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At the top of the year, Scottish post-rock overlords Mogwai released Rave Tapes, which I thought was their strongest album in years. (I'm not overstating things when I say that "The Lord Is Out Of…   Read Story »
Metallica came under some fire before their headlining performance at Glastonbury after some festival fans tried to ban the band from appearing because of James Hetfield's views on big game hunting.…   Read Story »
Post-rock royalty Mogwai have always been skilled at hitting those big awe-inspiring moments in their music, so it's almost a surprise they hadn't jumped on this video concept before. The Antony…   Read Story »
From the Iron Maiden beer to Dan The Automator's collaboration with Dogfish Head there is a grand tradition of musicians designing their own hooch, and this week can can add three UK bands to that…   Read Story »
Next week, Scottish post-rock titans Mogwai give us their monstrous new album Rave Tapes. It's their eighth studio album, but it's their first since they did the tingly score for the French horror TV…   Read Story »
We're almost (almost!) done reflecting on the year that was, so it's time to start taking a closer look at the year that will be. For the past several years, we've ranked our most anticipated albums.…   Read Story »
We typically have a hard enough time narrowing down the vast bounty of music this very generous internet bequeaths us each week, and Thanksgiving Black Friday Weekend made sure our selection process…   Read Story »
Scottish post-rock bosses Mogwai come bounding back early next year with their new album Rave Tapes, and first single "Remurdered" was a Goblin-esque horror-movie pulse. They've followed that one up…   Read Story »
Here's a fun emerging trend: Mogwai albums named after genres that don't have anything to do with the music that Mogwai make. The Scottish post-rock titans' last proper album was 2011's Hardcore Will…   Read Story »
Although they missed Sasquatch due to visa problems, Scottish noise avalanche architects Mogwai arrived at the Fonda Theater in Hollywood ready to melt eardrums. The band visited a few numbers from…   Read Story »