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30 Essential Post-Rock Songs

Above all else, the Wikipedia entry on post-rock exemplifies how difficult it can be to pin down movements in music: Did the genre begin in…
Garrett Kamps | January 7, 2015 - 1:24 pm


The 100 Most Anticipated Albums Of 2014

We're almost (almost!) done reflecting on the year that was, so it's time to start taking a closer look at the year that will be.
Chris DeVille | December 23, 2013 - 11:23 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

We typically have a hard enough time narrowing down the vast bounty of music this very generous internet bequeaths us each week, and Thanksgiving Black…
Stereogum | December 6, 2013 - 3:39 pm

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Stream Mogwai Every Country’s Sun

In recent years, grizzled Scottish post-rock veterans Mogwai have put a lot of their energy into soundtracking movies and TV shows. But today, they've released…
Tom Breihan | September 1, 2017 - 9:57 am

Mogwai – “Eternal Panther”

Mogwai are releasing a new album, Every Country's Sun, next week. We've already heard "Coolverine" and "Party In The Dark" from it, and today they're…
James Rettig | August 25, 2017 - 11:41 am

Mogwai – “Party In The Dark” Video

Mogwai are releasing a new album, Every Country's Sun, at the beginning of next month, and today they've shared a new video for "Party In
James Rettig | August 9, 2017 - 10:46 am

Mogwai – “Party In The Dark”

Scottish post-rock gremlins Mogwai returned last month with the excellently titled "Coolverine," the first single from their upcoming full-length Every Country's Sun. While that one…
Peter Helman | June 29, 2017 - 9:05 am

Mogwai – “Coolverine” Video

After a three-year wait, last month Mogwai satiated fans with the new single "Coolverine," the lead single off their new album Every Country's Sun. Now…
Kim Ilkowski | June 7, 2017 - 9:17 am

Mogwai – “Coolverine”

Lately, Scottish post-rock kings Mogwai have been keeping busy using their tingly music to score film projects like Atomic and Before The Flood. (I also…
Peter Helman | May 14, 2017 - 1:02 pm

Watch Leonardo DiCaprio Climate Change Doc Before The Flood, Scored By Trent Reznor & Mogwai

Trent Reznor and frequent partner Atticus Ross worked with Mogwai and Gustavo Santolalla to score Leonardo DiCaprio's new climate change documentary Before The Flood. We've…
Peter Helman | October 30, 2016 - 7:15 pm

Stream The Before The Flood Soundtrack Featuring New Songs By Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross, Mogwai, & Gustavo Santaolalla

The crack team of Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross, Mogwai, and Gustavo Santolalla assembled to score the new Leonardo DiCaprio climate change documentary Before The Flood.
Peter Helman | October 21, 2016 - 12:31 am

Trent Reznor, Mogwai Score Leonardo DiCaprio Climate Change Documentary

Trent Reznor and his longtime score collaborator Atticus Ross served as music supervisors on the upcoming documentary Before The Flood, which focuses on Leonardo DiCaprio's…
James Rettig | September 9, 2016 - 5:39 pm

Minor Victories – “Cogs” Video

Minor Victories -- the collaborative ensemble of Slowdive's Rachel Goswell, Mogwai's Stuart Braithwaite, Editors’' Justin Lockey, and Hand Held Cine Club's James Lockey -- might…
Pranav Trewn | August 1, 2016 - 9:44 am

Stream Mogwai Atomic

Mogwai's tingly, vast music has always sounded a bit like film-score music, and over the past decade, they've really jumped into that world. Since 2006,…
Tom Breihan | June 9, 2016 - 10:34 am

Minor Victories – “Folk Arp”

Minor Victories is the new supergroup featuring Slowdive's Rachel Goswell, Editors' Justin Lockey, Mogwai's Stuart Braithwaite, and Hand Held Cine Club's James Lockey. The pulsating,…
Chris DeVille | April 5, 2016 - 12:17 pm

Mogwai – “Bitterness Centrifuge”

Next week, Scottish post-rockers Mogwai will release Atomic, a new album made up of reworkings of compositions from their soundtrack for the BBC documentary of
James Rettig | March 21, 2016 - 1:27 pm

Mogwai – “Ether” Video

Later this year, post-rock kings Mogwai will release Atomic, their score for Mark Cousins' BBC documentary of the same name. We've posted the warm, shimmering…
Tom Breihan | February 29, 2016 - 12:50 pm

Minor Victories – “A Hundred Ropes” Video

Minor Victories, the supergroup comprising Rachel Goswell from Slowdive, Stuart Braithwaite from Mogwai, Justin Lockey from Editors, and his brother James Lockey, teased some piquing…
Collin Robinson | February 22, 2016 - 11:48 am
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