2018 Playlist: Rewind – The Amazing

Swedish 5-piece The Amazing make some extremely unassuming music that sounds  wildly out of step with 2018 and more like the kind of thing you’d hear in that weird hinterland between the end of Brit Pop and the emergence of all those bands who sounded like The Strokes.

2018 Playlist: Royan – Frànçois & the Atlas Mountain

After what I’m reliably informed was their ‘political’ album Solide Mirage, Royan feels like Frànçois & the Atlas Mountains returning to the spare, lonesome sound of Plaine Inondable. It is spooky and French.