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Apologies for the delay in posting this; events at the end of last week held things up somewhat. I appreciate it looks odd putting a list together without any sign of Prince, but all my albums are at home on vinyl and, as we’ve all found out over these sad and weird last few days, the internet is strikingly empty of his music.

Some things to be getting on with here, anyhow, and a swift reminder that our new issue of Uncut is out more or less now; it’s the one with Blondie on the cover. More soon…

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1 Dave Heumann – Cloud Hands (2020/Bandcamp)

2 Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real – Something Real (Royal Potato Family)

3 Brigid Mae Power – Brigid Mae Power (Tompkins Square)

4 Bat For Lashes – The Bride (Parlophone)


5 Bert Jansch – From The Outside (Fire)

6 Olivia Wyatt + Bitchin Bajas – Sailing A Sinking Sea (Drag City)

7 Jackie Lynn – Jackie Lynn (Thrill Jockey)

8 Quasi – Featuring “Birds” (Domino)

9 Robert Ellis – Robert Ellis (New West)

10 Shakey Graves – And The War Came (Dualtone)

11 Steve Gunn – Eyes On The Lines (Matador)

12 My Morning Jacket – It Still Moves: Deluxe Reissue (ATO Records)

13 The Impressions – The Best Of The Impressions: The Curtom Years (Varese Vintage)

14 William Bell – This Is Where I Live (Decca)

15 Gunn-Truscinski Duo – March 26, 2016 Three Lobed Sweet Sixteen Spectacular, King’s (Raleigh, NC) (

16 Alèmu Aga ‎– Éthiopiques 11: The Harp Of King David (Buda Musique)

17 Beyonce – Lemonade (Parkwood)


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