The Horrors Luminous XL Recordings With Luminous, the student is now the master. Five years on from their breakthrough album, Primary Colours, a work where Portishead’s Geoff Barrow famously helped steer The Horrors from horror-punk buzz band with a shelf life measured in negative time to post-punk evangelists, the band have learned […]
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The Australian artist returns to unveil a quirky and spectacular track.
The buzzsaw pop of Herzog has long been a favorite of locals in the Cleveland rock scene, and now, it seems as if others are beginning to notice. This Brooklyn Vegan piece is but the latest shout out: Indie rock, in the trad ’90s sense, has probably been fully explored by this point but something […]
If you don’t know Total Control by now, it’s best you get knowing. With the forthcoming release of Typical System (6.24 on Iron Lung) Melbourne musicians Mikey Young (Eddy Current Suppression Ring) and Dan Stewart (UV Race) are poised to exceed the high standards set by their earlier work. There’s so much going on in […]
From their outsanding debut album and their scorching live show, I knew the UK post-punk band, Savages, had loads of determination and I knew they were capable of a nasty racket. What I didn’t foresee from Savages was epic. “Fuckers” is epic, nearly ten-minutes of stream-of-conscious-like railing against the man set to crackling guitars. Fuckers, […]