl'. Ash Clarke previews their appearance at the O2 Academy.

The KVB | Live Review & Photoset

The KVB blend shoegaze and electronic melancholy. Jon Kean and Jessica Bartolini review their recent performance at The Louisiana.

The Blinders | Preview

Columbia by The Blinders is among many people's picks for album of the year. Simon Moyse previews their forthcoming show at Thekla.

Kurt Vile | Preview

"A natural successor to Neil Young, Kurt Vile is part of the great American songwriting tradition." Max Baker previews Kurt Vile at The Anson Rooms.
Snail Mail

Snail Mail | Live Review & Photoset

Halloween brought Snail Mail to Thekla, with the sounds of her excellent recent album, Lush. Harriet Taylor and Jessica Bartolini review.
Parquet Courts

Parquet Courts | Preview

Parquet Courts are intelligent, angst-ridden, brazen and unconventional. Ross Jones looks forward to their show at SWX.
Gigs of the Week

Estrons | Preview

With their balance of grittiness and melodic hooks, let Estrons propel you into their sea of chaos at The Louisiana. Ffion Riordan-Jones previews.
Goat Girl

Goat Girl | Live Review & Photoset

Goat Girl sound more focused than ever, but impressively don't lose any of their ramshackle bitterness. Ross Jones and Jessica Bartolini review.
Emma Ruth Rundle

Emma Ruth Rundle | Preview

"It's intimate but it's also bold." Harriet Taylor looks forward to the haunting sounds of Emma Ruth Rundle at Rough Trade on Sunday.