Ian Maleney puts Land Lovers' second (but first as a fully-formed band) album Confidants through its paces.
"Like a box in the bollox followed by a fall down the stairs" - Dara Higgins gets roughed up by LaFaro's Easy Meat.
Smalltown America mark their first 10 years with Public Service Broadcast #10, their 10th compilation CD.
Recently departed Bloc Party frontman Kele Okereke's The Hunter EP turns out to be less than the sum of its parts.
Dara Higgins is pleasantly surprised by the "fully formed, fully realised" The Company Of Friends from Water Cycle.
"It's a band record, made by people who not only know how to be in a band but really fucking want to be." Ian Maleney on Wild Flag's debut album.
Watchingcattle takes a break from the movies to check out Crazy Clown Time, the debut album from "the worlds most renowned lunatic maverick film maker" David Lynch.
"Relentless, like a kidnapping should be..." Dara Higgins on the new split LP from Drainland & Trenches.
"...a new way to engage with sound somewhere in between the intellectual bent of music concréte, the straight up wash of ambient soundscapes and the subversive elements of early electronica artists" - Ian Maleney on Replica, the latest album from Daniel Lopatin's Oneohtrix Point Never.