A Dead Forest Index, “No Paths”
The trembling of immense strength.
Week in Pop: Crown Plaza, The Fourth Wall, Konig, Pangs, Pleasers
MacGillivray, Midnight Plus One, Letter Yellow, United Ghosts, London O’Connor guest selections.
Week in Pop: CARE, Drug Cabin, Happy Lives, Seatraffic, Shotty, Snubluck, True Lust
Cuushe, Drew Dave, Jacques le Coque, Miniboone, Red Vienna, co-curated by Atelier Ciseaux.
Nick Reinhart returns with an even scarier Scary Sounds II
No one’s trick-or-treating at the Tera Melos guitarist’s house this year.
The Best Albums of 2013
Don't look anywhere else—these are your best albums of the year.
James Plotkin & Paal Nilssen-Love, Native, Jared Bartman, Michael Beharie, Pink Frost
Sifting through the mailbag, one compact disc at a time.
Week in Pop: IS/IS, LUST, Satan Wriders, Scraper, TRAAMS
Coastal crystals, Billy Idol-based, Stockton rebels, SF skate skronk, & notes from West Sussex.
Stream a new track from Chelsea Wolfe, “The Warden”
A notably more digital delivery from the goddess of the dark night.
Doldrums, “Egypt” (Zorch remix)
New directions, new potentials and ATX readings of audio hieroglyphs from Montreal.
Reviews: Indian Handcrafts, Dream Boat, Rory Black
Our correspondent in Wisconsin returns with a dedication to his wife, a cancer survivor.
King Dude, “Vision In Black” Acoustic Glassroom Session
Pagan death-folk goes acoustic.
Reviews: The Inner Banks, Marriages, Redgrave
But first, our man in Wisconsin airs out his grievances with VP candidate Paul Ryan.
Reviews: And So I Watch From Afar and 3:33
From the anti-concept album to the secret society record.
Reviews: Hella, Film School, Dan Mangan
Polishing off the summer stack.
Hella unveil Tripper tracklist and art
Also premiere weirdo fan-made videos and finally title that first track.