My Top 5 Albums of the Year, 2015

Continuing my End of 2015 countdowns, here’s my top 5 favourite albums of the year! This was a tough list to cut down…

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Gig Review: Everything Everything at O2 Academy Birmingham, 14/11/2015

Supporting their recent album ‘Get to Heaven’, last week Everything Everything arrived in Birmingham, with Stealing Sheep in tow. This was a hugely anticipated gig for me; I was eagerly waiting to find out how they’d pull off songs from ‘Get to Heaven’ live (see my review of the album here). Here’s what I thought of the gig:

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Thoughts On… Everything Everything’s ‘Get to Heaven’

Everything Everything has always been one of the more unique bands on the UK alternative scene, with a sound that defies description, comparison or classification. Their second album, ‘Arc’, while perhaps not as immediately gripping as their debut, ‘Man Alive’, showed a definite improvement in their sonic depth, most present on fantastic tracks like ‘Duet’ and ‘The Peaks’. Prior to listening to ‘Get to Heaven’, the hope was that this improvement would continue… and it did. Continue reading “Thoughts On… Everything Everything’s ‘Get to Heaven’”