Julie Doiron – Goodnight Nobody

Sadcore from Canadian indie stalwart

Ravaged Beauty

Polly Harvey and Nick Cave help create her most potent album since Broken English

The Soundtrack Of Our Lives – Origin (Phase 1)

Swedish psych-rockers return

The Knife – Deep Cuts

Swedish siblings jangle nerves with classy Euro-pop

R.L. Burnside – A Bothered Mind

Mississippi bluesman remixed for the hip hop generation

Ken Stringfellow – Soft Commands

Third solo LP from Posies co-founder

2Pac – 2Pac Live

Bootleg-quality live recordings from '96

The Beautiful South – Golddiggas, Headnodders & Pholk Songs

S Club, Lush and others get droll Humberside makeover

Crude Awakening

Elvis has flattened the building...

Elvis Costello With The London Symphony Orchestra – Il Sogno

Rock purists derided Costello when he first flirted with classical forms 11 years ago, but his Brodsky Quartet collaboration The Juliet Letters still sounds like a bold career swerve. It could even be considered a punk statement in its bare-faced arrogance (stop sniggering at the back). Countless eclectic excursions later, Costello returned to Shakespeare in 2000 when an Italian dance troupe commissioned him to score a ballet based on A Midsummer Night's Dream.

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