La Luz return grimly aware of the creeping threat of city life and its unavoidable devastation on ‘In The Country’. Words: Brad Harris | Photo: Pooneh Ghana In English, la luz simply means ‘The Light’. There’s something eerily pretty to this spectral choice of name, suggestive of both the golden warmth of light itself, and the things outside of it too. La Luz as a … Continue reading Los Angeles outfit La Luz share a dreamy, sombre and folk-tinged cut in ‘In The Country’.
The single serves as a stark reminder that there is a world beyond individualist self-improvement, and it too is in need of attention. Words: Scott Rimington | Photo: Paul Grace Possessing one of the least search-able band names since noughties rockers ‘A’, John Newton and Johnny Healey’s project JOHN are set to release their menacing new single A Song For Those Who Speed In Built … Continue reading London duo JOHN return with devastating new single ‘A Song For Those Who Speed In Built Up Areas’.
Escapist and anthemic, the London outfit expand their lo-fi-inspired and grunge-led back catalogue to great effect. Words: Karl Johnson | Photo: Anna Hach One of the new acts to make an impact during the gruelling pandemic that tore through the heart of any 2020 plans was Jaws The Shark. You get the impression that listeners may have turned to bands such as this for escapism, … Continue reading On ‘Loose Change’ London’s Jaws The Shark return with another explosive cut.