Reviews

Men In Black

Reissued as part of the Superbit series, Barry Sonnenfeld's witty and energetic spoof fields a wonderful tearning in sassy Will Smith and sardonic Tommy Lee Jones. "Searching for a handle on the moment?" asks the latter when the rookie alien investigator is first confronted with the tentacled weirdos from outer space. Fave moment: Noisy Cricket.

Still Crazy

Nicholson brings havoc to a mental institution back in 1975. Five Oscars follow...

Isaac Hayes – Groove-A-Thon

Big Ike's disco detour, first time on CD

Utopia – Bootleg Series Vol 2—Ksan 95FM Live 79

Blasting testament to Todd Rundgren's late-'70s stage rebirth

Frank Zappa

Oddball compilations from late rock satirist's extraordinarily prolific career chosen by band-member fans

Big Brovaz – Nu Flow

Slick UK R&B/hip hop hybrid

Grant Langston – Chinese Fire Drill

Angst in straight lines from LA rocker

Kirsty McGee – Honeysuckle

Strong debut from sensitive Lancashire singer-songwriter, with Boo Hewerdine providing the backing

Henri Texier – Azur Quintet

Moody and fascinating European orchestral jazz

Stacker – Eurotechno

Mini album soundtrack to revolutionary Eurotechno video, originally released in 1989
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Pete Townshend looks back at The Who in 1967: “I don’t think I was angry”

Smashing guitars, hanging out with Small Faces and keeping Keith Moon onside

Mogwai: Album By Album

Founded in 1995 and initially a trio, Glasgow’s Mogwai made their debut with “Tuner/Lower”, a self-pressed seven-inch in thrall...

Introducing the new issue of Uncut

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Introducing the Deluxe Ultimate Music Guide to Bob Marley

In-depths reviews and archive encounters with the reggae legend
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