Michael Gira
Features // 1 Articles
Reviews // 1 Articles

The Knife and the Blood That Ensues: An Interview with Swans
12 May 2014 // 8:14 PM

PopMatters speaks with Swans frontman Michael Gira about the band's "joyous" new double LP, To Be Kind, covering everything from its undulating rhythms to its original titillating cover art.


Swans: Oxygen EP
25 Nov 2014 // 8:03 PM

Revealing the true horsepower behind the Swans’ "Oxygen", this four-song collection should be handled by a professional driver on a closed course.

//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.

READ the article