Articles by Andy Little
A revitalised sounding Robyn Hitchcock sees his self-titled, 21st album, contain a consistently strong set of psych power pop songs full of diverse stories, thoughts, and reflections.
Ex People’s debut album ‘Bird’ is a heavy, fuzzy drenched, menacing, and hooky, listening pleasure.
Andy Little continues his coverage of this year’s London Desertfest with his review of the final day, which includes Hark, Elephant Tree, Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs and Sleep.
London’s Ex People are about to release their debut album ‘Bird’ through New Heavy Sounds. Andy Little had a chat with Vicki Dawson about the full details including riot grrrl history, minimalist aesthetics, and Smashing Pumpkins adoration.
Saturday’s Desertfest swings with with laid-back vibes among colossal distorted riffage.
Valerie June maybe encompassing age old genres but with her spirit, genuine warmth, positivity, and honesty, backed by a very fine band she shimmers, offering personal inner hope as bright as her two eye-catching sparkly costumes.
Desertfest 2017 – Sunday’s line-up preview.
The rewards are worth it because this may turn out to be one of, if not the most, emotionally intelligent rock records of the year.
This is loud, blunt, grease infected dirty, and smelly, which is a case of job done for fans of frenzied grinning, heart pumping, sock it to you hard rock.
Riding Easy Records continue to unearth treasures from Rock’s deeply buried underground past in Volume 4 of the excellent Brown Acid series.
Boss Hog return after 17 years in the wilderness to make a determined stand in these darker infected uncertain times.
Blackberry Smoke prove at their Roundhouse gig debut that they are masters of their craft boasting deep depth and quality.
Colour Haze and My Sleeping Karma are a complementary listening experience touring partnership.
The Picturebooks channel into a swampy, primal, bluesy inspired howl and holler.
Ahead of their next European tour Andy Little caught up with my Sleeping Karma to chat about their new live album ‘Mela Ananda’.
This EP reveals the band have depth and a chemistry, so a full-blown album promises it could be something to look forward to and a band to keep an observant eye out for.
Crystal Fairy’s self-penned debut splices side project and supergroup into one satisfying whole.
Newly signed to Napalm Records Belgium’s Black Mirrors tells Andy Little all about flexible decision making and future ambitions.
Celebratory last night of the Persistence Tour sees Suicidal Tendencies, Agnostic Front, Municipal Waste, and Walls of Jericho rip the joint at London’s Forum.
Meatbodies second album has some glam, garage rock/psych nuggets lying within and can stand alone or as a decent companion piece to their pioneering associate.
Marissa Nadler and band bring beautiful melancholy to London’s Hoxton Bar and Kitchen.