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The Klaxons: Klaxons: Surfing The Void (Polydor)

Review by John Calvert, Quietus, The, September 2010

WE AREN'T going to bore you with revelations that Myths Of The Near Future wasn't rave. There was such a thing as a nu rave ...

Lady Gaga: This Megalith Reality: Lady Gaga Live

Live Review by John Calvert, Quietus, The, September 2012

I KNOW IT'S COMING, but when it finally does it's different to how I expected. It's far worse. Less than real.  ...

Frank Ocean: The Future's Bright: Frank Ocean's Channel Orange Track-by-Track

Review by John Calvert, Quietus, The, July 2012

John Calvert heads along to a London studio for a first listen to the forthcoming album (much anticipated round these parts) from Frank Ocean ...

Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All: Odd Future: Youth and Young Manhood

Guide by John Calvert, Quietus, The, March 2011

After Tyler The Creator signed to XL recently, John Calvert decided to sift through hundreds and hundreds of tracks to bring you the best — ...

Lana Del Rey: An American Nightmare: Lana Del Rey Live

Live Review by John Calvert, Quietus, The, September 2012

I MET HER last year. She talked about loneliness and how she never had any time for religion, until she got into some trouble in ...

Lana Del Rey: Original Sin

Interview by John Calvert, Quietus, The, October 2011

Even though her song 'Video Games' emerged a couple of months back, Lana Del Rey has already experienced equal parts adulation and suspicion. Here, John ...

Lana Del Rey: Born To Die

Review by John Calvert, Quietus, The, January 2012

ALL THAT FUSS over one song? You'd think there'd been a murder at the White House. ...

Skrillex: 100% Shock & Awe: Skrillex Blasts Tiny Venue

Live Review by John Calvert, Quietus, The, August 2012

THE SCENE IN the Shacklewell Arms is fairly typical of any gentrified boozer in the Hackney precinct, come Sunday night.  ...

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