The eighth album of celebrated guitarist & singer-songwriter John Mayer, Sob Rock is a cheap & uninspired record that's as flavourless as it is unoriginal.
Annie Clarke has earned herself a reputation for her remarkable musicianship, innovative & complex songwriting, and regular reinvention of her sound & stage presence in ways that often defy expectation & convention. Her sixth solo studio album as St Vincent, Daddy's Home, is yet another bold & unique work which sees her turn her talents to the styles of the 70's, and is arguably her most left-field move yet.
Scottish post-rock veterans Mogwai have experimented with elements of math rock, art rock & shoegaze throughout their long career, forging their own signature blend of dynamic, textured soundscapes. Their tenth studio album, As The Love Continues, is an exciting exhibition of cinematic, shoegaze-inspired instrumentals that's as emotive as it is energising.
Welcome to In The Groove Reviews! I'm Harry: part-time marketing assistant, full-time music geek. I live in Bristol, where I spend my free time going on long wanders, checking out new music & frequenting local cafés. From a young age, I've thoroughly enjoyed writing; in Sixth Form, I'd pass free periods writing short stories, and... Continue Reading →