Online Music Editor Stephen Ong reviews 18 hours of Radiohead demos.
Online Music Editor Stephen Ong reviews Better Oblivion Community Centre’s live show.
Online Music Editor Stephen Ong reviews Vampire Weekend’s comeback album.
Cage The Elephant have evolved immensely across their discography, retaining a hint of blues throughout their forays into punk, garage rock, and noise rock. Social Cues marks the longest wait between albums yet (not counting the acoustic Unpeeled), coming after the setback that was their last album; the band had found an identifiable sound on […]
In anticipation of their upcoming album Father of the Bride, Vampire Weekend played ‘Three Little London Shows’, and my friend and I were two of 800 lucky people who waited in London’s Islington Assembly Hall to see one of indie music’s most influential bands. Glorified rehearsals they may have been, but they gave the opportunity […]
“Rock and roll is dead, God bless The 1975,” flash the LED screens as the band finish playing ‘Sex’, the final song of the night. Only bands of the biggest ego could make such a claim, and it is frontman Matty Healy’s flamboyant, ineffable charisma that allows them to own the statement. God knows why […]