Architects – Daybreaker

A fine fifth album from the Brighton metallers, set to stand the test of time.

The Pond – The Pond

An elegant, charming and quietly profound record.

Public Image Ltd – This is PiL

Rotten returns with a curious mixture of rage and nostalgia.

Dexys – One Day I’m Going to Soar

Dexys are back with wisdom and wings. Some of us never doubted.

The Bamboos – Medicine Man

The Australians’ hybrid soul and funk sound continues to impress.

2:54 – 2:54

A collection of mature and addictive tracks from sisters doing it their own way.

Regina Spektor – What We Saw From the Cheap Seats

The truth about Regina Spektor is that quirky isn't the half of it.

Sugar – Copper Blue

NME’s Album of the Year for 1992 reissued with a wealth of worthwhile extras.

Rumer – Boys Don’t Cry

Sarah Joyce covers male songwriters both culty and canonical on album number two.