Sheer Smart Attack

Over a decade of witty, cinematic pop from Manchester's Becker & Fagen

Getting Off Their Cloud

The second of three volumes of vintage Stones singles and B-sides

The Runaways – Flaming Schoolgirls

Latest reissue from original riot grrrls

James Chance – Sax Education

The punk-jazz leviathan's 'hits' compiled and annotated by the man himself, with bonus live CD

Judy Collins – The Essential Judy Collins

Ill-chosen selection that ignores her best work

Die Haut And Nick Cave – Burnin’ The Ice

First compact disc release for Cave's 1983 Berlin collaboration, plus Die Haut DVD

This Month In Americana

New York's prolific eccentric vents anti-Bush spleen

Goth Only Knows

Their 13th studio album is a stunning rebirth from one of Britain's most popular and enduring bands

The Earlies – Slow Man’s Dream

Two Texans plus two Mancunians equals the best debut album of 2004

Marah – 20,000 Streets Under The Sky

Welcome return to form from Philadelphian roots rockers

Editor's Picks

Fleet Foxes – Shore

Robin Pecknold's tide-like ruminations on ageing, loss and uncertain times

PJ Harvey: “She’s an auteur… she knows what she wants”

The making of To Bring You My Love explored in the new issue of Uncut

The 10th Uncut New Music Playlist Of 2020

William Tyler, New Order, Todd Rundgren, Gwenifer Raymond and much more

Introducing the Ultimate Music Guide to the Grateful Dead

Meeting your heroes can be disappointing. As you’ll read in our new Ultimate Music Guide, when Melody Maker’s Steve...