Listen To Our 20 Favorite Albums of 2016: With the end of the year around the corner, let’s check out our 20 Favorite Albums of 2016. Fortunately, musicians and artists were there for us once again, acting as an Advanced Warning System, and some of these selections might be seen as red flags waving high in the air. For instance, […]Read more ›
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Watch The Body’s Video “The Myth Arc”: The Body‘s No One Deserves Happiness LP is out now on Thrill Jockey, and today they posted this new video for the album’s final track, “The Mythic Arc“. Chip King and Lee Buford are masters at juxtaposing extreme sonic brutality with unsettling beauty, and this track, with vocals from Chrissy Wolpert of The […]Read more ›
The Body‘s No One Deserves Happiness LP is out now on Thrill Jockey and today we watch the duo’s new video for “The Fall and the Guilt“. Cold blue piano cords push thru a cemetery mist of processed cello and guitar while a heavy rain of white noise falls on this track. Chip King‘s distinct and eerie howls are replaced […]Read more ›
Not one, but “Two Snakes“…yikes! None’s enough for me. The Body, though, I’ll take some of that please. The duo is getting set to release their No One Deserves Happiness LP on March 18th via Thrill Jockey, and this blackened bit of horror “pop” is on the upcoming effort. “Two Snakes” might have started with a bass-line inspired by Beyoncé, […]Read more ›
Setting out to make “the grossest pop album of all time”, The Body will release their No One Deserves Happiness 2xLP on March 18th via Thrill Jockey. “Hallow/Hollow” continues to demonstrate that Chip King and Lee Buford might have a pretty warped sense of what “pop” is, but they’ve got gross covered in spades–especially if by “gross” you mean heavy! […]Read more ›
There’s a creep in the cellar, and wouldn’t you know it, it’s Jesus Lizard’s David Yow starring as The Mystery Man in Wrekmeister Harmonies‘ new video for “Night of Your Ascension“. Plenty of Lynchian creepiness abounds here, as Yow dines across from the Red Queen, feasting on pig’s head and wine while a mummy-like creature comes out of the dirt […]Read more ›
Today we checkout Locrian‘s new video for “Heavy Water“, off their brilliant 2015 LP Infinite Dissolution (Relapse). Directed by George Moore, the visuals opt for an abstract approach using amorphous color patterns and plenty of negative (black) space to create their hypnotic effect. Much like this track’s absorbing electronics, Moore’s oscillating forms present contrasting textures against an aphotic background. Eventually […]Read more ›