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Arcade Fire's James Murphy-produced double LP Reflektor is just one month away, and tonight the band returned to SNL for their first television appearance (and first live gig outside of those secret…   Read Story »
Godspeed You! Black Emperor's Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend! won this year's Polaris Music Prize, the annual award for Canadian Album Of The Year as chosen by a jury of music journalists,…   Read Story »
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,…   Read Story »
The abstract saxophone world-creator Colin Stetson has already made one video for two of the songs from his new album New History Warfare Vol. 3: To See More Light, and the dual video for "In…   Read Story »
The wondrously gifted saxophone abtractionist Colin Stetson has become almost famous for the range of sounds he can coax out of his gigantic instrument -- drones and squeaks and thumps and elephant…   Read Story »
On Colin Stetson's new album New History Warfare Vol. 3: To See More Light, "Among The Sef" comes right in the middle. Stuck between two extremely powerful songs featuring Bon Iver's Justin Vernon,…   Read Story »
It's not often that you hear a solo saxophone player referred to by the New York Times as a "one-man astonishment engine," but considering Colin Stetson's prowess as a performer, and the sprawling,…   Read Story »
The human wonder Colin Stetson creates abstract alternate universes while using only his gigantic saxophone. And in a new video for "In Mirrors" and "And In Truth," two of the tracks from Stetson's…   Read Story »
The abstract saxophone drone machine Colin Stetson spent the past couple of years as a touring member of Bon Iver, and Bon Iver frontman Justin Vernon sings on four of the songs that appear on…   Read Story »
The saxophonist Colin Stetson is essentially a one-man circus act, pulling all sorts of drones and skitters and yelps and groans out of his gigantic instrument, often all at once. He's spent the…   Read Story »