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Shamir Heterosexuality review

Shamir : Heterosexuality

A richly arranged pop album that seeks a deeper interior understanding

Neil Hannon interview

The Charmed Offensive: A Conversation With Neil Hannon of The Divine Comedy

We chat with Hannon ahead of The Divine Comedy’s upcoming career retrospective.

The Weeknd Dawn FM review

The Weeknd : Dawn FM

Abel Tesfaye’s most ambitious work plays like a radio station in purgatory.

Ronnie Spector

R.I.P. Ronnie Spector, leader of the Ronettes

The legendary voice behind “Be My Baby” has died at 78.

Bronski Beat

R.I.P. Bronski Beat co-founder Steve Bronski

The synth-pop artist has died at 61.

Wet Letter Blue review

Wet : Letter Blue

A warm and comforting set of autumnal pop.

ABBA return with first new album in 40 years

New album out in November, plus a hologram livestream in spring 2022.

spellling tour dates

Spellling announces tour dates

California and New York shows lined up in support of ‘The Turning Wheel’.

circuit des yeux io review

Spellling – The Turning Wheel

Tia Cabral’s third album is a lush and cinematic new frontier.

Spellling interview

Spellling seizes the moment

We chat with Tia Cabral about the cosmic wheel, life as a working artist, and being patient with yourself.

Chvrches robert smith

Watch Chvrches’ new video for “How Not to Drown” featuring The Cure’s Robert Smith

See the new clip for the first video from ‘Screen Violence’.

Vakoum Linchpin album stream

Stream the dreamy, shapeshifting new album from Vákoum, Linchpin

The electronic duo release their debut album on Friday.

Mary Wilson Supremes

R.I.P. Mary Wilson of The Supremes

The Motown legend has died at 76.

fanclubwallet you have got to be kidding me review

Arlo Parks : Collapsed in Sunbeams

The 20-year-old singer/songwriter’s debut shows talent and promise of greatness to come.

Ghost Funk Orchestra An Ode to Escapism review

Ghost Funk Orchestra : An Ode to Escapism

The cinematic soul combo deliver their most stylish suite yet.

Fiona Apple new album announced

Watch Fiona Apple perform songs from Fetch the Bolt Cutters live for the first time

Hear three songs from Apple’s new album from the New Yorker Festival.

Roisin Murphy Roisin Machine review

Róisín Murphy : Róisín Machine

Murphy’s most focused and assured LP to date arrives when discos the world over remain closed.