Tuesday, December 20 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
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
British music in 2008 was for once every bit the match of its American equivalent, and tantalisingly suggested there's much more to come.
Thursday, May 19 2011
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
Two tracks for Hayden Thorpe, two tracks for Tom Fleming. Everybody wins.
Wednesday, August 11 2010
Ever eccentric and beguiling, Wild Beasts' music has a more immediate appeal in a live context.
Tuesday, September 8 2009
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.
Wednesday, November 5 2008
Love them or hate them, Wild Beasts are surely the most bewilderingly fresh new band in the UK.
Thursday, October 22 2009
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 sound like tree nymph monks. Their sunny new video for the single "All the King's Men" displays a curiously catchy song with chanting.