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The Other Colours: Up Up Up
24/01/2012

The new album from the duo of Laurent Chambert and singer Marie Möör draws on whole swathes of electronic music history, even 90s trance, while Möör turns vocal expression into a hall of mirrors. read more...

Frànçois & the Atlas Mountains: E Volo Love
16/01/2012

Kieron Tyler finds Frànçois Marry and co wavering between UK indie-influenced pop and something more exotic on their debut for Domino. read more...

Tazio And Boy: Winter In The Room
16/01/2012

From Saint-Nazaire, in the Loire, Tazio and her boy are concerned with the missing, the lost and endings. Kieron Tyler gives their sparse travelogue the nod. read more...

Mina Tindle: Mina Tindle
30/11/2011

Kieron Tyler struggles with an EP from the Parisian singer-songwriter that is distinctly lacking in focus. read more...

Catherine Ringer: Ring N' Roll
23/11/2011

Kieron Tyler finds many reasons to be positive about Catherine Ringer's first post-Les Rita Mitsouko album. read more...

Charlotte Gainsbourg: Stage Whisper
07/11/2011

Live tracks and off-cuts - not exactly a Best Of, more of an intriguing stopgap from Charlotte, says Kieron Tyler. read more...

Thomas Dutronc: Silence On Tourne, On Tourne En Rond
31/10/2011

Kieron Tyler finds that Dutronc is still working through his influences (including that of his father) on a too-cautious second album. read more...

Les Spadassins: Diabolique EP
26/10/2011

Kieron Tyler admires the panache of the Rennes group's wire-sharp garage rock. read more...

Mansfield TYA: Nyx
20/10/2011

David McKenna delves into the Breton duo's 'night'-themed third album which sees them expand their chanson-blues sound with the addition of electronic trickery and vivid percussion. read more...

Franklin: Artificial Light
04/10/2011

Wool Recordings' head honcho returns to his Franklin alter-ego. David McKenna enjoys a delicate and emotionally diffusely exercise in memoradelic pop. read more...