Lightning Bolt
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Media // 2 Articles

Listening Ahead: Upcoming Music Releases for March 2015
26 Feb 2015 // 8:20 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 // 8:30 PM

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


Lightning Bolt: Fantasy Empire
24 Mar 2015 // 8:05 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.

Lightning Bolt: Oblivion Hunter
9 Oct 2012 // 5:03 PM

Lightning Bolt provide another helping of feral noise rock.


Blood and Thunder: Turning Ashes to Gold
26 Mar 2015 // 3:00 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 // 2:35 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

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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