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Album: And So I Watch You From Afar – The Endless Shimmering

And So I Watch You From Afar do what they do best

Justin Vernon sings Skinny Love

An Ode to Bon Iver: 22, A Million

I left my heart in Blackpool Opera House

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Review: Marilyn Manson – Heaven Upside Down

The godfather of goth-metal returns with a soundtrack “to fight and to f*** to”

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Review: TWIABP – Always Foreign

Ciaran McLaughlin discusses how the new album re-treads familiar ground and fails to try anything new or different

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Review: Horrors Album is “V” Good

V is an ambitious, adventurous, and positive new album from The Horrors, whose partnership with producer Paul Epworth is proving to be a formidable one

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Review: Flyte – The Loved Ones

Their long-awaited LP breathes the confidence of a promising group

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Record Reappraisal: Indigo Girls – Swamp Ophelia

Elizabeth Gibson looks beyond the hype to the quiet beauty of Indigo Girls’ fifth album

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PVRIS Album Review: AWKOHAWNOH

PVRIS have matured their sound

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Album: (Sandy) Alex G – Rocket

Alex Giannascoli’s latest offering blends bare-bones alt-country with heady electronica – Rocket is a puzzling, yet consuming record, writes Harry Sherrin

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Album: Mac DeMarco — This Old Dog

Mac DeMarco finally grows up, delivering a low-key album full of his most introspective and accomplished songwriting to date

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Album: Diet Cig — Swear I’m Good At This

Personal and political blur together in an infectiously energetic debut album that appropriately develops the pop-punk duo’s sound, writes Joe Casson

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Album: Future Islands — The Far Field

Future Islands fifth album follows their 2014 breakthrough with a somewhat uneven album that both surpasses and falls short of its predecessor, writes Cassie Hyde