Posts tagged "Refused"

Review: Refused Are F**king Undead on ‘Freedom’

So, Refused are f—king alive. But nearly two decades after their implosion-cum-self-righteous suicide, who would’ve thought that their vision of punk’s future would sorta sound like…
Colin Joyce / July 1, 2015

Refused’s New Punk Creed: You Are Part of the Problem

“I just got these jeans,” Refused drummer David Sandström says as he stands up for a SPIN photo shoot. Like the strapping, dapper percussionist, every…
Rachel Brodsky / June 26, 2015

Refused Are Streaming Reunion Album ‘Freedom’ in Full

Refused’s long-awaited reunion album Freedom comes out next week on Epitaph records. They’ve already released a few singles, including the mightily riffing “Dawkins Christ” and “Francafrique,”…
Colin Joyce / June 23, 2015

Refused Reveal Nature’s Dark Side in ‘Dawkins Christ’ Video

A few weeks shy of releasing their long-awaited follow-up to 1998 hardcore staple The Shape of Punk to Come, Refused have a new video out for single…
Rachel Brodsky / June 17, 2015

Refused Share New Volcanic Riffer ‘Dawkins Christ’

Following the previous advance tracks, “Elektra” and “Françafrique,” Refused have released the third new song off the upcoming Freedom LP — their first since 1998’s…
Andrew Unterberger / June 11, 2015

Watch Refused Cover Black Flag’s ‘My War’ and Fugazi’s ‘Bed for the Scraping’

Refused are close to releasing their long-awaited follow-up to 1998’s The Shape of Punk to Come, and to celebrate, the Swedish hardcore-punk outfit performed a secret…
Rachel Brodsky / May 28, 2015

SPIN Singles Mix: A$AP Rocky, Neon Indian, DJ Koze, and More

Welcome to SPIN‘s Singles Mix! SPIN staffers have rounded up their favorite, must-hear tracks for your personal playlists. Collecting the finest from Harlem’s rap king,…
SPIN Staff / May 27, 2015

Refused Offer a Taste of ‘Françafrique’ From New Album ‘Freedom’

Last month, the Swedish hardcore vets Refused announced that they’d return this year with Freedom, their first album in 17 years. After sharing “Elektra,” they’ve now…
Brennan Carley / May 26, 2015

SPIN Singles Mix: Juan Wauters, Refused, George FitzGerald, and More

Welcome to SPIN‘s Singles Mix! SPIN staffers have rounded up their favorite, must-hear tracks for your personal playlists. Collecting the finest from reunited Swedish hardcore…
SPIN Staff / April 28, 2015

Refused Announce First Album in 17 Years, ‘Freedom’

Refused are fucking alive. After declaring that “Refused Are Fucking Dead” in 1998, the Swedish hardcore act have reformed and announced plans to release their first…
Rachel Brodsky / April 27, 2015

Stream INVSN’s Fierce Post-Punk Debut, From Refused’s Dennis Lyxzen

Post-hardcore buffs beware: Refused's firecracker of a frontman Dennis Lyxzén has returned. Though the sneering/spitting/shouting spirit certainly informs the work of his new-ish band INVSN,…
Chris Martins / September 20, 2013

Fun Fun Fun Fest 2012’s 20 Best Sets

This past weekend, Austin's seventh annual Fun Fun Fun Fest saw the once-modest, mid-autumn gathering finally metamorphose from off-season distraction to a festival-season staple capable…
David Bevan / November 5, 2012

Watch Refused Make Brilliant, Long-Overdue TV Debut

Swedish hardcore greats Refused reunited earlier this year for their first shows since 1998, including one of the best sets at Coachella. Making their U.S.
Marc Hogan / July 19, 2012

Coachella 2012: Pulp, Frank Ocean, Refused Lead Friday’s 10 Best Sets

Didn't make it to Coachella but want to know what you missed? Heading to Coachella's first-ever second weekend and need to know who to catch?
SPIN Staff / April 14, 2012

See Refused Play Two Songs at Unannounced Reunion Show

The long-defunct Swedish hardcore punk rockers who once sang "Refused Are Fucking Dead" are … very much alive. Refused, which broke up in late 1998…
Marc Hogan / March 1, 2012