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After experimenting with three formats for the Monthly Mix — MP3 zip, Spotify playlist, Soundcloud set, etc. — in March we finally came upon a solution that pleased everyone: all of them. And so, for you, here is the month’s music, whittled down to its very best, via each of the aforementioned mediums, limited only… More »

It’s our first mixtape of summer! Accordingly, you should probably just act first and think later and just download it with reckless abandon, as you should do absolutely everything now that it is the season of impulsive behavior. But if you are incapable of such youthful indiscretion without examining the fine print/weighing every possible life… More »

The March edition of our Monthly Mix series runs the gamut from South London mixtape hip-hop, to lady-baiting R&B, pop, to lady-fronted arpeggiated-vocal ukulele/sax funk. Or at least it runs that gamut within its first three tracks. There are plenty of collaborations (the lead harmonizers from Fleet Foxes and Grizzly Bear, harmonizing; PS I Love… More »

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Artist Portaits From FYF Fest 2015

FYF Fest took over LA’s Memorial Sports Arena this past weekend, with headlining sets from Morrissey and Kanye West (who joined the bill after Frank…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 24, 2015 - 12:53 pm
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Cold Cave, Genesis Breyer P-Orridge, & Black Rain – “Comprehension”

Cold Cave, Genesis Breyer P-Orridge, and Black Rain are all playing a show together at the Wick in Brooklyn tomorrow night to correspond with a…
James Rettig | July 21, 2015 - 1:36 pm

Hear Cold Cave Cover The Cure’s “Plainsong” At Tony Hawk’s Wedding

Pro skater Tony Hawk tied the knot with Catherine Goodman at Adare Manor in Ireland on 6/27. If you were curious what a pro skater'…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 15, 2015 - 12:38 pm
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Stream Cold Cave Full Cold Moon

Wes Eisold, former frontman of hardcore greats American Nightmare, has led the dark pop project Cold Cave since 2007, but he hasn't released a proper…
Tom Breihan | June 15, 2015 - 2:56 pm
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Cold Cave – “Nausea, The Earth And Me”

Cold Cave, hardcore veteran Wes Eisold's seething synth project, hasn't released a studio album since 2011's great Cherish The Light Years, and that doesn't appear…
Tom Breihan | April 6, 2015 - 2:00 pm
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Cold Cave – “Black Magic Punks” (Coliseum Cover)

The last time we heard a new track from Cold Cave was over a year ago, when they released their moody single "Don't Blow Up
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 11, 2014 - 12:14 pm

Cold Cave, Dillinger Escape Plan, & Korn Oneohtrix Point Never Replace Death Grips On NIN/Soundgarden Tour

In addition to breaking our hearts by breaking up, Death Grips also left Trent Reznor hanging by canceling all of their tour dates after they…
James Rettig | July 14, 2014 - 2:11 pm
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Trent Reznor Shares Nine Inch Nails’ Seed Eight (Remix 2014 EP), Will Score Gone Girl

Today is launch day for Beats Music, the new streaming music service for which Trent Reznor serves as creative chief. (Read our impressions of the…
Scott Lapatine | January 21, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Cold Cave – “Don’t Blow Up The Moon”

Cold Cave's latest "Don't Blow Up The Moon" is a welcome return to the project's moodier and murkier side after 2011's Cherish the Light Years
James Rettig | October 25, 2013 - 11:41 am

Cold Cave – “Meaningful Life”

"Meaningful Life" is the B-side to Cold Cave's recently-released "Black Boots" 7". This track is a bit more timid than its A-side with foreboding lounge…
Claire Lobenfeld | June 10, 2013 - 4:58 pm
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Cold Cave – “Black Boots” Video

Cold Cave go full acid trip collage in their video for "Black Boots." The clip was directed by Slava Tsukerman, who is known for hi…
Claire Lobenfeld | May 29, 2013 - 12:04 pm

Cold Cave – “Black Boots”

Wes Eisold describes the new Cold Cave A-side as, "Cool nihilism. Existential, groovy, psychedelia." I think the former term fits "Black Boots" pretty well, insofar…
Michael Nelson | May 21, 2013 - 4:37 pm

Cold Cave – “God Made The World”

In advance of their upcoming "Meaningful Life" world tour starting next month, Cold Cave have three new singles coming out. One is the "Oceans With
Liz Pelly | March 30, 2013 - 11:15 am
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Cold Cave – “A Little Death To Laugh” Video

Cold Cave's "A Little Death To Laugh" 7" was released last September -- the band has since released a new 7", "Oceans With No End"…
Michael Nelson | March 26, 2013 - 1:37 pm
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Cold Cave – “People Are Poison”

A few weeks ago we got to hear the title track off Cold Cave's new EP, Oceans With No End. Now the group's mastermind, We…
Miles Bowe | March 19, 2013 - 2:19 pm
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Cold Cave – “Oceans With No End”

There are a lot of bands today doing some take on '80s darkwave, but none are in the class of Wes Eisold's Cold Cave, i…
Michael Nelson | February 25, 2013 - 5:13 pm
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Divine Fits, Cold Cave @ Fonda Theater, Hollywood 11/4/12

Divine Fits wrapped up their headlining tour in Hollywood at the Fonda Theater with a scintillating set that featured the chirping synthesizers of "The Salto…
Andrew Youssef | November 5, 2012 - 5:30 pm

Cold Cave – “A Little Death To Laugh”

Wes Eisold, frontman for the dark, scraping, generally awesome New York new wave band Cold Cave, recently announced a new lineup for the band; it…
Tom Breihan | September 24, 2012 - 12:16 pm
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