Articles tagged mission of burma

Mission of Burma + Office of Future Plans: 20.Feb.2010 - Washington D.C.

Words and photos by Mehan Jayasuriya.

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Our Band Could Be Your Life. Again. Band Reunions Redefined in the 2000s

The decade's most memorable reunion stories have not been cash grabs by classic rock giants, but unexpected comebacks by some of indie's most valuable players. Here's why.

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Mission of Burma: The Sound the Speed the Light

American treasure Mission of Burma remain solid, if slightly unspectacular on The Sound the Speed the Light.

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The Best Re-Issues of 2008

Artist: Pole Album: 1 2 3 Label: ~Scape Image: http://images.popmatters.com/music_cover_art/p/pole-123.jpg US Release Date: 2008-08-05 UK Release Date: 2008-0

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9 Jul 2008 // 11:00 PM

Mission of Burma

Mission of Burma’s continued relevance, cemented by the two excellent albums released since their reunion, is just one thing that separates them from the current crop of groups reuniting around classic albums. Their music, and their performance, is much too timely to ever be confused with nostalgia.

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This Is Not a Faded Photograph

The seminal Boston post-punk band Mission of Burma is back in force, and there is no better time to enjoy the perfect remastered editions of their initial Ace of Hearts output, with live DVDs to boot. Burma Rules!

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20 Feb 2008 // 8:10 PM

Mission of Burma Max Ernst [MP3]       Weatherbox (live) [MP3]       Dub Trio Bay vs. Leonard [MP3]

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28 Jan 2007 // 11:00 PM

Mission of Burma + Oneida

When people ask me who my favorite band is, I usually say Oneida, except for when I say Mission of Burma...

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Mission of Burma: Not a Photograph [DVD]

This film is, at best, a primer for those who aren’t yet but desperately need to be familiar with Mission of Burma.

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Mission of Burma: The Obliterati

Post-punk? Post-everything, more like.

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8 Aug 2005 // 1:00 AM

's drummer Peter Prescott announced that his band's reunion was over...

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24 May 2004 // 11:00 PM

	Mission of Burma: OnoffON

Herein lies the horrible truth about Burma. After more than two decades away, Mission of Burma have returned to grace us with the 16-track self-produced

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//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Five Came Back' Is an Unusual and Seminal Suspenser

// Short Ends and Leader

"This film feels like a template for subsequent multi-character airplane-disaster and crash projects, all the way down to Lost.

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