Fuck Buttons

Stream Blanck Mass World Eater

When he isn't working as half of the great Fuck Buttons, Benjamin John Power makes music on his own, under the name Blanck Mass. Next…
Tom Breihan | February 23, 2017 - 10:20 am

Beth Orton – “1973” (Stereogum Premiere)

Last month we learned Beth Orton was co-producing a new album called Kidsticks with Fuck Buttons member Andrew Hung, a return to the electronic pop…
Chris DeVille | April 18, 2016 - 9:07 am

Beth Orton – “Moon”

Singer-songwriter Beth Orton got her start singing over twinkling, blissed-out Chemical Brothers tracks 20 years ago. And while she's since become a more traditional solo…
Tom Breihan | March 2, 2016 - 9:07 am

Stream Andrew Hung Rave Cave 2 EP

Andrew Hung is one half of the great wall-of-noise UK production duo Fuck Buttons, and now he's branched off on his own to release a…
Tom Breihan | December 15, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Blanck Mass – “The Great Confuso Pt. 1″

Blanck Mass is the moniker for Fuck Buttons member Benjamin John Power, who creates his own immersive, high-stakes instrumental music but with a stronger grasp…
Charles Innis | November 3, 2015 - 2:21 pm

Jean-Michel Jarre Announces New Album Feat. Pete Townshend, Air, M83, Tangerine Dream, & More

French synth-lord Jean-Michel Jarre announced today that he will be releasing a new full-length titled Electronica 1: The Time Machine, which features a list of…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 28, 2015 - 11:49 am

Blanck Mass – “Detritus”

Benjamin John Power, one half of Fuck Buttons, also runs the one-man noise project Blanck Mass, and he's got the new album Dumb Flesh coming…
Tom Breihan | April 22, 2015 - 12:29 pm

Blanck Mass – “Dead Format” Video

Benjamin John Power is one half of the great Fuck Buttons, and he also releases his own intense white-knuckle synth experiments as Blanck Mass. He's…
Tom Breihan | March 30, 2015 - 10:58 am

Blanck Mass – “Dead Format”

Benjamin John Power is one half of Fuck Buttons, and he also records noisy, intense electronic music on his own as Blanck Mass. Power just…
Tom Breihan | February 18, 2015 - 10:54 am

John Carpenter – “Fallen (Blanck Mass Remix)”

Tomorrow, the great horror/sci-fi/action movie director John Carpenter will release Lost Themes, his first-ever non-film-music album. This isn't a moonlighting-celebrity situation; Carpenter, who's basically retired…
Tom Breihan | February 2, 2015 - 12:55 pm

List

30 Essential Post-Rock Songs

Above all else, the Wikipedia entry on post-rock exemplifies how difficult it can be to pin down movements in music: Did the genre begin in…
Garrett Kamps | January 7, 2015 - 1:24 pm

CMJ 2013: Fuck Buttons, Lichens, Mystery Skulls @ (Le) Poisson Rouge, NYC 10/18/13

You can tell a lot about a band and the way people feel about them based on their opening acts. I learned something about both…
Miles Bowe | October 19, 2013 - 5:05 pm

Fuck Buttons – “Brainfreeze” Video

The British duo Fuck Buttons called their excellent most recent album Slow Focus, and their new video for the pounding, blaring, generally unrelenting "Brainfreeze" sure…
Tom Breihan | October 2, 2013 - 10:52 am

Moby – “The Perfect Life (Fuck Buttons Remix)” (Feat. Wayne Coyne)

Moby has been doing a lot with his new single featuring Wayne Coyne, "The Perfect Life." There was the recent acoustic sing-along, and this week…
Miles Bowe | September 6, 2013 - 2:17 pm

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Fuck Buttons Slow Focus

Of all the moderately popular bands with the word "fuck" in their band name, Fucked Up is and will always be my favorite. But London's…
Tom Breihan | July 23, 2013 - 12:10 pm
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