Kate Tempest

L.A. Burning West Coast Concert Picks, September 23rd To 29th

By Alyson Camus | September 21, 2019

On Saturday, Moby will play at Jail Guitar Doors: Rock Out 5!

Sneak Peaks: New Album Releases 10-7-16 – 10-13-16

By Iman Lababedi | October 1, 2016

instantaneously one of the top ten albums of the year

The Terrific English Rapper Kate Tempest Has Written A Novel

By admin | April 23, 2016

Out in the UK now, it will be out May 3 via Bloomsbury

Kate Tempest At Governors Ball, Saturday, June 6th 2015, Review

By Iman Lababedi | June 6, 2015

The beats are so heavy I can feel em in my feet. Not to mention my eardrums,rushing like the devil was on my tail, I made it in time for half an hour.

Governors Ball By Day 2015

By Iman Lababedi | February 18, 2015

What stands out here is what stood out before: the lack of the slamdunk. No one day blows your mind. Saturday is a dog, Friday is the best, and Suday? Do you really wanna hang around to catch the Black Keys… I dunno…

rock nyc top 10 Songs Week of January 26th, 2015

By Iman Lababedi | January 30, 2015

This is shaping up into the best January this decade. Both FOB songs are masterful, Imagine Dragons released the only song they’ve ever written I’ve ever enjoyed, AWOLNATION is a revelation and Prass is a complete shocker. As for Bettye, well, listen to it yourself. And Kate Tempest is better than all of them.

10 Songs: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

By Iman Lababedi | January 28, 2015

Bad Place For A Good Time – Kate Tempest – This is how you rap to a metronome, like dancing between raindrops, and this is what you rap about not just “be like a tree” but more importantly “find something sacred in all of this silence”. That’s the sort of truth we can all use – A

Best Albums Of 2014 #17: Kate Tempest's "Everybody Down"

By Iman Lababedi | December 18, 2014

The sounds are deep, beautiful, haunting and rough, violent images and the stories are working class stories of horror and faith, “Everywhere is monsters. Tits out, wet-mouthed, heads back. Shouting and screaming just to prove they exist” is how the story of Becky opens, she meets a guy in bar, he goes off to a bad drug deal, she becomes a sex worker and the happy ending isn’t at all.