Swans
Features // 14 Articles
Reviews // 5 Articles
Blogs // 3 Articles
Media // 1 Articles
//Features

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 Avant-Garde and Experimental Albums of 2014
16 Dec 2014 // 8:10 PM

With new albums from icons like Swans, the continued proliferation of vaporwave, and a bevy of exciting new acts, 2014 has been a wonderful year for experimental and avant-garde music.

//Reviews

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.

Swans: To Be Kind
11 May 2014 // 8:06 PM

To Be Kind is a punishing exploration of rhythm and groove as only Swans can do it.

//Blogs

Swans - "I'll Cry for You" (audio) (Premiere)
14 May 2015 // 4:00 AM

You can now hear a long-lost Swans tune from the Filth era, that didn't see a proper release at first -- because someone's parents said no.

The Seer Guides Us to Be Kind: Ten Great Songs by Swans 2.0
14 May 2014 // 3:00 AM

Following their "reconstitution", Swans have put out three albums since 2010. PopMatters examines the best material the innovative rock band has put out during that time.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

FKA twigs Outdoes Herself with 'Congregata' (Photos)

// Notes from the Road

"A regular FKA twigs performance is exciting. But her 'Congregata' event amps up the fervor ten fold, with more wild dancers, powerful lights and costumes.

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