Lewis Wade

17 articles

Sweet Baboo

The Wreckage

A welcome return for the off-kilter singer-songwriter, full of low-key charms and wistful, meandering tales

26 January 2023

Lucy Dacus

With heart-on-the-sleeve lyricism and confident, slick arrangements, Lucy Dacus shows why she's worth the hype

27 August 2022

Ezra Furman

All Of Us Flames

Ezra Furman continues to omnivorously devour different styles, regurgitating each one through a prism that could only be her

26 August 2022

Kae Tempest

Kae Tempest is passionate, funny, heartwarming and eminently relatable - a true poet for our times

22 August 2022

Arab Strap

Cult duo seamlessly blend the old with the new, proving that boozy existentialism and withering bile will never go out of style

22 August 2022

Sons of Kemet

The acclaimed London group are at their formidable, party-starting best at what could be their final UK show

16 August 2022

Ben Shemie

Desiderata

Suuns frontman continues to use his solo excursions to push his experimental tendencies, but the heart of a songwriter is never far from the surface

17 July 2022

Mavis Staples

The legendary vocalist still has the power to enchant in her eighth decade on the stage

16 June 2022

The Charlatans

A career-spanning celebration from The Charlatans is a reminder of what a vital band they are

28 May 2022