Tony Clayton-Lea

Tony Clayton-Lea

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SOUL Aretha Franklin: The Atlantic Singles 1967-1970 (Atlantic) And so it begins. This new colle...

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POP/ROCK The Kooks: Let’s Go Sunshine (Lonely Cat/AWAL Recordings) Some bands are of the ‘al...

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SINGER/SONGWRITER Gilbert O’Sullivan: Gilbert O’Sullivan (BMG) What a conundrum Gilbert O’...

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POST-PUNK Interpol: Marauder (Matador Records) Everyone grows up to discover that the things the...

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ROCK/PSYCH The Coral: Move Through The Dawn (Ignition Records) Almost 25 years of The Coral hard...

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POP Florence + The Machine: High As Hope (Republic/Virgin) Although highly regarded for her forc...

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INDIE Father John Misty : God’s Favourite Customer (Bella Union) Even casual fans of Father Jo...

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SYNTH-POP Chvrches: Love Is Dead (Virgin/Glassnote) Scottish synth-pop act Chvrches have taken a...

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INDIE Hedge Schools: Magnificent Birds (HedgeSchools Records) This third album from Hedge School...

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POP Anne-Marie: Speak Your Mind (Major Toms/Asylum) Previously a child performer in various West...

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SINGER-SONGWRITER John Prine: The Tree Of Forgiveness (Oh Boy) Widely regarded as the songwriter...

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POP/COUNTRY Kylie Minogue Golden (BMG) She celebrates her 50th birthday next month, but since sh...

Perpetual motion

Perpetual motion

Faves of the Irish festival circuit for the best part of a decade, Dublin electropop outfit Le Galaxie have now added vocalist MayKay Geraghty to their line-up as part of their continuing evolution

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Albums of the week

FOLK The Spook of the Thirteenth Lock: Lockout (Transduction Records) The fact that indie folkst...