Post Punk

tours announced: Bob Seger, The Mercury Program, Bernice, ESG, Nadia Reid, more

The following new tours were announced. Check the Tour Dates category every day for more.<p><b>THE MERCURY PROGRAM</b><p>Post-rockers The Mercury Program …

Bob Seger

Tentenko Is Japanese Pop Music's Greatest Weirdo

The ex-idol's first solo release outside of Japan, which you can listen to right now, is catchy, blissful, and brilliantly inventive.<p>Tentenko's first solo release outside of Japan is one of the most inventive, replayable, and mercurial pop records I've heard so far this year. The self-titled LP, …


Brits in Hot Weather #6: Fröst, Peter Ibbetson, Vulgarians, Dahlia Sleeps, Freddie Frampton

Welcome one and all to another brand-spanking new edition of Brits in Hot Weather. If you thought the last edition was good, then this one is …


Your must-hear Merseyside music for September is this way

Festival season is pretty much done with, so what now? Business as usual, that’s what.<p>Much of our local talent has been releasing new music alongside …


Reviews | Beak

Barrow, Fuller and Young with a third album of Beak> wrongness – sharper this time but just as uncanny<p>Beak> are a band very much out of time. They’ve …


No Exit #6 w/ Celldöd (14.09.2018) 14.09.2018

Swedish artist Celldöd plays over an hour of his post-punk, wave and<br>experimental influences.<p>Facebook []<br>SoundCloud …


Review: Voivod Recapture Their Proggy Eighties Glory on ‘The Wake’

Voivod formed in 1982, and after only five years, the Quebec thrash-gone-prog quartet was pretty much impossible to mistake for any other band. Their …



Photos All Rights Reserved / © Tim Bugbee<p>They say variety is the spice of life, if that’s true for bills, this Saturday night’s lineup was a …


Menace Beach Pick Up Where They Left Off with 'Black Rainbow Sound'

Using indie rock as their main platform, Menace Beach has been exploring the trajectories of the genre with adjacent sounds in noise rock and …


6 new albums from Seattle artists you need to hear

A stable of Seattle music luminaries, including Mudhoney, Navvi and Cumulus, release strong new albums on Sept. 28.

Alternative Music

Review: Touching the Void, Bristol Old Vic

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Bristol, UK

Beak> elevate themselves above side project status with the resounding >>>

The Bristol-based trio have succeeded in distilling their primary influences into a recognisable signature sound


How Rei Kawakubo, Valentino, Kim Jones, and Others See the Color Pink

Pink five different ways, from a new exhibition at the Museum at FIT.<p>Perhaps no other color has undergone as many transformations in the cultural subconscious as pink. It’s been trivial (think “Think Pink”); it’s been political (the ubiquitous pussy hats at the 2017 Women’s March); it’s defined a …

Rei Kawakubo

What's that song that goes like this? Ask your Apple HomePod

No doubt you've heard about Apple's new iPhones it announced last week. Do you also know that it enabled new features for the Apple HomePod ($349 at Walmart) as well? One specifically lets you search for songs by their lyrics.<p>So when an annoying earworm strikes, you can scratch that musical itch …


First Listen: Smith & Mighty - Tumblin' (Death March)

Celebrating 30 years since their first release, seminal Bristol production duo Smith & Mighty are releasing a new compilation of unreleased material! …

Massive Attack

Loose Canon - Monday 17th September 2018 (#285)

Two hours of new cutting-edge alternative/ experimental/ punk/ post-punk/ no wave/ darkwave/ shoegaze/ psychedelia/ dreampop/ quirky pop and other …


It all adds up to music

A band from Shillong will bring a rare musical sound to a SoBo venue<p><i>(From left) Denzil Swer, Meban Lyngdoh, Pynshai Kharshandi and Sonny Taba of Sky</i> …

Royal Opera House

Download Festival Australia 2019

The band’s frontman offers a new status update.<p>by September 10, 2018, 4:53pm<p>3 comments<p>Metallica’s Worldwired tour will continue into 2019.<p>by …

Music Festivals

Weird Al emerged, post-punk exploded, and DJing matured in 1981

<i>To commemorate 60 years of the</i> Billboard <i>Hot 100</i><i>, Off The Charts revisits each year since it was established to spotlight songs and artists that</i> …

Post Punk

Cosey Club: Fixmer/Mccarthy, Broken English Club, Richard D. Clouston

Line-up /<p>Fixmer McCarthy, Broken English Club, Richard D. Clouston<p>Following a highly acclaimed sell-out party in November, Cosey Club returns to …


DJ Mamma Casserole Mixes Eclectic Musical Fun and Social Activism on the Decks

DJ Mamma Casserole loves to play music that has "a whole lot of sensuality and the Devil in it." by Dave Segal"When I spin, I feel like I’m going on …

Social Activism

Stephen Kent: Cross-Cultural Music with Ancient Roots

When world multi-instrumentalist and composer Stephen Kent was an infant growing up in Uganda, his parents told him that every full moon, there were …

Indigenous Australians

Diana Radar’s new video Growing is a slice of careless DIY glory

Earlier this year, with the release of their track <i>Sex Sells</i>, we were immediately introduced to the slick post-punk sounds of Melbourne’s <b>Diana …

Music (Australia)

Premiere: Sextile - 'Disco'

Every country interpreted punk in their own way.<p>Less of a sound and more of an approach, an idea, punk's dissemination led to the flowering of dark …

Gun Control

Things To Do Today In London: Tuesday 18 September 2018

What we're reading:<p>London department stores "smash" their windows in the name of women's suffrage.<br>• One man's search for London's best 'Best Kebab'.<br>• A …

Travel (UK)

Premiere: Italia 90 - New Factory

The London four-piece return with a raucous splinter of post-punk energy.

New Singles

Artist Daniel Richter Comes To London For His Exhibition Inspired By Post-Punk

Renowned gallery, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac London (also host to today’s Victoria Beckham catwalk show) is now exhibiting a body of work by the Berlin-based artist, Daniel Richter.<p>The show, <i>I Should Have Known Better</i> is his first solo exhibition in London following his major mid-career retrospective …


Fall arts preview 2018: Top 10 music picks this season

The busiest San Diego summer concert season in memory is coming to an end. So is the most star-packed lineup of September concerts in memory, which …

San Diego

Fresh Fruit #29 w/ The Frosch Prince 15.09.2018

The Frosch Prince returns for your 4 weekly dose of post punk, punk, rock, neo<br>folk and pretty much anything else with six strings and a mic.

Post Punk

Interpol brings 'Marauder' to Royal Oak Music Theatre

click to enlarge<p>Nothing calls to mind the sweet age of indie rock quite like the musical stylings of Interpol, who first formally shimmied into our …

Interpol (Band)