Lucia – ‘Summertime’ stream


Glaswegian four-piece Lucia’s ‘Summertime’ will help you see out what’s been a glorious season in marvellously melancholic style. Lucia Fairfull reminisces about holiday romances and the carefree joys of being a teenager: ‘I only love you in the summertime and summertime’s nearly done’. Produced by Jim Abbiss (Arctic Monkeys, Adele) and mixed by Craig Silvey…

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Idles – ‘Great’ video


Idles offer scathing and darkly humorous observations (‘Islam didn’t eat your hamster, change isn’t a crime) on what the likes of Brexit and Trump have done to communities across the world in pro-immigration anthem, ‘Great’. The fourth song to be released ahead of their second album ‘Joy as an Act of Resistance’ (out 31 August),…

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Uncle Luc – ‘Forever a Fan’


Uncle Luc releases a new double A-side single (which you can order – complete with an enamel badge and guitar pick – here) of ‘Sticking to the Rules’ favourite ‘Bones of the Days’ and new song ‘Forever a Fan’. Written just a few weeks ago, ‘Forever a Fan’ is a nostalgia-fuelled piece of bedroom pop…

Tomberlin ‘At Weddings’ album review


Released on 10 August via the ever-reliable Saddle Creek Records, Sarah-Beth Tomberlin’s debut album ‘At Weddings’ is one you’ll want to hold dear. It’s a transcendant and poignant record about learning to love oneself, even when everything seems to be caving in on you. The gentle folk of ‘Any Other Way’ opens the record with…