Album review: Jack Hues & The Quartet ft. Syd Arthur – Nobody’s Fault But My Own

  Words by Gareth Thompson Back in 2010, emerging Canterbury psychsters Syd Arthur joined forces one night with hybrid-jazz band Jack Hues And The Quartet. A stone’s throw from Canterbury Cathedral, in the Orange Street Music Club, the two acts played a medley of Soft Machine pieces, rearranged part of a Stravinsky violin concerto, then … Continue reading Album review: Jack Hues & The Quartet ft. Syd Arthur – Nobody’s Fault But My Own

Advertisements

Album review: Lucille Furs – Another Land

Words by Lady Godiva Ladies and gentlemen, take a break from this planet of perpetual sorrow and these sour times of regression to embark on a kaleidoscopic journey in sound. Your spaceship has been endowed with an effective time machine but you will hear new pieces of music to refresh your mind. Our trip will … Continue reading Album review: Lucille Furs – Another Land

MOOF ISSUE NO. 6 AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER NOW!!

MOOF ISSUE NO. 6 WINTER 2018/19 COVER BY DAWN AQUARIUS FREE MOOF POSTCARD INCLUDED + A6 POSTCARD BY DAWN AQUARIUS (LIMITED TO FIRST 100 ORDERS) 60+ PAGES OF THE GROOVIEST ARTICLES AND INTERVIEWS ON PSYCHEDELIC MUSIC, ART, AND CULTURE… This issue features exclusive interviews with Colin Hare, Meg Baird and Sandra Kerr, as well as … Continue reading MOOF ISSUE NO. 6 AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER NOW!!

Five Departed Artists We Wish We Could Hear In 2019

It can be said with some degree of fairness that modern music has gotten somewhat soulless, at least on the popular front. True music lovers can always find something with real heart and soul, or at least genuine creativity, to listen to, and there are always artists producing. However, the stuff topping the charts - … Continue reading Five Departed Artists We Wish We Could Hear In 2019

Flare Street x MOOF: ‘Hotel Esplanade & Lucy LaReyna’

You saw it here first! MOOF Magazine are delighted to share with you the brand new photoshoot from Melbourne based flares and bell bottoms brand Flare Street, selling to customers worldwide since 2013, Flare Street are at the forefront of 60's inspired psychedelic clothing. Lose yourself in this psychedelic dreamworld curated by a talented small team … Continue reading Flare Street x MOOF: ‘Hotel Esplanade & Lucy LaReyna’

MOOF Magazine’s Top 10 Albums of 2018

1. KADHJA BONET Childqueen (Fat Possum Records) Kadhja Bonet’s music tingles your sixth sense and drips honey into the most bruised of ears. Rather an enigma, she claims to have been ‘born in 1784, in the backseat of a sea-foam green space pinto.’ For all that, her debut in 2016, The Visitor, revealed that a new … Continue reading MOOF Magazine’s Top 10 Albums of 2018

Music Video Premiere: The Small Breed – “One Of A Kind”

MOOF Magazine are delighted to be premiering the brand new music video for "One Of A Kind" by Dutch psychedelic five-piece, The Small Breed. The track is taken from their debut EP, released earlier in December and available from Bickerton Records. Here's what the group had to say about the making of the video: "We shot … Continue reading Music Video Premiere: The Small Breed – “One Of A Kind”

Green Seagull Christmas Single Review

Words by Jack Hopkin So you’re preparing your groovy seasonal playlist, and, being the hip scenester you (no doubt) are, you’re enlisting the services of trivialised troubadours, under-appreciated underdogs and misprized minstrels. The chilly chanteuses with their hidden gem recordings, commonly eschewed and neglected in favour of yet more airplay for Wham! and Wizzard.  Steeleye … Continue reading Green Seagull Christmas Single Review

GU-RU ‘Kingdom Within’ Review

Words by Matt Kessler Throughout a prog and psychedelic music fan's voyage along kaleidoscopic dreamscapes, it is always a delight to hear something fresh and engaging while maintaining masterful artistry. GU-RU, a prog-psych band based in the UK brings exactly that to the table with "Kingdom Within". Their third single, the song is a crunchy and … Continue reading GU-RU ‘Kingdom Within’ Review

Live review: Factory De Joie and Psych-a-Rella Records presents The Pacers Album Launch at The Macbeth, Hoxton

Factory De Joie and Psych-a-Rella Records presents: The Pacers Album Launch at The Macbeth, Hoxton 6 December 2018 Live photographs by Alessandro Gianferrara Words by Emmally Parsons Psych-A-Rella Records and Factory De Joie teamed up to bring London a free entry night to remind people that guitar music simply is not dead… and probably will not … Continue reading Live review: Factory De Joie and Psych-a-Rella Records presents The Pacers Album Launch at The Macbeth, Hoxton