Articles tagged mogwai

The Great Scores: ‘The Fountain’ and a Sonic Road to Awe

Clint Mansell’s score for Darren Aronofsky’s metaphysical science fiction film, The Fountain, is a masterpiece of both film music and contemporary art music.

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Yuck: Yuck (Deluxe Edition)

The shoegazing Brits re-release their excellent February debut album along with a bonus EP; a nice addition for fans, a must-have for the uninitiated.

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This Is the End Beautiful Friends, This Is the End

It has been an incredibly busy spring semester for yours truly, which means that my PopMatters posting has been much lighter than usual. As of

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12 Sep 2010 // 10:00 PM

Mogwai: Special Moves/Burning

Most bands would be adequately represented by this fine live album, but the Glaswegan quintet's live presence is so immense that records can't really do it justice.

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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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23 Sep 2008 // 11:00 PM

Mogwai: The Hawk Is Howling

Mogwai's sixth marks a return to the spacious dynamics of their early years, even if what they do in that space is different.

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28 Aug 2008 // 6:28 AM

Mogwai, Daedelus, The Spinto Band…

Mogwai The Sun Smells Too Loud [MP3]       Batcat [Video] Daedelus For Whithered Friends [MP3]       The

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16 Jul 2008 // 11:00 PM

Mogwai: Young Team

Mogwai's seminal, near-perfect debut no longer sounds like it has been wrapped in cotton batting.

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Mogwai: Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait

Mogwai's soundtrack for the portrait of soccer genius Zinédine Zidane offers slow-burning pleasure, and not just to fans of post-rock and Association Football.

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9 Jun 2006 // 1:00 AM

Mogwai

they nearly inflated my intestines.

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4 May 2006 // 12:00 AM

Mogwai: Mr. Beast

In which Mogwai retain all their charm while still eating you alive.

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27 Mar 2006 // 1:00 AM

Mogwai

These people died so I could live. There is no remorse, because I am alive.

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10 Mar 2005 // 11:00 PM

	Mogwai: Government Commissions: BBC Sessions 1996-2003

The band named after the cuddliest of characters from a Spielberg film unleashes a helping of BBC sessions. The late John Peel does the honors.

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	Mogwai: Happy Songs for Happy People

It is exceedingly difficult to qualify Mogwai’s work in the conventional sense. Not that there aren’t terms out there, mind you—I’ve

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22 Oct 2001 // 4:00 PM

        Mogwai: My Father My King

Mogwai’s new EP, My Father My King, is, in a word, artless. It is inscrutable from every angle: melodically dull and repetitive, rhythmically plodding,

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        Mogwai: Rock Action

Rumor has it that Mogwai was going to call their new album Pardon Our Dust As We Grow To Serve You Better. This third album,

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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