Posts by ben-foster

Album Review: The Offenders – X

Boasting a fruitful decade building their reputation worldwide, self-dubbed “Hooligan Reggae” band The Offenders celebrate their 10th year with their

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BoomTown 2015: The Highlights

BoomTown Fair 2015: August 13th – 16th Another year and the facades of the country’s maddest city have once again

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Live Review: Jimmy Cliff – Indigo at The O2

Despite it now being a staggering 53 years since the release of his first single, Jimmy Cliff is one of

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Album Review: Vienna Ditto – Circle

If there’s one thing that can be said for Vienna Ditto it’s that they have managed to produce a musical

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Live Review: Nick Cave – Royal Albert Hall, London – 03/05/15

It’s 7:59pm on Sunday, 3rd May, and the one minute warning has been sounded. Dozens of attendees are dashing up

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Album Review: Bill Fay – Who Is The Sender?

English singer-songwriter and pianist Bill Fay has proven to be one of the real enigmas of the decade. After releasing

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Album Review: Hard Left – We Are Hard Left

In times of increased political tension, music is often the go-to outlet for many to get their voices heard and

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Album Review: Alabama Shakes – Sound & Color

With ‘Boys & Girls’ being one of the runaway successes of 2012, Alabama Shakes’ follow-up was always going to be

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Launchbox: Abjects

With 2015 still in its infancy, the race is already on to discover the acts who are looking set to

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Album Review: Jay Gonzalez – The Bitter Suite

For many, Jay Gonzalez will be mostly recognised seamlessly meandering between keyboards and guitar as part of Athens, AL-based southern

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