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Roosevelt – Polydans

Polydans demonstrates Roosevelt’s qualities as a producer but struggles to let him move forward as an artist.
Rhona Stevens discusses her debut single Melanin

Introducing… Rhona Stevens

Glaswegian newcomer Rhona Stevens talks her debut single ‘Melanin’, the pandemic and advise for indie artists.
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Maxïmo Park – Nature Always Wins

Nature Always Wins is a retrospect on what Maxïmo Park have always done so well: Creating some of the best indie rock the scene has…

Tash Sultana – Terra Firma

Tash Sultana’s new album Terra Firma is a strong and self-proving sophomore record, and well worth the listen.

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New album releases this month

Feb 5Black Country, New RoadFor the first time
Feb 5Colin MacleodHold Fast
Feb 5Foo FightersMedicine at Midnight
Feb 5Kid KapichiThis Time Next Year
Feb 5Peace ChordPeace Chord
Feb 5Sarah Mary ChadwickMe and Ennui Are Friends, Baby
Feb 5slowthaiTyron
Feb 5Sun JuneSomewhere
Feb 5TV PriestUppers
Feb 5The Hold SteadyOpen Door Policy
Feb 5The StavesGood Women
Feb 12A.A.WilliamsSongs From Isolation
Feb 12Django DjangoGlowing in the Dark
Feb 12Julia StoneSixty Summers
Feb 12Luna ShadowsDigital Pacific
Feb 12Pale WavesWho Am I?
Feb 12PentatonixThe Lucky Ones
Feb 12Run River NorthCreatures In Your Head
Feb 12Teenage WristEarth Is A Black Hole
Feb 12Virginia Wingprivate LIFE
Feb 15Isabella JamesIsabella James
Feb 19Edie Brickell & New BohemiansHunter and the Dog Star
Feb 19Katy KirbyCool Dry Place
Feb 19MogwaiAs The Love Continues
Feb 19Nothing,Nowhere.Trauma Factory
Feb 19Sam Coffey & The Iron LungsReal One
Feb 19Tash SultanaTerra Firma
Feb 19The Wedding PresentLocked Down And Stripped Back
Feb 19Wild PinkA Billion Little Lights
Feb 26ArchitectsFor Those That Wish To Exist
Feb 26Maximo ParkNature Always Wins
Feb 26RooseveltPolydans
Feb 26BalthazarSand
Feb 26Cloud NothingsThe Shadow I Remember
Feb 26Elijah WolfBrighter Lighting
Feb 26Flyying ColoursFantasy Country
Feb 26GlittererLife Is Not A Lesson
Feb 26Julien BakerLittle Oblivions
Feb 26King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardL.W.
Feb 26Lost HorizonsIn Quiet Moments
Feb 26Lucy SpragganChoices
Feb 26Mouse on MarsAAI
Feb 26NightshiftZöe
Feb 26Elijah WolfBrighter Lighting
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