Albums to watch


Trembling Bells


The sixth album of psychedelic tinged folk-rock from the Glasgow-based band led by Alex Neilson

ADM rating[?]


Tin Angel
UK Release date
US Release date
  1. 9.0 |   The Line Of Best Fit

    The bleak landscape around Dungeness can provoke contrasting responses, and both the sense of malevolence (it’s the site of a nuclear power station) and stark beauty are well reflected on this masterly recording
    Read Review

  2. 8.5 |   The Quietus

    Medieval, experimental, freakish, sexy and spiritual: Trembling Bells’ new album is a folk-rock triumph
    Read Review

  3. 8.0 |   The Guardian

    Wild and rebellious British folk band enter adolescence with a howl of song and a glint in the eye
    Read Review

  4. 8.0 |   Mojo

    Another star turn for soprano Lavinia Blackwall. Print edition only

  5. 8.0 |   God Is In The TV

    A beautiful ambition record that calls on a whole beautifully broad spectrum of musical vocabulary to create something coherent, engrossing and consistently brilliant
    Read Review

  6. 8.0 |   The FT

    The mix of atonal improvisation and medievalism is scrumped from the same orchard as 1970s prog-folk
    Read Review

  7. 8.0 |   Record Collector

    Here is a band drunk on music, with the desire to play it all at once and the talent to actually pull it off
    Read Review

  8. 7.0 |   Uncut

    The strongest songs on Dungeness have Trembling Bells playing at a fierce peak. Print edition only

  9. 6.0 |   The Skinny

    Ultimately Dungeness is a fun psych rock record, but it could've benefited from being reined in a little
    Read Review

blog comments powered by Disqus

Watch it

Roll over video for more options

Hear it

Latest Reviews

More reviews