The best live music coming up in Leeds this week, including Cate Le Bon, Skunk Anansie and the fourth annual This Must Be The Place festival.
Portishead may not have invented ‘trip hop’, but their endlessly cool and inventive 1994 debut album ‘Dummy’ came to define it completely.
Spearheaded by the fantastic ‘Magic Of Meghan’, wry London post-punk quartet Dry Cleaning deliver an exceptional debut EP in ‘Sweet Princess’.
While it’s beautifully produced and often enjoyably OTT, Friendly Fires’ third record ‘Inflorescent’ isn’t worth the massive eight-year wait.
Aided by St. Vincent on production, ‘The Center Won’t Hold’ boasts the widest range of sonic influences for any Sleater-Kinney album so far.
Minimalist, crystalline and intimate, The xx’s debut album contains the DNA of a subsequent decade of brilliant pop.
The best gigs coming up in Leeds this week, including Sharon Van Etten, Elephant Gym, White Fence, Madlib and Pizza For The People’s 14th Indie Banquet!
All the best new music released in August 2019!
The best gigs coming up this week in Leeds, including Battles, Cultdreams, a 360 Club Punk Special and the legendary Yo La Tengo.
Turning his neuroses inwards, David Byrne and Talking Heads delivered their first proper masterpiece in 1979 with third album ‘Fear Of Music’.