The Student Playlist

Showcasing the Best New Music, Curating the Classics

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REVIEW: Run The Jewels – ‘Run The Jewels 3’ (Run The Jewels, Inc.)

El-P and Killer Mike return with their most politically-charged album to date.

REVIEW: Metallica – ‘Hardwired…To Self-Destruct ‘ (Blackened)

This is a Metallica album not dominated by the blood-pumping riffs or by Kirk Hammett’s shredding solos but by the ingenuity of the stories

REVIEW: Thee Oh Sees – ‘An Odd Entrances’ (Castle Face Records)

‘An Odd Entrances’ reveals a more gradual demeanour than its preceding partner, however, its capacity to build enormous sonic pressure remains painstakingly present.

REVIEW: D.D Dumbo – ‘Utopia Defeated’ (4AD)

Recorded in London, ‘Utopia Defeated’ is a well-travelled record that borrows from many palettes to paint a splendid picture.

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