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We didn't get to see too many mind-boggling short-form videos this week, but we did get one long one in which one of our greatest, most ambitious indie bands takes its packed-to-bursting,…   Read Story »
Texas black-thrash speedfreaks Absu aren't exactly the band most likely to team with Adult Swim -- the band produces multi-album concept arcs that deal in Sumerian mythology; drummer/frontman…   Read Story »
The Adult Swim Singles Program is once again in full swing, as the people at the Cartoon Network are again spending their summer months giving us free music from a weird assortment of good bands.…   Read Story »
Every year I'm tempted to -- and sometimes do -- say "this has been a great year for metal." It's a toss-away idea: If you consume the genre obsessively, every year seems sort of great, the chaff…   Read Story »
By Amrit Singh & Brandon Stosuy On Friday we shook off the early-morning cobwebs and made a beeline to the Pitchfork/Windish Bash in time to catch the last couple tracks by psychedelic post-Vanishing…   Read Story »