Posts tagged "Liturgy"

The 20 Best Avant Albums of 2015

Hard and fast boundaries don't mean much these days. M.I.A. would tell you as much, offering a big ol' "what's up with that?" at the…
Colin Joyce / December 9, 2015

Holding Out for a Guitar Hero: The Uncertain Future of the Six-String

For the next week, SPIN will be venturing into the great unknown to attempt to answer some questions (or at least hazard some guesses) about…
Andrew Unterberger / October 22, 2015

The 50 Best Rock Bands Right Now

A list celebrating rock bands in 2015? We don't see why not. Rock isn't at the center of the musical universe anymore, sure — maybe…
SPIN Staff / October 16, 2015

Try to Make Yourself a Work of Art: Liturgy’s Extra-Metal Ambition

Even when he’s not really trying, Hunter Hunt-Hendrix tends to deal in grandiose imagery. On one of those bitterly cold and unbearably bright late-January afternoons…
Colin Joyce / April 9, 2015

Review: Liturgy Won’t Be Your Thinkpiece Anymore on ‘The Ark Work’

The one word you can't escape when reading about Liturgy is "polarizing." On one side there are the experimentalists willing to embrace a metal album,…
J.J. Lang / March 27, 2015

Watch Liturgy Cover Shellac’s ‘Prayer to God’ A Cappella

Liturgy, the sourpusses behind SPIN's favorite metal album of 2011, stopped by the offices of the Onion A/V Club to cover one of their favorite…
Christopher R. Weingarten / August 28, 2012

Liturgy, ‘Aesthethica’ (Thrill Jockey)

Per the Greek root word of their second album's title, these Brooklyn black-metal theorists value beauty -- heaving, obsidian, tonsil-ripping beauty. On the a cappella,…
Spencer Kornhaber / May 10, 2011

So Many New Albums! Okkervil River + 14 More

Here's our take on the best and worst albums available online and in record stores Tuesday, May 10:…
SPIN Staff / May 10, 2011