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Last year, Geoff Barrow accused Abel Tesfaye of sampling Portishead track "Machine Gun" on the Weeknd's "Belong To The World" (which he denied) and brought it up again in May when he shared a…   Read Story »
As maybe the most exciting new rock band to come along last year, Savages played a busy festival-based touring schedule last year. And since this is a committed and ideological band, and since the…   Read Story »
There's a certain type of drum programming that lets you know that the world is a cold and unforgiving place, that nothing is going to be OK. It's the kind of drum programming you hear on three of…   Read Story »
Earlier this year you may have heard journalist-turned-songstress Anika's cover of Chromatics' "In The City" for her Geoff Barrow produced EP on Stones Throw. It was a fantastic cover, and now it has…   Read Story »
Beak> have been keeping busy since their album last year. After producing the Anika cover of Chromatics' "In The City," they now have a new 10" single coming out for Record Store Day. The single…   Read Story »
Anika's follows up her 2011 self-titled debut with an eponymous EP and its first single is a cover of Chromatics' "In The City." On it Anika takes her brand of post-punk/no wave and rubs it all over…   Read Story »
Portishead production mastermind Geoff Barrow also leads and plays drums in the live-improv krautrock trio Beak>, and they've got a new 7" single called "Mono" coming later this year. The churning,…   Read Story »
"Fitta Happier," a track from Portishead production mastermind Geoff Barrow's indie-rap project Quakers, features Stones Throw all-stars Guilty Simpson and M.E.D. rocking over a sample of a marching…   Read Story »
Though his best-known band Portishead got the rightful shine at last year's ATP NJ, Geoff Barrow's other outfit -- or maybe other other outfit, depending on how you look at it -- showcased a lean,…   Read Story »
Portishead producer Geoff Barrow is also the man at the center of Quakers, an indie-rap collective with a new album coming out on Stones Throw in a couple of weeks. We've already heard the Guilty…   Read Story »