Mystic Sons 27/11/23

Following on from the rapturous response to their much-loved 2021 EP ‘Old Traditions’, Dutch outfit Labasheeda are back on the grind once again as they deliver their eagerly-awaited new studio album ‘Blueprints’.

Featuring the previously shared gems ‘Curiosity’ and ‘Vanity’, this new eleven-track collection makes for an incredibly rich and vibrant listen. Jam-packed with stellar hooks, a soaring atmosphere, and mesmerising vocals layered throughout, ‘Blueprints’ sees them return with some of their most impactful material to date.… Read more

Obscure Sound 22/11/23

Amsterdam-based trio Labasheeda tout a rousing rock sound on their new album Blueprints, impressing in its range of fervent alt-rock, moody post-punk, and string-laden haunts; the latter compels in particular on standouts like “Fossils” and “Procedure.” The act has released multiple albums and EPs since 2004, and continue to impress on Blueprints, emphasizing the act’s knack for stylish rock immersion alongside alternating time signature and Saskia van der Giessen confidently dynamic vocal presence.
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