Monday, October 6 2014
In this next segment of PopMatters' look back on the music of the 2000s, we examine works by British electronic pioneers, Americana legends, and Armenian metal provocateurs.
Wednesday, May 8 2013
Karl Hyde's new album consolidates Underworld's lyrical themes through his own unique sense of place, crafting an album which celebrates a generation of British "un-identity". Here, Hyde discusses the album in vivid detail, including his fascination with cities, and the cultural schizophrenia of the modern generation.
Thursday, December 23 2010
The year's best albums are highlighted by the emergence of a future superstar, two veteran and virtuoso rappers, and a Dream Team of indie bands releasing career peaks.
Thursday, October 23 2014
This mammoth edition of a truly classic album is worth it for fans for the wealth of material and insight into the choices involved in its creation.
Wednesday, May 28 2014
Two naturally complementary collaborators make half of an OK album and half of what could have been one of the best records of the year.
Thursday, February 9 2012
Twenty years (or so) in, the seminal techno act releases two very different compilations. Both succeed on their own terms.
Wednesday, May 18 2011
By summoning Underworld to score his production, Danny Boyle found the real key to his victory. While Frankenstein the play has its flaws, Underworld's score is largely remarkable.
Sunday, September 26 2010
Underworld have always stood in the top tier of electronic dance music producers. But on their new album Barking, Hyde and Smith collaborate with a variety of electronic producers to create a strong, eclectic album that is their best in a decade.
Monday, April 1 2013
Underworld's Karl Hyde steps forth with a highly poetic new solo album, Edgeland, and the project's first video.
Tuesday, January 15 2013
Monday, November 22 2010
Underworld - Barking (Barking (Limited Edition Deluxe Box Set) [$48.00]
Thursday, September 23 2010
Underworld's performance at the club Privilege in Ibiza this Summer is chock full of goodness. Recorded as an Essential Mix for the BBC 1, Om Records
Thursday, May 13 2010
With Karl Hyde and Rick Smith putting together the final touches on a new Underworld album, new track "Scribble" makes its premiere on BBC Radio 1.