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Mogwai Explores the Nuclear Age's Benefits and Disasters on 'Atomic'
20 Jun 2016 // 10:00 PM

Mogwai finds ways to balance their music to their political stance -- complete nuclear disarmament of all countries in possession of weapons of mass destruction -- with a strong emphasis of dynamics to match the themes of annihilation, despair, and hope, albeit bleak.

The Best Albums of 2014
22 Dec 2014 // 8:10 AM

From Polish black metal to mind-blowing progressive R&B and electronic music, 2014's best albums certainly have something for everyone.


The Best Film Scores of 2013
10 Dec 2013 // 9:30 PM

This year saw no shortage of innovative, exciting film scores. Notes on Celluloid counts down the ten soundtracks that lingered the longest in our minds.


Mogwai: Every Country's Sun
6 Sep 2017 // 9:20 PM

Every Country’s Sun certainly has some very lovely, dense, and poignant moments borne out of creative and unpredictable arrangements, yet the majority of it fails to leave any impression.

Mogwai: Atomic
29 Mar 2016 // 9:30 PM

Mogwai tackle soundtracking the fear of the bomb with a smart emphasis on how delicate and sacred life is.


Mogwai - "Coolverine" (Singles Going Steady)
13 Jul 2017 // 6:45 AM

Mogwai provide a perfectly measured lesson in song pacing.

Noises Sound Like the End: 13 Essential Mogwai Songs
22 Jan 2014 // 4:00 AM

With the very fine new album Rave Tapes out this month, PopMatters looks back on Mogwai's rich career by picking 13 of the finest songs from the full span of the post-rock band's work.

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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