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Most Recent Re:View's

Blue Nile: Peace At Last
In our 'Re: View' section, in which our writers look back at albums from the past, Jon Rogers examines the Blue Nile's 1996 third album 'Peace At Last', which has just been re-released in a deluxe version with an extra CD
Francoise Hardy: Message Personnel
In our 'Re:View' section, in which we look back at albums from the past, Tommy Gunnarsson reflects on Francoise Hardy's 1974 album 'Message Personnel', which has been re-released in a fortieth anniversary edition
Beachwood Sparks: Desert Skies
Malcolm Carter examines 60's-influenced country/psychedelic band Beachwood Sparks long lost album 'Desert Skies', which recorded in 1997, has only been released now
Max Richter: Memoryhouse
In our 'Re:View' section, in which we look back at albums from the past, Maarten Schiethart reflects on British composer Max Richter's extraordinary 2002 debut 'Memoryhouse', which has just been reissued
Bill Nelson: Getting the Holy Ghost Across
In our Re: view section, in our writers look back at albums from the past, Dave Goodwin examines Bill Nelson's 1986 album 'Getting the Holy Ghost Across' which has recently been repackaged in a new edition
Ghost Dance: Stop the World
Anthony Strutt reflects on Gothic super group Ghost Dance's only studio album 'Stop the World', which has recently been re-released in a double CD edition
Velvet Underground and Nico: The Velvet Underground and Nico
In our 'Re View' series, in which writers look back at albums from the past, we are revisiting after Lou Reed's death in October a column from last year from Dominic Simpson on the Velvet Underground's classic 1967 debut album with Nico
Tears for Fears: The Hurting
Tommy Gunnarsson examines synth duo Tears Tor Fears' debut album 'The Hurting', which has just been released in a new thirtieth anniversary edition that consists of three CDs and also a DVD
Godfathers: The Godfathers
John Clarkson examines South London-formed alternative rock band the Godfathers' eponymous and rarely heard 1993 album, which is about to be re-released for its twentieth anniversary in a double CD edition
Fairport Convention: Rising for the Moon
In our 'Re:View' series, in which our writers look back on classic albums from the past, Andy Cassidy examines Fairport Convention's 1975 album 'Racing to the Moon', which was the last of their albums to feature Sandy Denny and which has just been released in a new double CD edition
Microdisney: The Clock Comes Down the Stairs
Paul Waller examines Irish post-punks Microdisney's 1987 album 'The Clock Comes Down the Stairs' which, along with its 1984 predecessor 'Love Your Enemies', has recently been reissued
Bill Nelson’s Orchestra Arcana: Iconography
Dave Goodwin examines former Be Bp Deluxe guitarist and experimental musician Bill Nelson's 1986 album 'Iconography', which has just been re-released
Mountain Goats: All Hail West Texas
In our Re:View section, in which our writers look back on albums from the past, Dan Cressey examines lo-fi act Mountain Goats' 2002 album 'All Hail West Texas', which has recently been reissued
Dead Meadow: Dead Meadow
Richard Lewis reflects on much acclaimed Washington DC psychedelic/stoner rockers Dead Meadow's 2000 eponymous debut album, which has just been reissued
Dickey Betts Band: Pattern Disruptive
Carl Bookstein examines American southern rock legend and Allman Brothers Band guitarist and songwriter Dickey Betts' group the Dickey Betts Band's recently re-released 1988 only album, 'Pattern Disruptive'

Full ListPublished
Blue Nile: Peace At Last 03/04/2014
Francoise Hardy: Message Personnel 23/02/2014
Beachwood Sparks: Desert Skies 23/02/2014
Max Richter: Memoryhouse 15/01/2014
Bill Nelson: Getting the Holy Ghost Across 14/12/2013
Ghost Dance: Stop the World 14/12/2013
Velvet Underground and Nico: The Velvet Underground and Nico 05/11/2013
Tears for Fears: The Hurting 05/11/2013
Godfathers: The Godfathers 03/10/2013
Fairport Convention: Rising for the Moon 31/08/2013
Microdisney: The Clock Comes Down the Stairs 31/08/2013
Bill Nelson’s Orchestra Arcana: Iconography 31/07/2013
Mountain Goats: All Hail West Texas 31/07/2013
Dead Meadow: Dead Meadow 30/06/2013
Dickey Betts Band: Pattern Disruptive 30/06/2013
Primitives: Lovely 30/06/2013
Teardrop Explodes: Wilder 25/05/2013
Armoury Show: Waiting for the Floods 28/04/2013
Fuzzbox: Big Bang! 28/04/2013
Peter Buck: Peter Buck 28/04/2013
Shuggie Otis: Inspiration Information/Wings of Love 24/03/2013
Sinead O'Connor: Sean-Nos Nua 24/03/2013
Garbage and The Flowers: Eyes Rind As If Beggars 24/03/2013
Jethro Tull: Nothing is Easy: Live at the Isle of Wight 1970 23/02/2013
Who: Live at the Isle of Wight Festival 1970 23/02/2013
Marianne Faithfull: Broken English 24/01/2013
Julian Cope: Saint Julian 24/01/2013
Bible: Eureka! 24/01/2013
House of Love: The House of Love 06/12/2012
Aztec Camera: Knife 06/12/2012
  
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