Lightning Bolt‘s new 2xLP Fantasy Empire is out now on Thrill Jockey, and today we check out the duo’s killer video for “The Metal East“, off the album. The animated video, by NYC-based artist Lale Westvind, premiered this week on Adult Swim, and it features an eye-popping array of fantastic and alien creatures battling in a seemingly never ending melee […]Read more ›
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Lightning Bolt will release their Fantasy Empire 2xLP on March 23/24th via Thrill Jockey. This will be the band’s first long-player in the last five years, and, recorded at Rhode Island’s esteemed Machines With Magnets, the double album will mark the duo’s first proper studio recording. Using hi-fidelity equipment and complete separation of their two instruments, drummer Brian Chippendale and […]Read more ›
Lightning Bolt’s Brian Chippendale began Black Pus back in 2006, and what started as a wildly noisy, free jazz freakout project has refined it’s methods over the years. For the new Black Pus release All My Relations, out now on Thrill Jockey, Chippendale has exchanged the saxophone for a drum-mounted oscillator capable of bellowing blasts of bass thru various effects […]Read more ›
Didn’t get to grab your FREE copy of Live Eye Tv Episode 18 from Sonic Boom in Seattle? What, you don’t live in Seattle…That’s okay. We got you covered!! Episode 18 features live music from Lightning Bolt, Trans Am, OOIOO, Unsane, and !!! plus music videos from The New Pornographers, Menomena, The Handsome Furs, and Tapes N’ Tapes. Follow the […]Read more ›
It’s hard to believe that it has been over ten years since the communal, art-mischief of the Providence, RI scene found it’s shambled digs in an old, pre-Civil War textile mill, and calling this outpost Fort Thunder, built a dreamland venue for living a life of Noise & Art. Fort Thunder began as a live/work space created by Lightning Bolt […]Read more ›