Author: Kate Eldridge

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Album Review: Melodrama // Lorde

It'd be fair to say that here at RIOT we've been excitedly awaiting the arrival of Lorde's new record since it's announcement way back in March... and we've not been left disappointed. Since the relea…

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Single Review: western kids // Hippo Campus

If you haven't checked out the music video for "western kids" yet, the new single from Minnesota four-piece Hippo Campus, you should spare three minutes of your time to watch this innovative release r…

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Single Review: Tossing Tears // Twin Peaks

Breezing back onto the music scene after a year of commercially releasing only live material, Chicago five-piece Twin Peaks reveal new single, "Tossing Tears" this afternoon, alongside the announcemen…

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Album Review: After Laughter // Paramore

If there is one thing you could never accuse Paramore of being, it's boring. Since their original formation in 2002, the group has undergone a series of dramatic band member exits, legal disputes, new…

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Single Review: Somebody Better // Black Honey

All set to embark on a UK headline tour this Thursday, feisty Brighton quartet Black Honey have released yet another banger to add to their already extensive list in the form of upbeat single, 'Somebo…

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Single Review: How Can I Compete // The Magic Gang

Taken from their upcoming EP set for release in April, Brighton boys The Magic Gang are back with their new, summery single 'How Can I Compete', alongside the announcement of a massive UK tour to comm…

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Single Review: Double Dutch // Superfood

If you've been sat at home wondering where the hell Superfood have been for the last three years, rest assured you were not the only one. Releasing their self-titled debut album way back in 2014, the …

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Album Review: Yesterday’s Gone // Loyle Carner

At just 22 years old, it's crazy to think how much South London hip-hop artist Loyle Carner has already achieved. Previously sharing stages with the likes of Kate Tempest, Nas and MF Doom, Carner has …