SINGLE REVIEW: Jenny Lee – He Fresh

Originally posted on Noise Cannon (final post): http://noisecannon.com/2016/01/15/noise-of-the-week-farewell/ Jenny Lee? Ultra babe from Warpaint? Solo stuff? Uhhh, YES PLEASE!. Debut album Right On offers that funky, albeit sultry tone that Warpaint fans will love and enjoy, while honing in on the bassist’s individual creativity and concepts. ‘He Fresh’ steers more towards the sultry side. It’s … Continue reading SINGLE REVIEW: Jenny Lee – He Fresh

SINGLE REVIEW: Mystery Jets – Telomere

Originally posted on Noise Cannon: http://noisecannon.com/2015/12/20/noise-of-the-week-141215/ They’re back, they’re ruddy back, and what better place for these indie sweethearts to do an intimate show than NME’s Best Small Venue, Ramsgate Music Hall? It wasn’t until I watched an interview of these guys prior to the show that I heard a glimmer of this track and … Continue reading SINGLE REVIEW: Mystery Jets – Telomere

ALBUM REVIEW: Jamie xx – In Colour

Originally posted on Noise Cannon: http://noisecannon.com/2015/12/15/noise-of-the-year-2015/ With a subdued personality comes a powerful album and this is one that’s all about the music; every little bit, whether it’s original or a blend of samples, matters. Opening with ‘Gosh’, this album hits you with a repetitive beat and you’re not sure where it’s taking you. It … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Jamie xx – In Colour

SINGLE REVIEW: Tame Impala – The Less I Know The Better

Originally posted on Noise Cannon: http://noisecannon.com/2015/12/13/noise-of-the-week-071215/ For now, let’s forget about the video and talk about the song itself. It’s a perfect blend of slick grooves from the well defined guitar, and a psychedelic haze from the lead vocals of frontman Kevin Parker. Add to that the shimmering essence of 80s tones, and this track … Continue reading SINGLE REVIEW: Tame Impala – The Less I Know The Better

SINGLE REVIEW: Disclosure ft. Lorde – Magnets (Jon Hopkins remix)

Originally posted on Noise Cannon: http://noisecannon.com/2015/12/06/noise-of-the-week-301115/ Having claimed that he likes to make music that takes the listener into another world, Jon Hopkins certainly doesn’t disappoint. His recent remix of Disclosure’s ‘Magnets’ surges with an electronic melody that makes use of every element. Every little bit counts as the track lifts you off your feet, … Continue reading SINGLE REVIEW: Disclosure ft. Lorde – Magnets (Jon Hopkins remix)

SINGLE REVIEW: Wolf Alice – Freazy

Originally posted on Noise Cannon: http://noisecannon.com/2015/11/29/noise-of-the-week-231115/ Wolf Alice may not have nabbed that Mercury Prize but they’re sure as hell stil having fun. Latest single ‘Freazy’ has always been the fun, easy going part of My Love is Cool and now with the release of its colourful video there’s a kind of out of body … Continue reading SINGLE REVIEW: Wolf Alice – Freazy

ALBUM REVIEW: Fish Tank – Jane EP

Originally posted on Noise Cannon: http://noisecannon.com/2015/11/24/fish-tank-jane-ep/ It’s time to talk about Jane, the new EP by Kent bred trio Fish Tank. Get ready to buy a new pair of shoes as these toe-tapping beats will burn a hole right through the ones you’re wearing currently. Opening with the thrashy leanings  of ‘Barbarella’, Fish Tank set … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Fish Tank – Jane EP

SINGLE REVIEW: Grimes – Flesh Without Blood/Life in the Vivid Dream

Originally posted on Noise Cannon: http://noisecannon.com/2015/11/01/noise-of-the-week-261015/ After keeping us in suspense for months since the cryptic release of ‘REALiti’, Claire Boucher, aka Grimes, has finally announced that her new album Art Angels will be released November 6th, along with a new video – ‘Flesh Without Blood/Life in the Vivid Dream’. The pop princess energy might … Continue reading SINGLE REVIEW: Grimes – Flesh Without Blood/Life in the Vivid Dream