The Avalanches
Features // 1 Articles
Reviews // 4 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
Media // 1 Articles
//Features

The 100 Best Albums of the 2000s: 20-1
9 Oct 2014 // 9:13 PM

These top 20 records of the '00s feature some familiar faces, but also several that, over time, have grown more fondly in memory.

//Reviews

The Avalanches: Wildflower (take two)
20 Jul 2016 // 9:20 PM

After 16 years, the hype for another Avalanches album is inescapable, and Wildflower drowns in comparisons. On its own, however, it's a joyous ray of sunshine with an identity all its own.

The Avalanches: Wildflower
12 Jul 2016 // 9:30 PM

Wildflower is an hour-long musical journey through dimensions of sound and invention that were previously only accessible via the Avalanches' magical debut.

//Blogs

The Avalanches - "Frankie Sinatra" (Singles Going Steady)
10 Jun 2016 // 4:49 AM

The Avalanches' first track in 16 years, "Frankie Sinatra" sounds distinctly like their work, but to simply call it a return to form would be inaccurate.

Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'
29 May 2015 // 4:00 AM

Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

//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.

READ the article