Three decades after its thunderous arrival, Swervedriver’s sonic legacy is in the history books. Unfortunately. It has to share space with climate crisis authoritarians
Although soul sister Sharon Jones is continually referred to as a throwback to a funkier 20th century, she’s here, now, and still fighting to bring more humanity (and less autotune) to our increasingly digital music. And we’re all the better for it.
Shadow’s musical embrace is warm and wide. Return it.
New York’s experimental sonic collective continues to make challenging and rewarding music on Eye Contact.
So for the band’s latest effort, named after Adam Curtis’ The Century of Self, I went on the blitz for Wired, Metromix and Filter.
A trip down Mercury Rev’s memory lane proves to be an uneven romp.
If Molina continues to impress like this, she’s going to demand her own terminology.