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The Amazons Album Review: Rock’s Breath of Fresh Air

The Amazons, indie rock group from Reading (consisting of front man Matt Thompson, guitarist Chris Alderton, bassist Elliot Briggs and drummer Joe Emmett) have released their debut album three years after their initial formation in 2014 and their debut release has all the qualities that a top indie album ought to have.

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Album Review: Orange Juice – ‘Rip It Up’

★★★★  Orange Juice was a Scottish post-punk, new wave band, first formed in Glasgow, Scotland. ‘Rip It Up‘ is the second studio album by the band, and it was first released in November 1982. This album features the self-titled song, which was the first and

Album Review: The Strokes – ‘Angles’

★★★★  As the fourth studio album to be released by American indie band, it is the first since their previous release ‘First Impressions of Earth’ in 2006. Being the longest wait fans have had in between albums, it was totally worth the wait. No doubt

Album Review: Paramore – ‘Brand New Eyes’

★★★★  Paramore, Tennessee based pop punk band, released their album ‘Brand New Eyes’ in 2009, and it was not without great success. Of course, Paramore was already used to success, as their 2007 release ‘Riot!’ got them to where they are today and it is

Album Review: Coldplay – ‘Mylo Xyloto’

★★★★   Coldplay are a Grammy award winning British indie band, forming in University College London by lead guitarist Jonny Buckland and frontman Chris Martin in 1996. The band introduced themselves to the world with the release of their debut album ‘Parachutes’ (2000). It was in