Posts by Katie Hawthorne (@KATIEHAWTHORNE)


Colourgrade Domino

The musical ideas on Fishmans’ final album, 宇宙 日本 世田谷 (Uchū Nippon Setagaya), feel more relevant than ever

The cult Japanese group, beloved of Ryuichi Sakamoto, continue to beguile two decades after their split. Uchū Nippon Setagaya reveals why

Bobby Gillespie and Jehnny Beth – 'Utopian Ashes' review

Utopian Ashes Silvertone
Chai Wink


WINK Sub Pop

Viagra Boys

Welfare Jazz Year 0001

Phoebe Bridgers

Punisher Dead Oceans
Rina Sawayama

Rina Sawayama


Girl Band: Noise Machine

After withdrawing from the glare of the spotlight, Girl Band return stronger – and stranger – than ever

Kim Gordon

Kim Gordon

No Home Record Matador

Floating Points

Late Night Tales Late Night Tales
boygenius review


boygenius Matador Records

Cat Power

Wanderer Domino
Ty Segall White Fence

Ty Segall & White Fence

Joy Drag City

Let's Eat Grandma

I'm All Ears Transgressive

Fatima: See How Things Grow

We caught up with the Eglo Records signee on Kingsland Road, in London, to talk her newfound focus and secret master plan

© Eleanor Hardwick

Priests: Action Now

Katie Hawthorne speaks to the breakthrough band at the heart of a creative resistance


I can feel you creep into my private life 4AD


Relatives In Descent Domino

Man Duo

Orbit Kaya Kaya

Chastity Belt

I Used To Spend So Much Time Alone Hardly Art
The Shins – Heartworms

The Shins

Heartworms Columbia
Tim Darcy – Saturday Night

Tim Darcy

Saturday Night Jagjaguwar

The xx

I See You Young Turks

Soft Hair

Soft Hair Weird World


Heads Up Rough Trade

Wild Beasts

Boy King Domino Records


Summer 08 Because Music

Frankie Cosmos:
Dear Diary

Through 40 albums and a number of celestial aliases, Greta Kline maps out microcosms of teenage anxiety

The Coathangers

Nosebleed Weekend Suicide Squeeze