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For a Day Like Tomorrow: An Interview With Swervedriver
17 Mar 2015 // 9:00 PM

Swervedriver: "As it goes, the feeling is that it's some of the best material we've ever done. And to be honest I was never in any doubt that we would deliver the goods."

Now Hear This!: Adam Franklin and Bolts of Melody - 'Black Horses' (album premiere)
11 Jul 2013 // 10:30 PM

PopMatters is pleased to premiere Black Horses, the latest offering by Swervedriver frontman Adam Franklin and his Bolts of Melody.


Swervedriver: Raise / Mezcal Head
5 Feb 2009 // 2:00 PM

Radiohead weren't the first great band to come out of Oxford, England, and these timely reissues are the evidence. Swervedriver's first two albums are still as imposing and wondrous as ever.

27 Jul 2008 // 5:00 PM

Returning from a nine-year hiatus, Swervedriver fused the ethereal textures of shoegaze with the heavy riffs and hard rhythms of grunge and came close to replicating the densely layered arrangements found on their records.


Swervedriver Unveil New Video for "Setting Sun", Announce Album Release Date
14 Jan 2015 // 9:00 AM

Alt rock veterans Swervedriver have released the video for their new single, "Setting Sun", along with details of a new album and tour.

New Music from Swervedriver to be Released Immediately
5 Dec 2013 // 10:00 PM

Humble PopMatters Readers, we are interrupting the internet's End-of-2013-Yeezus-Coverage for an important announcement: Swervedriver will be releasing their first new material in over 15 years.

//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.

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