Tagged: My Bloody Valentine


Download My Bloody Valentine’s First Album in 22 Years

Update 2/5/2013: Stream the album above, via the band’s YouTube. … If you can get their website to work, that is. Frontman Kevin Shields first talked up the very long awaited album last year in … read more »

POSTED February 2, 2013 8:41PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Staff Selects Playlist: Before and After Loveless

Every week, a different FADER editor compiles a playlist to highlight a new release and give you a guide to that artist’s web of influences and peers. These Staff Selects live in our Spotify app, … read more »

POSTED November 8, 2012 11:30AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Schnipper’s Slept On: I Was a Nordic Music Prize Judge

Each Tuesday, FADER editor Matthew Schnipper highlights an underappreciated release he thinks we need to know about. This week it’s Olaf Arnald’s Innundir Skinni, unofficial runner up for the Nordic Music Prize. Listen to the … read more »

POSTED February 22, 2011 6:24PM IN SLEPT ON Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Andrew Weatherall, FACT Mix 85 MP3

When we recently chatted with Andrew Weatherall, he told us he based the lyrics for his debut solo album, A Pox on the Pioneers (released today), on noir films and Dashiell Hammett novels, then told … read more »

POSTED September 21, 2009 12:57PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Coachella 2009 – Sunday Photos

Featuring the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, My Bloody Valentine, Devendra Banhart, The Cure, Lykke Li, Antony and the Johnsons and Peter Bjorn and John. read more »

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My Bloody Valentine To Curate ATP Nightmare Before Christmas, Bunch More Old People Confirmed

ATP have confirmed shoegaze forebearers (and seemingly ATP poster children as of late) My Bloody Valentine will be the curators of this year’s Nightmare Before Christmas. read more »

POSTED April 15, 2009 12:26PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , , ,


Nearly four years ago now, Edmonton quintet Faunts came out of nowhere with an album of blistering, mercurial post-rock/shoegaze that ranked right up with greats like Young Team and Nowhere, that left pink-pop/noise aficionados slack-jawed and awed in its wake. But four years is eons in terms of a band, and echoing the changes of the world around them, Faunts’ second full-length record is, in terms of pure sound, a vast departure from their debut. read more »

POSTED April 6, 2009 12:39PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , ,

My Bloody Valentine Extend Their U.S. Stay After Coachella For West Coast Dates

Thank the shoegaze gods, even those of us not lucky enough to be in California around Coachella-time this year will still have a chance to see My Bloody Valentine — they’ll be playing a handful of shows out west after they finish up at the festival. read more »

POSTED March 12, 2009 7:35PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,

Hopewell Announces Details Of Good Good Desperation Release

The funny thing about Hopewell is that they have been sorely overlooked by those who like the psychedelic, dreamy pop being made by bands like Animal Collective, Dungen or to a lesser degree, Dirty Projectors, mainly because they brewed their cred in upstate New York versus Manhattan or Brooklyn. But that might change with the release of Good Good Desperation in May. read more »

POSTED March 11, 2009 4:48PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

High Diving Ponies – "Muppets"

Many musicians try different sounds, vibes and configurations before hitting on one that seems to ring true. Josh Thomas had been through a couple of different bands prior to landing on the post-shoe gaze freak-out that is Kansas City’s High Diving Ponies. read more »

POSTED March 5, 2009 8:42PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , , , , , , ,