Posts tagged "mogwai"

Mogwai to Release Comprehensive Hits and Rarities Set, ‘Central Belters’

Scottish post-punk minor deities Mogwai have announced Central Belters, a sweeping collection of hits and rarities from their 20-year history as a band. Below, find the…
Harley Brown / June 24, 2015

Mogwai to Share Scrapped ’90s Album

Mogwai just released their eighth album Rave Tapes in January, but the Scottish post-rock band have big plans for later this year. First up is a…
Mike Ayers / March 21, 2014

Mogwai Prep Bonus-Stuffed ‘Rave Tapes: Deluxe Box Set’

On January 21, post-rock luminaries Mogwai will return with Rave Tapes, the follow-up to 2011’s Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will. The Scottish five-piece,…
Kyle McGovern / December 9, 2013

Mogwai Leader Pens Touching Farewell to ATP Festival

Sunday, December 1, marked the final installment of All Tomorrow’s Parties flagship festival series in Camber Sands, England. The artist-curated camping weekender has been held at…
Chris Martins / December 3, 2013

Mogwai Head to Hawaii for Beguiling ‘The Lord Is Out of Control’ Video

Mogwai’s new album remains tantalizingly tough to pin down. The first taste from the Scottish post-rock survivors’ upcoming Rave Tapes was “Remurdered,” an eerie slow-builder that neatly…
Marc Hogan / December 2, 2013

Mogwai Preview ‘Rave Tapes’ LP With Roiling, Synth-y ‘Remurdered’

Being permanently saddled with a descriptor like "post-rock" means never having to take genre restrictions too seriously. Mogwai have announced plans to release Rave Tapes,…
Marc Hogan / October 28, 2013

10 Albums You Can Hear Now: How to Destroy Angels, Johnny Marr, Atoms for Peace, More

Friday’s finally here! Celebrate the oncoming weekend by strapping on a pair of headphones and streaming the 10 albums below. 1) How to Destroy Angels,…
Kyle McGovern / February 22, 2013

Hear Mogwai’s Full, Surprisingly Low-Key ‘Les Revenants’ Soundtrack Album

Mogwai have amassed their considerable cult with the intense, sprawling post-rock instrumentals of 2011’s Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will and 1997’s landmark debut…
Marc Hogan / February 19, 2013

Mogwai Release Haunting Score for French Zombie Show ‘Les Revenants’

The title of Mogwai's last glorious full-length foray into apocalyptic post-rock suggested that these Scots are on the #YOLO train: Hardcore Will Never Die, But…
Chris Martins / December 21, 2012

10 Albums You Can Hear Now: Rage Against the Machine, Ke$ha, Sufjan Stevens, Mogwai

Another bounty of full-album streams is upon us. Clear your day and hit that play. 1) Rage Against the Machine, Rage Against the Machine XX.
Chris Martins / November 28, 2012

Stream Mogwai’s Ferocious Remix Album ‘A Wrenched Virile Lore’

If hardcore did die, it would probably come back as a remix album; at least, that's what Scottish post-rock deities Mogwai seem to be saying…
Harley Brown / November 27, 2012

Mogwai’s ‘Hardcore Will Never Die But You Will’ Gets Remixed Into ‘A Wretched Virile Lore’

Scottish post-rock slayers Mogwai have commissioned a full-length remix set featuring a diverse set of contributors' takes on songs from their incredibly well-named 2011 Sub…
Chris Martins / October 5, 2012

Primavera’s Best Moments: Pulp, Warpaint & More!

For some 140,000 fans in Barcelona this weekend at the San Miguel Primavera Sound festival, music wasn't just "alternative," but an alternative. Last week unemployment…
Peter Gaston / May 31, 2011

Mogwai, ‘Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will’ (Sub Pop)

These builders of instrumental skyscrapers have evolved almost imperceptibly: Casual listeners won't find massive differences between the Scots' seventh album and 1997's classic debut Mogwai…
Josh Modell / February 15, 2011

WATCH: Exclusive Video from New Mogwai DVD

Scottish experimental rockers Mogwai have never been the sort of band that hogs a spotlight, or preens for the cameras, and in Burning, their new…
Peter Gaston / August 23, 2010

Best & Worst of All Points West: Day 3

BEST SET OF THE DAYFor all the you-know-how-I-know-you're-gay jokes Coldplay has to endure, give them credit for embracing the joke themselves."Let's practice some singing," Chris…
Ray Padgett / August 3, 2009

Mogwai Call Blur Reunion “Disastrous”

Well, we know at least one band that won't be sending "congratulations" balloons to Damon Albarn and Co.
Melissa Goldstein / December 15, 2008

New Albums from TV on the Radio, Kings of Leon, and 6 More

Here's a rundown of the albums available online and in record stores today: TV on the Radio, Dear ScienceRock's most visionary crew create a masterful…
SPIN Staff / September 23, 2008


What? With song titles such as "I'm Jim Morrison, I'm Dead" and "I Love You, I'm Going To Blow Up Your School," it's easy to…
Larry Fitzmaurice / September 17, 2008