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On Preoccupations’ New Material, The Darkness Broadens And The Craft Deepens

Ever since their official, self-titled debut in 2015 -- when they were still known as Viet Cong -- Preoccupations have never really stopped moving. A…
Ryan Leas | March 23, 2018 - 9:57 am

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Preoccupations – “Disarray” Video

Preoccupations, the Canadian postpunk four-piece who formerly recorded as Viet Cong, are coming back later this week with the new album New Material, and we've…
Tom Breihan | March 20, 2018 - 10:17 am

Preoccupations – “Antidote” Video

Next month, Preoccupations, the Canadian postpunk band formerly and contentiously known as Viet Cong, will follow up their 2016 self-titled album with a new one…
Tom Breihan | February 13, 2018 - 10:27 am

Preoccupations – “Espionage”

The band now known as Preoccupations have just announced their sophomore album, New Material. The follow-up to their 2016 self-titled will be out on 3/23.
James Rettig | January 16, 2018 - 10:17 am

Preoccupations – “Memory” Video

Preoccupations (fka Viet Cong) released their self-titled LP back in September by way of Jagjaguwar, and we've seen a few videos for some of the…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 1, 2016 - 11:09 am

Preoccupations – “Memory” (Feat. Wolf Parade’s Dan Boeckner)

Preoccupations (fka Viet Cong) will release their first album under their new name next week. We've heard two singles from it so far -- "Anxiety"
James Rettig | September 7, 2016 - 11:04 am

Preoccupations – “Degraded” Video

Preoccupations have shared a video for "Degraded," the second single from the Calgary band's first release since changing their name from Viet Cong. The clip,…
James Rettig | August 16, 2016 - 10:42 am

Preoccupations – “Degraded”

"Degraded" is our second preview of Preoccupations' self-titled LP, the Calgary band's first release since changing their name from Viet Cong. And like "Anxiety" before…
Chris DeVille | July 13, 2016 - 9:20 am

Preoccupations – “Anxiety” Video

Preoccupations -- the band formerly known as Viet Cong -- are back with a new album, the follow-up to the last year's at-the-time self-titled Viet
James Rettig | June 13, 2016 - 10:09 am

Viet Cong Change Name To Preoccupations

Viet Cong, the Canadian postpunk four-piece who released a great self-titled debut album last year, came under some fire because of their name, which many…
Tom Breihan | April 21, 2016 - 9:16 am