❉ This is an Irish folk trio made for musical adventures, writes Eoghan Lyng.
❉ Samantha Reynolds on the Bristol band’s album launch at the Tunnels, February 10 2018.
❉ Gothic post-punk, referencing Jodorowsky, True Detective, 2666 and Dave Eggers.
❉ Garage rock, powerpop, bubblegum pop, girl-group angst, gnarly R&B, proto-Americana, and a large serving of soul.
❉ A beautifully crafted album that has the confidence and grace of a band at their peak.
❉ Country-folk – just for old giffers? Jon Arnold listens without prejudice.
❉ Shout it from the rooftops –art punks the Skids have at last released a fifth album. 36 years on, they’re still angry as hell.
❉ Danish singer and artist Soho Rezanejad’s debut album weaves a fascinating cabaret.
❉ A sprawling, ambitious, dense album, packed with drama and feeling.
❉ Thor & Friends’ second album suits this time of year mightily, offering vivid snatches of pause and recognition.