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Album Review: Map of the Soul: 7 // BTS

Map of the Soul: 7 is the fourth Korean language and seventh overall studio album by South Korean boy band, BTS, released 21 February 2020. The seven member group released the album as a follow-up to their previous album, Map of the Soul: Persona. In a Variety interview earlier this year, BTS said that the […]Read More

Interview: Sylvia Din

“For every glass high-rise building there’s always some guy vomiting on his shoes. That’s what I pick up on.” A couple of weeks ago, I was sitting at home listening to the latest batch of songs submitted to The Indiependent. There was the usual clutch of indie bands, folk artists, the odd R&B singer, and some […]Read More

Track Review: No Time to Die // Billie Eilish

You were my life but life is far away from fair  Billie Eilish isn’t messing around. The 18 year-old’s hugely awaited Bond song, ‘No Time To Die’, dropped this morning and the most immediate takeaway is just how uncompromising the song is. ‘No Time To Die’ manages to walk the line between being very Bond […]Read More

Track Reviews: Simmer & Leave It Alone // Hayley Williams

The Paramore frontwoman returns with new music – the full album, Petals for Armor, is released 8 May – that appears to be just as much an emotional exorcism as it is an experimental solo project. It is a testament to both Hayley Williams and her producer, long-time Paramore member and friend Taylor York, that […]Read More

Track Review: Let It Burn // I’m No Chessman

I’m No Chessman always have the ability to surprise. Their 2019 EP Amateurs was an epic listen full of theatrical piano and a dramatic sound reminiscent of Panic at the Disco. It got picked up by a variety of media sources including Gigride and Songwriting Magazine, enhancing their reputation. Recently, they released a new song, […]Read More

Track Review: This Decision // The Lovely Eggs

The Lovely Eggs are a band who have gone from strength to strength. They do everything themselves and have got better and better after each album. Their most recent album, This Is Eggland, was glorious, exhilarating, and full of attitude. It earned them a brilliant headline performance at Indietracks festival. The band release their sixth […]Read More