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Tuesday, December 20 2011

The Best Indie Rock of 2011

A “Best of Indie Rock” list, by definition, will be an eclectic bunch. And the process of culling through what the genre had to offer is a task this year -- the indie world has had a banner 2011.


Monday, November 30 2009

"We're Trying to Make Our Own Kind of Mythology": An Interview with Wild Beasts

Bruce Springsteen? Drowning rats? Steve Reich and the joyous art of hedonism? These are the least interesting topics that Wild Beasts talk about following a year of well-deserved acclaim for their sophomore album.


Monday, December 8 2008

The Best of Britain 2008

British music in 2008 was for once every bit the match of its American equivalent, and tantalisingly suggested there's much more to come.


Reviews

Thursday, March 6 2014

Wild Beasts: Present Tense

Wild Beasts pushes its sound further away from the high-wire theatrics of its early records to create another indispensable album in a catalog quickly becoming one of rock's most distinctive.


Thursday, May 19 2011

Wild Beasts: Smother

Wild Beasts return with a subtle, stripped-down album that represents their finest work -- and one of the finest albums you'll hear all year.


Thursday, September 9 2010

Wild Beasts: We've Still Got the Taste Dancing on Our Tongues

Two tracks for Hayden Thorpe, two tracks for Tom Fleming. Everybody wins.


Wednesday, August 11 2010

Wild Beasts: iTunes Festival London 2010 EP

Ever eccentric and beguiling, Wild Beasts' music has a more immediate appeal in a live context.


Tuesday, September 8 2009

Wild Beasts: Two Dancers

While last year's eccentricities remain present and correct, these Wild Beasts are animals of style and grace rather than carousing, rabble-rousing indie-pomp.


Blogs

Thursday, October 22 2009

Wild Beasts Release Full Live Concert Online (video)

Performing at the Hoxton Hotel in London, indie rockers Wild Beasts have put their full live concert online, featuring songs from their most recent album,


Monday, September 7 2009

Wild Beasts - "All the Kings Men" (video)

Wild Beasts sound like tree nymph monks. Their sunny new video for the single "All the King's Men" displays a curiously catchy song with chanting.


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