Albums of the Month: February 2018

We are now two months into 2018 and things are really starting to heat up album-wise. After January gave us a little teaser to keep us waiting for more, February has come through fantastically with some great new releases. So, as usual, here are my top six releases of the last month. Coco Solid - Cokes  … Continue reading Albums of the Month: February 2018


Gig Review: Lil Uzi Vert

New Zealand hip-hop fans have been blessed with a blizzard of rappers playing down under over the last few months. Philadelphia’s Lil Uzi Vert is the latest to grace our shores, delivering a non-stop fireball of a show to a very, very enthusiastic crowd at the Logan Campbell Centre last night. He didn’t just defy gravity, it seems he’s … Continue reading Gig Review: Lil Uzi Vert

Gig Review: Alex Cameron

It has been a great twelve months for Australian singer/songwriter Alex Cameron. The Sydney-born troubadour released the critically acclaimed Forced Witness and followed it up with a world tour that has seen him play with the likes of Angel Olsen and the Killers. Last night’s stop – The Kings Arms, where he and his band delivered a set jam-packed with … Continue reading Gig Review: Alex Cameron

Album Review: Car Seat Headrest “Twin Fantasy (Face to Face)

When you hear that an artist is releasing a re-reworked version of an old album you fear the worst. Why? Well, this is generally a sign they have run out of ideas. This does not apply to Will Toledo of Car Seat Headrest, who has just released an updated version of his 2011 album Twin Fantasy. Despite being a … Continue reading Album Review: Car Seat Headrest “Twin Fantasy (Face to Face)