Autechre's new album Oversteps gets a shock release

Gorgeous Pauls

Boring Pauls

Awful Pauls

Brits 2010: a prejudiced review from someone who doesn't give a damn

Massive Attack got soul but Ceephax got swing(ing lampshades)

Defending blogging against Blogger

Gonja Sufi's a smokin' nomad in sound and soul: plus Friends Of Friends and Babe Rainbow

How do you solve a problem like Madchester (and Fac251)?

Jóhann Jóhannsson, Simian Mobile Disco and a pants-dropping Skream: new and recent releases reviewed

Aphex Twin + Britney + Beastie Boys + 808 State + anything, really