Akinetic is Chicago singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Erik Halls’ third offering and most complete piece of work to date. That may not come as too much of a surprise having brought in producer/engineer Brian Deck (Modest Mouse/Iron and Wine) to produce and co-record the album.Read More
First up, this record is going to be in some folks top albums of 2018, so writing only a fairly okay review is definitely going to annoy some of those people. That’s not to say that Microshift, the third record from Manchester five-piece Hookworms, is a bad album. It’s just a frustrating one.Read More
It’s a catch-22 really, when there’s a chance to review an album by a band whose influences are all of your favourite bands. On the one hand you wonder, “will they be as good as all of my favourite bands?” But on the other you worry, “what if they really, really aren’t?”Read More
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