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Mogwai Explores the Nuclear Age's Benefits and Disasters on 'Atomic'
20 Jun 2016 // 9:00 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 // 7:10 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 // 8:30 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.
29 Mar 2016 // 8:30 PM
Mogwai tackle soundtracking the fear of the bomb with a smart emphasis on how delicate and sacred life is.
Mogwai: Central Belters
23 Nov 2015 // 8:30 PM
Mogwai celebrate 20 years of racket in style with Central Belters, a box set primed for fans to hair-split.
Noises Sound Like the End: 13 Essential Mogwai Songs
22 Jan 2014 // 3:00 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.
This Is the End Beautiful Friends, This Is the End
20 May 2011 // 7:30 AM
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