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The more metal, shoegaze, various “posts,” and electronics intersect, the more obvious it is ex-Napalm Death/Godflesh/Techno Animal Justin K Broadrick’s been at the forefront of something even before he started Jesu seven years ago. Of all his projects, though — the older Final, more recent Pale Sketcher included — Jesu crystallizes his personalized blend of… More »

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Jesu/Sun Kil Moon – “Exodus” (Feat. Low & Rachel Goswell)

In July, Nick Cave lost his 15-year-old son Arthur when Arthur fell off a cliff in Brighton. Not long after, as a tribute to Cave…
Tom Breihan | October 21, 2015 - 10:00 am

Sun Kil Moon & Jesu – “America’s Most Wanted Mark Kozelek And John Dillinger”

Mark Kozelek and Justin K Broadrick are longtime friends and associates, and Sun Kil Moon and Jesu, Broadrick's genre-blurring shoegaze-metal band, are putting out a…
Peter Helman | October 5, 2015 - 10:50 pm

Sun Kil Moon & Jesu Announce Collaborative Album Out Next Year

Sun Kil Moon and Jesu will release a collaborative album in February of 2016. On Sun Kil Moon's most recent LP, Universal Themes, the musician…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 30, 2015 - 11:03 am

Sun Kil Moon & Jesu Are Making An Album Together

Sun Kil Moon's Mark Kozelek may come off as a curmudgeonly bastard, but it's not like he doesn't have friends. He totally has friends! For…
Tom Breihan | April 27, 2015 - 12:13 pm

Mark Kozelek – “Like Rats” (Godflesh Cover) Video

Mark Kozelek has delivered a catalog's worth of unexpected covers -- most famously dedicating entire albums to covers of Modest Mouse and Bon Scott-era AC/DC,…
Michael Nelson | January 31, 2013 - 11:33 am

Jesu – “Birth Day” (Stereogum Premiere)

Like 2009's Opiate Sun EP, Justin Broadrick's next Jesu collection, Ascension, is coming out via Mark Kozelek's Caldo Verde. This new 10-song offering, his third…
brandon | March 28, 2011 - 10:56 am

Pale Sketcher (Justin K Broadrick) – “Seventh Heaven”

A few months ago, when we posted Jesu's "Annul," I set up the Heart Ache & Dethroned track like so: The more metal, shoegaze,…
brandon | February 15, 2011 - 12:49 pm

Stereogum Does CMJ: Jesu/Torche @ Blender Theater at Gramercy, NYC 10/20/07

Since a superb self-titled 2005 debut, original Napalm Death guitarist/Godflesh founder Justin K. Broadrick has been refining Jesu's increasingly honed catalog of "shoegaze metal" (even…
Stereogum | October 21, 2007 - 10:06 am