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Colin Stetson On Conjuring The Terrifying Score For Hereditary And Making Music That Sounds Evil

Colin Stetson has probably frightened more listeners in the past week than in the preceding 15 years of his career. Many of them don't know…
Zach Schonfeld | June 15, 2018 - 11:22 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Well, well, well... another week is over and the world is still spinning. The 'Gum Squad will be up in Hudson this weekend at Basilica…
Stereogum | September 15, 2017 - 4:54 pm

Trackspotting

The Best Soundtrack Moments Of June 2014: 22 Jump Street, Rectify, The Leftovers, & More

After spending the first half of June on the festival beat, I've been watching TV and movies at a pretty ferocious pace these last two…
Ryan Leas | June 30, 2014 - 3:42 pm

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Hear “Charlie” From Colin Stetson’s Hereditary Soundtrack

Composed for the upcoming horror film Hereditary starring Toni Collette and Ann Dowd, Colin Stetson’s new instrumental piece "Charlie" is not for casual listening. It…
Gil Green | April 23, 2018 - 12:21 pm

Colin Stetson – “The Rain Like Curses”

Avant-garde sax wizard Colin Stetson released his latest album All This I Do For Glory earlier this year, and now he's back with a new…
Peter Helman | November 20, 2017 - 8:09 pm

BADBADNOTGOOD – “Confessions Pt III” (Feat. Colin Stetson)

Last summer Toronto jazz-funk warriors BADBADNOTGOOD teamed up with experimental saxophonist Colin Stetson for a song called "Confessions Pt II." Unfortunately, it was not an…
Chris DeVille | September 13, 2017 - 12:04 pm

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Stream The Debut Album From Colin Stetson’s Experimental Metal Band Ex Eye

Ex Eye is the new instrumental metal band led by saxophonist and regular indie rock collaborator Colin Stetson. They're dropping their debut album tomorrow, but…
Kim Ilkowski | June 22, 2017 - 11:02 am

Ex Eye – “Xenolith; The Anvil”

Colin Stetson has his hand in a bunch of different projects at any given time, and the latest that the saxophonist is involved in is…
James Rettig | June 12, 2017 - 1:58 pm

Colin Stetson – “In The Clinches” Video

Next month, indie rock's favorite multireedist Colin Stetson is releasing All This I Do For Glory, his follow-up to last year's reimagining of Gorecki's 3rd…
Pranav Trewn | March 16, 2017 - 12:28 pm

Colin Stetson – “Spindrift” Video

We get a little up close and personal with Colin Stetson and the anatomy of his saxophone in his recently released video for "Spindrift". The…
Margaret Farrell | February 15, 2017 - 1:03 pm

BADBADNOTGOOD – “Confessions Pt. II” (Feat. Colin Stetson)

Hip-hop-indebted Toronto jazz combo BADBADNOTGOOD are returning next month with new album IV. We've heard the funky "Speaking Gently" and the smoky "Time Moves Slow,"
Peter Helman | June 1, 2016 - 11:37 am

Stream Colin Stetson SORROW

Composer and multireedist Colin Stetson has set out to reimagine Gorecki's masterpiece 3rd symphony on his new album, SORROW. We've heard about 20 gorgeous minutes…
Collin Robinson | April 6, 2016 - 1:57 pm

Colin Stetson – “SORROW III (Extract I)”

Sorrow, Colin Stetson's collection of mini opuses reimagining Gorecki's 3rd Symphony, is quickly approaching its due date. We've heard a few extracts already, and all…
Collin Robinson | March 30, 2016 - 5:00 pm

Colin Stetson – “Sorrow II (Extract)”

Henryk Górecki's 1976 Symphony No. 3, Op. 36 -- aka the Symphony Of Sorrowful Songs -- consists of three movements, revolving around (1) a 15th…
Michelle Laggan | March 17, 2016 - 3:18 pm

Colin Stetson – “SORROW – III (Extract II)”

Next month, saxophone player and multireedist Colin Stetson will release his reimagining of Polish composer Henryk Górecki's Third Symphony. We've already heard a couple of
James Rettig | March 7, 2016 - 10:30 am

Colin Stetson – “SORROW – I (Extract)” Video

Colin Stetson, the saxophone monster and Bon Iver/Arcade Fire collaborator, is getting ready to release SORROW, his first solo album since 2013. The album is…
Tom Breihan | March 2, 2016 - 12:38 pm
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