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Updates from Benicassim, End of the Road, C2C and more.
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Music news round-up: Weds 28th January

Quick updates from SWANS, Yoko Ono, Carl Barât and more!

Campfire Tales: January 2015

A new year, a new month of roots records - and of a very high standard to boot.

UK dates for Purity Ring

Shoulda put a Ring on it.

Milk Teeth - Sad Sack

Superior nu-Britgrunge. Come and enjoy the flouride.

Angaleena Presley - American Middle Class

A new Presley record? No, not Elvis, Angaleena.

Alvvays - Manchester Deaf Institute

They're Alvvays there to remind me.

Singles Round-Up: w/c 26th January 2015

No great upsets from this week's contenders.

The Living Eyes - Living Large

Australia: home of proper, old school garage rock.
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Alvvays - Manchester Deaf Institute

They're Alvvays there to remind me.

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Peace - Exchange, Bristol

Much-hyped indie quartet trail make-or-break second album.
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New Model Army - The Forum, London

A gallery from New Model Army's end-of-year show.
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The Human League - Wolverhampton Civic Hall

Friday night '80s party is in another League.
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Allo Darlin' - Manchester Deaf Institute

You had me at Allo. Gary Kaill gets swoony with the indie exemplars. Supa Snaps by Alex Bell.

Perfume Genius - The Oobleck, Birmingham

There's more than a touch of genius about Mike Hadreas's Birmingham show.

Paloma Faith - Wolverhampton Civic Hall

Singer's personality and talent win out over some odd Saturday night choices.

The Jesus and Mary Chain - Manchester Academy

Some candy talking - the noise-pop legends take Manchester on a nostalgic ride.

Andrea Bocelli (featuring Lindsey Stirling) - 02 Arena, London

A bumper gallery from Italian legend Andrea Bocelli's O2 Arena show, featuring You Tube sensation Lindsey Stirling, Britain's Got Talent's Lucy Kay and Maria Aleida.

Darius Rucker - O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire, London

Hootie's back - only this time he's gone country.
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Sleater-Kinney - No Cities To Love

They've been gone for a wee while. Did we miss 'em? You bet.
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Panda Bear - Meets Grim Reaper

It's a Bear necessity.
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Desperate Journalist

We have lift off. Gary Kaill on why Desperate Journalist are the write stuff.
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Nicole Atkins - Slow Phaser: Expanded Deluxe Edition

Do yourself a favour - start the new year with the Atkins diet. Gary Kaill goes back for a second helping.
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Zeitkratzer - Whitehouse

Now then - be afraid, be very afraid.
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Villalog - Spacetrash

Austrians set the controls for the heart of the sun.
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Various - Millions Like Us: The Story of the Mod Revival 1977-1989

Dust off your Vespa - the mods are back in town!
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Lee Ranaldo and The Dust - Acoustic Dust

Give a guy some Lee-way and he'll make another album.
Quick Fixes

Enter Shikari - The Mindsweep

The mind numb more like.

Milk Teeth - Sad Sack

Superior nu-Britgrunge. Come and enjoy the flouride.

Angaleena Presley - American Middle Class

A new Presley record? No, not Elvis, Angaleena.

The Living Eyes - Living Large

Australia: home of proper, old school garage rock.

BC Camplight - How To Die In The North

This is what it sounds like when Manchester and Los Angeles meet.

Ryan Bingham - Fear And Saturday Night

Success and tragedy brings gravelly honesty.

Meghan Trainor - Title

'All About That Bass' star fails to make a name for herself.

The Decemberists - What A Terrible World, What A Beautiful World

A terrible world? A beautiful world? The Decemberists can't make up their minds.
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Campfire Tales: January 2015

A new year, a new month of roots records - and of a very high standard to boot.
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Dark Hemyspheres: January 2015

A bloody new year to you too.
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Cherry Pop #6: Pop Eyes by Danielle Dax

Gillian G. Gaar explores the debut from an 80s outlier.
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Hope Is (Still) Important: the Idlewild interview

With a new album in the wings, we catch up with Roddy Woomble.
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A Campfire Tales Christmas

Christmas albums, they come but once a year.
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Campfire Tales: Albums of the Year 2014

There are albums. There are ten. It must be an album of the year list.
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The Music Fix Albums of 2014

2014 - we were in you. And this is what you sounded like.