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30 Essential Noise Rock Tracks

Grind. Skronk. Pigfuck. Seemingly every word associated with noise rock sounds incredibly unflattering out of context, and even in context doesn't fare much better. Before…
Jeff Terich | November 28, 2018 - 12:01 pm

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Avant-Garde Composer And Guitarist Glenn Branca Dies At 69

Glenn Branca, the New York composer whose clangorous guitar compositions inspired a few generations of avant-garde music and underground rock, has died. Branca's wife and…
Tom Breihan | May 14, 2018 - 4:56 pm

Members Of Liturgy, No Age, Circuit Des Yeux, & More To Perform Glenn Branca’s Symphonies At RBMA Event

In the early-'80s New York no wave era, the avant-garde composer Glenn Branca made his name with his guitar symphonies -- extremely loud, clanging pieces…
Tom Breihan | April 18, 2016 - 10:22 am