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Stereogum Monthly Mix: May 2013

A few days late but stacked with excellence, here is your collection of May's absolute jams. For optimal ease of consumption, you'll find it here…
Amrit Singh | June 7, 2013 - 12:00 pm

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Coca Leaf – “New Soft Dawn”

Opening with a buzz and distortion that mimics a Funkadelic alien spaceship landing, Coca Leaf's "New Soft Dawn" is a bright, peculiar track. An infectious…
Margaret Farrell | June 20, 2017 - 9:06 am

Download Destruction Unit’s Negative Feedback Resistor For Free

Adult Swim partnered with Sacred Bones to release Destruction Unit's new album, Negative Feedback Resistor, for free. We heard its first two singles, "The Upper
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 11, 2015 - 1:23 pm

Destruction Unit – “The Upper Hand”

Destruction Unit will return to the hallowed, spooky halls of Sacred Bones' roster when they release their new album, Negative Feedback Resistor, this coming fall.
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 18, 2015 - 12:02 pm

Destruction Unit – “If Death Ever Slept”

The Arizona DIY psych-sludge bashers in Destruction Unit have spent the past couple of years transforming themselves into a beast of a touring band, and…
Tom Breihan | June 10, 2015 - 11:35 am

Destruction Unit – “Final Flight” Video

Two years have passed since psych-thrashers Destruction Unit released Deep Trip, but today they've debuted a stark, black-and-white video for the massive throttle of album…
Caitlin White | February 13, 2015 - 1:57 pm

Destruction Unit – “Dust”

The Adult Swim Singles Series is off to a great start with tracks by Giorgio Moroder and Machinedrum. For anyone who might not be huge…
Miles Bowe | June 20, 2014 - 2:11 pm

Adult Swim Announces 5th Singles Series With Deafheaven, Run The Jewels, Speedy Ortiz, & More

For the last several years Adult Swim has curated a series of singles released throughout the summer. They've put out some fantastic tracks in the…
Miles Bowe | June 2, 2014 - 1:38 pm

Photos: Austin Psych Fest 2014

This past weekend Austin Psych Fest hosted a ton of great bands that generally would fall under the umbrella of being psychedelic. That is a…
Miles Bowe | May 5, 2014 - 4:33 pm

Destruction Unit – “The Holy Ghost” Video

Destruction Unit, the louder-than-hell Arizona psych-rock band, just made a video for "The Holy Ghost," a mythic guitar freakout from their recent album Deep Trip.
Tom Breihan | October 14, 2013 - 1:23 pm

Destruction Unit – “Bumpy Road”

Arizona psych-thrashers Destruction Unit will release their album Deep Trip in less than two weeks and before its release we get "Bumpy Road," a second…
Claire Lobenfeld | August 8, 2013 - 12:30 pm

Destruction Unit – “The World On Drugs”

Arizona's Destruction Unit are good with the titles. This is a song called "The World On Drugs," from an album called Deep Trip, by a…
Michael Nelson | July 9, 2013 - 11:57 am

Destruction Unit – “Sonic Pearl” Video

I tend to associate Sacred Bones Records with spare, cold post-punk/electronic/noise -- Pharmakon, Vår, Lust For Youth, Cult Of Youth ... even Zola Jesus, really…
Michael Nelson | June 12, 2013 - 1:44 pm

Destruction Unit – “Sonic Pearl”

Arizona pedal-mashing heavy psych band Destruction Unit are currently on tour with Merchandise and Milk Music, which ought to give you some idea how much…
Tom Breihan | May 16, 2013 - 4:24 pm