All posts tagged album

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 […]

‘I can see your underwear from down here’: Live Review of Royal Republic @ KOKO, 01/12/17

Bring forth the crown, “the Royal” is in town! On Friday, the 1st of December 2017 at KOKO in Camden, Royal Republic did their line justice: The band brought magnificently […]

The BIG Review: The Black Cat Cabaret.

Naughty. Dark. Funny. These are the three ingredients which make The Black Cat Cabaret a show to remember. When you think of the word ‘cat’, you might think of the […]

CCFX EP REVIEW

A blend of bands CC Dust and Trans FX, Olympia-based outfit CCFX have released their debut self-titled EP (prizes for anyone that can guess where that name came from). Taking […]

The War On Drugs @ Alexandra Palace, London – 14/11/17

Adam Granduciel & co a.k.a The War on Drugs bring their bold, sprawling psych-Americana sound to London’s grand Alexandra Palace. After the immense rapture received for their third album, Lost […]

REVIEW: Friends of Friends – ‘Picture House – EP’

Leeds-based indie band Friends of Friends started out as the bedroom project of singer and guitarist Robbie Tooth. With help from guitarist Dominic Marshall and drummer Tom McAndrew, the band […]