The Student Playlist

Showcasing the Best New Music, Curating the Classics

Posts by Louis Marlow

REVIEW: Death Grips – ‘Year Of The Snitch’ (Third Worlds / Harvest)

While the intensity, shock tactics and style fusion is still intact, Death Grips’ sixth album ‘Year Of The Snitch’ veers close to the conventional in some places.

REVIEW: Johnny Marr – ‘Call The Comet’ (New Voodoo)

Johnny Marr’s latest solo album ‘Call The Comet’ sees the iconic guitarist get back to basics with an entertaining if sometimes samey collection.

REVIEW: Father John Misty – ‘God’s Favorite Customer’ (Bella Union)

Josh Tillman’s fourth Father John Misty album ‘God’s Favorite Customer’ marks a new chapter in his career, channelling his wit and self-deprecation into his most emotionally brutal record yet.

LIVE REVIEW: Echo & The Bunnymen @ Bridgewater Hall, Manchester (28.05.2018)

Echo & The Bunnymen’s prestigious canon of indie classics took on a new lustre with an orchestrated performance at Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall.

REVIEW: Jenny Hval – ‘The Long Sleep’ EP (Sacred Bones)

Four-song EP ‘The Long Sleep’ is a curious but sadly uneven addition to Jenny Hval’s catalogue.

PREVIEW: Long Division Festival 2018

The 2018 edition of Wakefield’s Long Division Festival reaches its peak on Saturday June 2nd – here’s a sneak peek of what to expect!

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