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Beachwood Sparks 'The Tarnished Gold'

Music reviews
Updated: 6 Sep 2012

Chris Gunst and gang never quite veer from their warm sounds and meandering pace.

Best Coast 'The only place'

Music reviews
Updated: 25 Aug 2012

The frontwoman packs a warm Jenny Lewis-type vocal in her songs about dashed hopes.

Azmyl Yunor & The Sigarettes 'Wilayah'

Music reviews
Updated: 25 Aug 2012

A large portion of tracks from ‘Wilayah’ sounds like a sonic trip down the ’90s pop rock catalogue.

OJ Law 'Yesterday is a Distant Dream'

Music reviews
Updated: 29 Jun 2012

Thoroughly steeped in the sun-drenched spirit of 1960s California.

The Shins 'Port of Morrow'

Music reviews
Updated: 29 Jun 2012

The lush album sets a course for the still, turquoise waters of early ’80s AM radio.

Chairlift 'Something'

Music reviews
Updated: 29 Jun 2012

Most of the tunes luxuriate in vintage-synth textures in a way radio hits tend not to.

The Ting Tings 'Sounds from Nowheresville'

Music reviews
Updated: 29 Jun 2012

Did the pair make up for lost time on their sophomore effort?

Lana Del Rey 'Born to Die'

Music reviews
Updated: 15 May 2012

Her debut definitely needs a re-edit, but she’s still a promising prospect.

Festival mania: Penang Jazz Festival

Music reviews
Updated: 8 May 2012

Spread over four days, it combines mainstage performances with a plethora of wrap-around events.

The Black Keys 'El Camino'

Music reviews
Updated: 20 Apr 2012

They can’t resist turning something tender into a brutal and brilliant maelstrom of hard-hitting..