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Reviews // 5 Articles
Blogs // 3 Articles
Media // 2 Articles
//Features

Listening Ahead: Upcoming Music Releases for March 2015
26 Feb 2015 // 9:20 PM

Get a sneak peek of some of March's most compelling new releases, including albums from Courtney Barnett, Purity Ring, and Lightning Bolt.

The Best Noise-Rock of 2012
13 Dec 2012 // 9:30 PM

To paraphrase Frank Zappa, rock isn’t dead. It just smells funny.

//Reviews

May the Puke Be With You
16 Feb 2016 // 9:05 PM

Brian Chippendale’s Puke Force has static on every page; not motionless images but bits of visual noise. It's like watching a great old TV show with bad reception.

Lightning Bolt: Fantasy Empire
24 Mar 2015 // 9:05 PM

In the end, this is exactly what we have come to expect from Lightning Bolt; a set list of fuzzy, overwhelming, noise rock that keeps it simple while never missing its target.

//Blogs

Blood and Thunder: Turning Ashes to Gold
26 Mar 2015 // 4:00 AM

This week's best metal release finds some musical innovators from Brooklyn up to their philosophical shenanigans once again.

The Flaming Lips and Lightning Bolt - "I Want to Get High ..." (video)
26 Jul 2011 // 3:35 AM

In recent months, the Flaming Lips have released songs on a USB encased in a gummy fetus, recorded a cover version of The Dark Side

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Saul Williams Commands Attention at Summerstage (Photos + Video)

// Notes from the Road

"Saul Williams played a free, powerful Summerstage show ahead of his appearance at Afropunk this weekend.

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