The Knife
Features // 2 Articles
Reviews // 5 Articles

The 100 Best Albums of the 2000s: 60-41
7 Oct 2014 // 8:14 PM

PopMatters' coverage of the 2000s' best recordings continues with selections spanning Swedish progressive metal to minimalist electro-R&B.

Listening Ahead: Upcoming Releases for April 2013
28 Mar 2013 // 5:10 PM

April's releases feature highly anticipated returns years in the making, new work by critical faves of a current vintage, and reissues of alt-rock touchstones. Check out the early word on new albums by the Knife and Kurt Vile, as well as the 20th anniversary edition of the Breeders' Last Splash.


The Knife: Shaken-Up Versions
1 Sep 2014 // 8:02 PM

Somewhere between remixes and a live album, this brief collection would be less of a let down if the band weren't about to end.

The Knife: Shaking the Habitual
7 Apr 2013 // 5:06 PM

An uncompromising, intimidating, but rewarding listen, Shaking the Habitual is more than the name of the Knife's latest, but a mission statement that defines the artistic, political, and philosophical aims the Dreijer siblings are advancing through their iconoclastic aesthetic.

//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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