Primal Scream

Review: Primal Scream Do the Safety Dance on ‘Chaosmosis’

Primal Scream should not be the kind of band people still care about, much less one who in 2016 gets to handpick Sky Ferreira and…
Dan Weiss / March 23, 2016

‘We’re the Junkie F**king Band!’: Bobby Gillespie on Ten Weird Primal Scream Songs

Over their 30-plus-year career, Scottish rock'n'roll wild bunch Primal Scream have covered more ground than entire scenes' worth of bands. They've dipped into hippie, acid-house utopianism…
Andrew Unterberger / March 17, 2016

Here’s Primal Scream’s Glossy New Video With Sky Ferreira for ‘Where The Light Gets In’

Though Primal Scream's new duet with Sky Ferreira — "Where The Light Gets In" off the Scottish band's upcoming Chaosmosis, due March 18 — initially…
Brennan Carley / February 1, 2016

Primal Scream Announce New Album ‘Chaosmosis’

Long-running psych explorers Primal Scream — who made one of SPIN's 300 Best Albums of the Last 30 Years — will return in early 2016…
Colin Joyce / December 7, 2015

Primal Scream Guitarist Robert ‘Throb’ Young Is Dead at 49

Former Primal Scream guitarist Robert "Throb" Young has died at the age of 49. According to The Guardian, he was found dead in his Sussex home…
Dan Reilly / September 11, 2014

Primal Scream’s Bobby Gillespie Talks Lush New Album ‘More Light’

In the 26 years that Primal Scream have been actively releasing full-length records, they've traversed tremendous ground. From the bleary house-indebted psychedelia that populated early…
Colin Joyce / May 17, 2013

Primal Scream’s Kevin Shields-Assisted ‘More Light’ LP Comes to America in June

Primal Scream have teased their upcoming 10th album, More Light, for months now, rattling off the LP's star-studded guest list, pontificating about its "orchestral" and…
Kyle McGovern / April 23, 2013

Watch Primal Scream Declare ‘It’s Alright, It’s OK’ From 1970s Soapbox

Primal Scream repped for "21st century slaves, a peasant underclass" during "2013," the opening track off the psych-lifers' upcoming More Light LP (due May 6…
Kyle McGovern / April 4, 2013

Primal Scream Reunite With Kevin Shields, Wage Class Warfare in Brutal ‘2013’ Video

Primal Scream's biggest cultural influence came with 1991 album Screamadelica, when they set a hippies-turned-ravers template for psychedelically inclined rockers embracing what was then not yet…
Marc Hogan / February 18, 2013

Primal Scream Will Shed ‘More Light’ With New Album in May

Scotrock lifers Primal Scream will return this May with their 10th studio album, titled More Light, according to DJ and producer David Holmes. Earlier today…
Kyle McGovern / January 11, 2013

Odd Couples: 50 Cent & Robbie Williams, Katy & Kitty Perry!

It's official. Music really does bring people together. Usually, collaborations occur between the sonically likeminded, but recently a whole spree of batshit-crazy partnerships have popped…
Melissa Goldstein / January 22, 2009

Bruce Springsteen, Liars, Spiritualized Cover Suicide

Happy birthday indeed! Bruce Springsteen, Primal Scream, Spiritualized, Liars, Klaxons, and Nick Cave's Grinderman, among others, will honor the 70th birthday of Suicide frontman and…
Larry Fitzmaurice / June 25, 2008