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Sound of the day: END – ‘Alaska’

Sound of the day: END – ‘Alaska’

Henning Grabow November 7, 2014

Today's sound of the day forges a bridge from Alaska to Switzerland: the band's called END and they'll tour with The Boxer Rebellion in the following week

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Thurston Moore – ‘The Best Day’

Thurston Moore – ‘The Best Day’

Naomi Clair October 24, 2014

A record somewhere in between liberation and reluctance - Thurston Moore's 'The Best Day' struggles to define his own individual sound

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…And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead – ‘IX’

…And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead – ‘IX’

Henning Grabow October 22, 2014

The essence of a postmodern legacy: ...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead return to a constraint, focussed version of their thriving rock on 'IX'

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We Were Promised Jetpacks – ‘Unravelling’

We Were Promised Jetpacks – ‘Unravelling’

Henning Grabow October 16, 2014

Three records, three strikes: We Were Promised Jetpacks' "Unravelling" shows what an organically grown band is capable of achieving

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Confronting: Esben and the Witch – ‘Silence can become a tool in itself’

Confronting: Esben and the Witch – ‘Silence can become a tool in itself’

Henning Grabow October 8, 2014

As British threesome Esben and the Witch recently reported back with their epic record 'A New Nature', we took some time to confront them with some movies

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Blonde Redhead – ‘Barragán’

Blonde Redhead – ‘Barragán’

Henning Grabow August 27, 2014

Blonde Redhead successfully defend their unique artistic position with their ninth album "Barragán", while drawing a conclusion from their own discography

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Pixies – ‘Indie Cindy’

Pixies – ‘Indie Cindy’

Henning Grabow April 25, 2014

Their first record in over 20 years is the Pixies' contribution to the discussion about the necessity of reunions - Indie Cindy is too okay to be good

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