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Meat Is Murder Turns 25

When I was in high school I had a Meat Is Murder t-shirt. The one with the lyrics to the album's title track on the…
Brandon Stosuy | February 9, 2010 - 8:38 am

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Matmos – “Thermoplastic Riot Shield” & “Breaking Bread” Videos

Matmos have a thing, and that thing is making music out of unexpected sources. Their last album was made entirely using washing machine sounds. Their…
Peter Helman | February 28, 2019 - 10:52 am

Matmos – “Plastic Anniversary”

No one can accuse Matmos of a lack of conceptual rigor. The experimental electronic duo have made albums using samples from medical procedures, Civil War…
Peter Helman | February 14, 2019 - 11:24 am

Matmos – “Silicone Gel Implant”

The last Matmos album was made entirely out of washing machine sounds. For their next trick, the experimental Baltimore duo has made an album that…
James Rettig | January 17, 2019 - 10:19 am

Matmos – “Ultimate Care II Excerpt Nine” Video

Matmos made their most recent album entirely out of washing machine sounds, and since they announced it, they've been sharing a few music videos that…
James Rettig | February 22, 2016 - 10:13 am

Matmos – “Ultimate Care II Excerpt Three” Video

Insanely specific and thorough concept duo Matmos, is back with another awesomely weird video off their latest washing machine-themed album Ultimate Care II. They shared…
Collin Robinson | February 2, 2016 - 11:53 am

Matmos – “Ultimate Care II Excerpt Five” Video

In a couple of months, Matmos, the Baltimore-based conceptual production duo, will release a new album with a particularly loony thread uniting all its sounds.
Tom Breihan | December 15, 2015 - 10:00 am

Preview Matmos’ New Album Made Entirely Of Washing Machine Sounds

Experimental IDM duo Matmos have made electronic music from samples of medical procedures, the percussive sounds of a rat cage, Civil War folk songs, and…
Peter Helman | November 6, 2015 - 9:35 am

Watch Dan Deacon & Matmos’ M.C. Schmidt In Adult Swim’s Unedited Footage Of A Bear Infomercial

If you ever notice that Adult Swim has something listed only as "infomercial" airing around 4AM, there's a strong chance you should stay up and…
Tom Breihan | December 18, 2014 - 11:54 am

Danny Brown Says His Record With The Avalanches Will “Change The World”

Australian DJ crew the Avalanches released their landmark debut album Since I Left You in 2000, and since then, there have been a lot of…
Tom Breihan | July 28, 2014 - 12:13 pm

The Soft Pink Truth – “Black Metal” (Venom Cover) Video (NSFW)

The Soft Pink Truth is a sort of conceptual pop project from Drew Daniel, one half of Matmos, and his new album Why Do The
Tom Breihan | June 5, 2014 - 3:23 pm

The Soft Pink Truth – “Ready To Fuck” (Feat. Jenn Wasner) (Sarc├│fago Cover)

Matmos' Drew Daniel's most recent experiment has been to recreate black metal classics as club music. Under his moniker the Soft Pink Truth he's already…
Miles Bowe | May 27, 2014 - 2:34 pm

The Soft Pink Truth – “Black Metal” (Venom Cover)

Drew Daniel is no stranger to unorthodox musical experiments. His main project with his partner M.C. Schmidt, Matmos, has released some of the most conceptually…
Miles Bowe | May 8, 2014 - 12:11 pm

Oneohtrix Point Never – “Replica (Matmos Remix)”

Last year, Brooklyn synth adventurer Daniel Lopatin, who records as Oneohtrix Point Never, won himself a staggering amount of praise for the queasy, hallucinatory album…
Tom Breihan | May 31, 2012 - 11:19 am

Liars – “No.1 Against The Rush (Matmos Remix)”

Last week, we posted a remix of Liars' new single "No. 1 Against The Rush" from synthpop pioneer Vince Clarke. And today, we've got a…
Tom Breihan | May 23, 2012 - 12:13 pm

The First Five Minutes After Death: Various Artists Remember Peter “Sleazy” Christopherson

I woke up early Thursday to a message from Sasha Grey titled "Sleazy Passed." She'd sent it at 5:30 AM and said, among other things,…
Brandon Stosuy | November 29, 2010 - 4:58 pm