Showing All "Scott Walker" Posts

If you're a regular reader of Album Of The Week, you know this space is traditionally reserved for and occupied by Tom -- every Tuesday, he picks the album and then he writes about it. This week,…   Read Story »
Last month we saw a tantalizing promo video teasing Scott Walker's forthcoming album, Bish Bosch, and now we've got a couple full tracks to further whet our appetites. Walker just premiered two Bish…   Read Story »
It's been six years since Scott Walker's last album, 2006's masterful The Drift, so it's exciting to know that a new one is imminent: Walker will release Bish Bosch on 12/4, via 4AD. The album's odd…   Read Story »
In a perfect world, all albums would be self-contained universes. A good album can communicate complex emotions and ideas with the aid of just a little context; a great album can communicate…   Read Story »
Deerhunter is currently making the rounds supporting their texturally adventurous album Halcyon Digest. High Places and Casino Vs. Japan assisted in providing aural opening support. Photos above, and…   Read Story »
If you haven't yet, get a listen of Natasha Khan's excellent Two Suns LP at MySpace. For those seeking collab tracks, "The Big Sleep"'s got Scott Walker and Yeasayer bassist Ira Wolf Tuton is on…   Read Story »
Bat For Lashes' excellent new album Two Suns has plenty gorgeous stuff on it. For instance, we showed you an earlier live incarnation of "Moon And Moon." If I had to choose favorites, though, I'd…   Read Story »
Pretty much everybody went batty for Natasha Khan's breathtaking, updated Kate Bush thing on Fur & Gold, and now the woman who wooed Thom Yorke, Mercury Prize voters, and a league of Donnie Darko…   Read Story »
Last year's freaky good Scott Walker record The Drift was his first in over a decade, and it isn't for the faint of heart. The man's had quite the career, morphing from your mom's teenage crush as…   Read Story »