Watching Father John Misty, with an acoustic guitar, crooning into the microphone in a cosy studio and Gavin Bryars' string ensemble is pure bliss.
The album is a perfect blend of soaring pop rock with just a sprinkle of disco and gut-burstingly hilarious, with one-liners littered all over.
Indie Rock is not dead! That's the feeling that stays with you through Lucy Dacus' Historian. She's just 23 but Dacus is easily among the finest in her genre and her age bracket.
'Kooth (Koothu) Over Coffee' from Agam's 'A Dream To Remember' takes inspiration from Tamil Nadu's folk music and an unlikely source - Celtic music style.
Would Parvaaz be open to making music for a Bollywood movie in the future? "If the subject of the movie really attracts us, why not?" says vocalist Khalid Ahmed.
What it lacks in songwriting is made up by the sheer effort and concern U2 have put into the album.
Watch alternative band the F16s performing 'Moonchild' at BYOH Live, listening sessions hosted by Gray Spark Audio.
Watch Agam's sixth music video from its grand musical project 'A Dream to Remember'.
Following the release of its debut 3-track EP Marz, Hindi rock band the Yellow Diary has now released a video for the title track, directed by Maanavi Bedi.