Guest Lists: Marissa Nadler’s 5 musical highlights of 2015 Dec20

Guest Lists: Marissa Nadler’s 5 musical highlights of 2015...

Thrilled that one of my favourite singers, Marissa Nadler took the time out to share some of her musical highlights of the last 12 months.

Guest Lists: Torsten Kinsella’s 10 Best albums 2015 Dec12

Guest Lists: Torsten Kinsella’s 10 Best albums 2015...

Since forming God Is An Astronaut in 2002, Torsten Kinsella and his brother Niels have been the creative force behind one of Ireland’s most consistently brilliant and innovative bands. They are regarded as one of the most influential outfits in the Post Rock genre, and have a loyal and sizable fan-base across Europe. Their recently released eight album Helios Erebus is another fine addition to an impressive catalogue of recordings, incorporating all the elements that make them special.

In the first of a series of guest contributions reflecting on the best music of 2015, Torsten provides us with his ten favourite albums of the last 12 months.

No More Crying On The Stairs – A Love Affair With The Blue Nile Jun12

No More Crying On The Stairs – A Love Affair With The Blue Nile...

Pat Barrett of Hedge Schools writes beautifully about a life long love affair with the music of The Blue Nile.

Rewind: The Smiths Revisited Jul15

Rewind: The Smiths Revisited

Were eighties Manchester legends The Smiths the most important British band of the last 30 years?

London Grammar – If You Wait...

London Grammar debut ‘If You Stay’ is slick, well produced but ultimately light on memorable songs.