Protomartyr
Features // 3 Articles
Reviews // 2 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
Media // 1 Articles
//Features

The Best Hopes to Break Out in 2015
4 Jan 2015 // 9:20 PM

This vibrant gang of musicians is approaching 2015 from all different angles. Some are still quite new to the music game, while others take the new year on after rising from a breakup.

The Best New / Emerging Artists of 2014
18 Dec 2014 // 9:10 PM

There was no shortage of new and exciting music in 2014. From an avant-garde saxophone quartet to soul-inflected pop from the UK, this crop of artists gave us a lot of great music this year.

//Reviews

The Strumbellas' Fun Folk Appeals to 4 Knots Festival-Goers (Interview + Photos)
21 Jul 2016 // 7:00 AM

A conversation with Canadian folk-pop group the Strumbellas and photos of Car Seat Headrest and Protomartyr from the 4 Knots Music Festival.

Protomartyr: Under Color of Official Right
4 Jun 2014 // 9:02 PM

Attitude is hardly everything for Protomartyr, but as with any punkish band worth its salt, the Detroit outfit has forged its own identity by combining style and substance.

//Blogs

Protomartyr - "Dope Cloud" (Singles Going Steady)
22 Feb 2016 // 7:06 AM

The fuzzed-out post-punk of Protomartyr is angsty, metallic, and impossible to ignore.

Protomartyr + Priests + Beach Creeps: Music Hall of Williamsburg
17 Feb 2016 // 5:50 AM

The Agent Intellect has elevated Protomartyr from great band from Detroit to a national treasure from Detroit. Go see them live. Go pick up a record, so you can tell your friends you knew them when.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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