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Back to the Future

In 1998, they looked toward The Shape of Punk to Come. Now, the highly influential Swedish punk band Refused returns with Freedom, their first album in 17 years. It is a mix of extreme left political vitriol, hokey mid-tempo riffing and an awkwardly placed pop sheen.


Thoughts on Liturgy's new album "The Ark Work" which re-contextualizes black metal tropes in the face of often harsh critical attitudes.

Broken Open

Reflections on the music and the importance of the 'extreme music' pioneers Swans after their recent sold-out performances in New York City.

Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes

In light of recent coverage on its financial success, Tristan O'Donnell discusses one the most underrated releases of 2014: Thom Yorke's Tomorrow's Modern Boxes

Massive Attack v Adam Curtis

Massive Attack v Adam Curtis is a work of strange and singular genius that invites you to think deeply about history, power, progress and our part in shaping the future.

Viva La Radio

A review of Mutazione, a compilation from Strut Records highlighting underground, politically reactionary, Italian electronic music from the 1980's