Jam of the Week: Foxes – Body Talk

Foxes - Body Talk single (900x506)Ah, at last. The sun is peaking out more and more, and the summer tunes are springing up like wild (flowers?). Tunes such as this brand-new single from Louisa Rose Allen, aka Foxes. Her debut album, Glorious, was one of my top 20 favourites from 2014, and it’s a welcome surprise to see her returning so soon. Continue reading

Best albums of 2014: 20 to 11

AOTY 2014: 20-11 college NehruvianDoom, Ibibo, Daley, Foxes  (1448x815)Day four of my 2014 round-up includes standout R&B albums, an African highlife-psych collision, a rock music fight back and an indescribable Mercury Prize-winner.

20. Foxes – Glorious
19. Daley – Days & Nights
18. Banks – Goddess
17. NehruvianDoom – NehruvianDoom
16. Jack White – Lazaretto
15. Young Fathers – Dead
14. Tinashe – Aquarius
13. Beck – Morning Phase
12. Fatima – Yellow Memories
11. Ibibio Sound Machine – Ibibio Sound Machine Continue reading