This is a brave album from Marcus Mumford. Its extraordinary opening song, Cannibal, lifts the lid on themes of abuse, trauma and forgiveness with mesmerising understatement.
With echoes of 2010 chart hits and a bit of kitsch for good luck, Rina Sawayama is on fine form
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4/5 The genre-masher returns with another burst of chaotic excess
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