A gripping and unflinching exploration of the mental and emotional cost of war
A strong start gives way to an overwrought and muddled narrative
A breathless, exhilarating and heart-breaking piece of theatre
Virginian leaves the Voodoo Rooms swooning
Ireland’s new heroes aren’t pissing around
Moments of free-spirited beauty on latest solo effort
Technical Texans thrill but leave you wanting less
A rag-bag of different musical textures from ex-Talk Talk man
Brooklyn band wheel out Some Loud Thunder for its 10th anniversary
Rebel yell turns into rebel hell for ex-Verve frontman
New album entertains and eggcites at The Bongo Club
Far from vintage Vile that should’ve remained firmly corked
Memphis singer fills St Luke’s with songs of self-belief and heartbreak
Bristol trio featuring Portishead’s Geoff Barrow back with rich, doomy third album
Sexagenarian soul star slays the Speakeasy at the Voodoo Rooms
Belgian trio wear their 90s influences too obviously on debut album
Choco-block rocking beats as Edinburgh trio make a break for the light.
The startling return of The Breeders is the real Deal.
Four piece return to Edinburgh to show that nice certainly doesn’t mean dull.