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Jesu – “Annul” (Stereogum Premiere)

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…
Brandon Stosuy | October 12, 2010 - 10:37 am

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Jesu/Sun Kil Moon – “Needles Disney World”

For many years, Sun Kil Moon mastermind Mark Kozelek has been friends with Justin Broadrick, a kindred-spirit musical depressive. Broadrick founded the insanely important extreme-metal…
Tom Breihan | August 31, 2016 - 8:47 am

Jesu/Sun Kil Moon – “He’s Bad”

Mark Kozelek really hates Michael Jackson. Like, really, really hates Michael Jackson. Sun Kil Moon and Jesu teamed up for a collaborative album early this…
Peter Helman | July 24, 2016 - 12:49 pm

Waxahatchee, Julien Baker, Jesu/Sun Kil Moon Contribute To New Elliott Smith Tribute Album

Earlier this year, we finally got the soundtrack to the 2014 Elliott Smith doc Heaven Adores You, and it looks like interest in the legendary…
James Rettig | March 3, 2016 - 5:18 pm

Stream Jesu & Sun Kil Moon’s Self-Titled Album

Last summer, Sun Kil Moon and Jesu announced that they would be teaming up for a collaborative album. In the fall, they shared two singles,…
James Rettig | January 15, 2016 - 8:31 am

Mark Kozelek Teases El-P Collab, Elliott Smith Cover, Piano/Vocal Album Feat. Mike Patton

Mark Kozelek followed his tumultuous 2014 with a tempestuous 2015, but as Kozelek tells it, 2015 has been "a wonderful year of playing music." So…
Chris DeVille | December 8, 2015 - 1:59 pm

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 Stosuy | 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 Stosuy | 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