Tag: 'soul'

RRP Recommends Meilyr Jones – How To Recognise A Work Of Art How To Recognise A Work Of Art, the new single from the former Race Horses frontman Meilyr Jones, is no less of a thrill than his stellar recent live performances supporting Richard Hawley. >>
Reviews Leon Bridges – Coming Home A retro throwback to the 1960s with a Sam Cooke voice, the 25-year-old Bridges brings old-style soul to the modern world on his debut album Coming Home. >>
RRP Recommends New Music Round-up #19 New music round-up #19 brings you six more sweet new sounds from Joni Fatora, Life is Better Blonde, Lilith Ai, Hannah in the Wars, Vuurwerk, and Young Empires, >>
New music Active Child – 1999 The first fruit of an album written almost entirely on harp and piano, 1999 is a track nostalgic for past love, and affectingly beautiful with it. It probably won't be the only soulful piano-led lament and gorgeous falsetto you hear this year, but it will undoubtedly be one of the best. >>
Tracks Shura – Touch Listening to BBC 6 Music's most blogged artists of the last six months show last night only confirmed what I already suspected: I am not all that interested in writing about what everyone else is already covering. >>
Reviews Woman’s Hour – Conversations The d├ębut album from Woman's Hour is a beautifully poised work: eleven easy-going pieces that belie the emotional turmoil documented within. While Conversations never goes all out to surprise, it is full of subtle but arresting moments. >>
New music Woman’s Hour – Conversations Share As already well documented around these parts, anticipation at Record Rewind Play HQ is high, and only increasing as the release date approaches for Conversations, the debut album by … >>
Reviews Tindersticks – Can Our Love… Share The first three Tindersticks albums comprised 21, 16 and 15 tracks respectively; the next two were made up of just nine songs and eight songs. What can we conclude … >>
Reviews Tindersticks – Simple Pleasure Share After three albums of increasingly easy on the ear orchestral vignettes, Tindersticks decided to shake it up a bit for fourth album Simple Pleasure. The strings are still very … >>
Tracks Belle & Sebastian – There’s Too Much Love Share He can deny it all he wants here, but you know deep down that Stuart Murdoch really does want to dance all night like he's a soul boy. Why … >>
Daily Music Minnie Riperton – Les Fleur Les Fleur or Les Fleurs? Either way, it must surely be impossible to be uncheered by a spring classic sung, as you do, from the perspective of a flower. >>