Music

REVIEW: Aleem @ O2 Academy Islington, 28/02/18

**** It is never easy for an up-and-coming artist to headline a show, showcasing tracks from their upcoming album, and keep the attention of the crowd throughout. That was the […]

Album Review: Rejjie Snow’s Dear Annie

“Rejjie Snow is on Familiar Ground, but with an Experimental Twist.” ★★★ If you’re a fan of Rejjie Snow, and therefore love his mellow beats and smooth lyrical flows; well, […]

HAIM Forever

With the exciting news that Haim are going on a headline tour around the UK later this year, I thought it was now an appropriate time to blurt out (or […]

In Conversation with: Aleem

Days before the release of the single Stranger Things, we spoke to up-and-coming singer-songwriter Aleem about songwriting, social media, and what we should expect from his debut UK tour. So, […]

Breaking Down the Grammys

Album of the year, and record of the year were won by Bruno Mars’ 24K Magic. Mars also picked up song of the year with ‘That’s What I Like’. Best […]

In Conversation with: Von Marlon

After a stint in Germany, the Peckham-based Von Marlon embarks on his first self-produced EP, Closure, an intimate record saturated with gritty underground of Berlin techno. CUB caught up with […]

In Conversation with: Nick Kingswell (KIEL)

It has been four years since the release of Nick Kingswell’s debut album ‘Over Easy’ and the Australian singer songwriter has since taken the opportunity to develop his sound and […]

NEW ARTIST TO WATCH 2018: REX ORANGE COUNTY

The first instalment in our trilogy of articles concerning artists to watch in 2018. Warning – the following paragraph contains sarcasm. For the music critic, the most wonderful time of […]

ALBUM REVIEW: JONNY GREENWOOD’S ‘PHANTOM THREAD’

★★★★★ “It oozes spellbinding beauty.” Jonny Greenwood’s soundtrack to Phantom Thread marks his fourth collaboration with the director Paul Thomas Anderson. And what a pair these two make. Both are […]