Between his terrific new album and reissues of his obscure work, it’s a great time to discover DIY pop godfather Martin Newell, aka The Cleaners From Venus. Click for full review.

Melancholy + Elegance = Melagance, Pt. 2. Click for full review.

Traditional Brazilian music with a global twist; groovy, seductive, beautiful. Click for full review.

Everything that’s good about Albarn’s writing is here, just quieter. Click for full review.

Melancholy + Elegance = Melagance, Pt. 1

Essential music from UK indie pop godfather Martin Newell.