Wednesday, January 29 2014
PopMatters talks with the Godspeed You! Black Emperor and Thee Silver Mt. Zion (symbolic) front-man about why the apocalypse might not necessarily be all bad.
Thursday, January 23 2014
While not an especially accessible musical odyssey, Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra's newest release will handsomely reward those who wait.
Thursday, February 18 2010
More fractured beauty from the Montreal collective. Never let us forget Godspeed, but this is where the sound of Constellation is at now.
Tuesday, April 8 2008
Groups like this particular Tra-La-La Band must be careful, lest they swallow themselves in their unapologetic, flailing attempts at true artistic merit.
Wednesday, March 30 2005
GY!BE frontman Efrim returns with his band of never-merry minstrels for a fourth outbreak of desperately angry choral-folk-protest-postpunk heartbreak. More plaintively than ever, they cut like a life.
Friday, February 19 2010
Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra's new album Kollaps Tradixionales is a stunner. Today we gave it a 9 with Richard Elliott saying: "More fractured beauty