Black Is the Night, Metal We Fight

Drew Daniel from Matmos is about to release a metal cover album with his side project The Soft Pink Truth. The album reimagines metal songs as rave and house tracks and, as Stereogum puts it, “comes together as a fascinating glimpse into the mind of Daniel processing being a gay fan of black metal."  The …

https://player.vimeo.com/api/player.js Nirvana is one of those bands that are almost impossible to cover. Not only are they iconic, but they are perfect within the conventions of their genre, heck, they established the rules and then tore them down themselves. So to make a cover work, you need to go in a different but equally intense …

James Blake released two new tracks today, Order (link) and Pan. They’re minimal, electronic, instrumental, reduced, experimental and hauting. They’re not as brilliant as ‘Limit to Your Love’ but well worth a listen.  (via Intro)