Showing All "Liars" Posts

If synthpop royalty is a thing that exists, Vince Clarke is it, straight up. Clarke is a founding member of Depeche Mode (before they turned gothy), Yaz, and Erasure, and if you're making a move…   Read Story »
Evident from our chat with the band as well as the new single "No. 1 Against The Rush," Liars will be experimenting with new electronic textures on their forthcoming, highly anticipated WIXIW.…   Read Story »
Art-punk trio Liars will release their new album WIXIW in June, and in the video for leadoff track "No. 1 Against The Rush," we see a meticulous and creepy middle-aged man kidnapping all three…   Read Story »
Name: Liars Progress Report: Liars dive headfirst down the the electronic rabbit hole on WIXIW. Few bands that emerged in the early 2000’s have managed to remain as interesting -- or as…   Read Story »
This summer, Liars will release their new album WIXIW, their follow-up to 2010's Sisterworld. Pitchfork recently spoke to frontman Angus Andrew, and apparently, the new LP is more electronic and…   Read Story »
HBO's medieval drama Game Of Thrones premieres April 1, and this season's plot involves five different claims to the throne and these respective factions' ongoing clobbering of one another…   Read Story »
L.A. synth-exoticist duo High Places have already dropped a couple of deeply weird and beguiling video for "Altos Lugares" and "Sophia," two tracks from their new album Original Colors. But their new…   Read Story »
I've talked about the reception Liars' They Were Wrong, So We Drowned received in 2004. Places that loved their 2001 debut They Threw Us All In A Trench And Stuck A Monument On Top trashed the…   Read Story »
Amrit and I saw Inception just before the start of this year’s Pitchfork Festival, so you have to read this post with the understanding that the first day may have been a dream, or maybe you are in…   Read Story »
Mute just released this B-side to Liars' "The Overachievers," from Sisterworld. On first listen, this thunderous track does have some resemblance to Nick Cave's "Pleasure Is The Boss," until Angus…   Read Story »