An Essential Guide to Superchunk

The plethora new sounds that exploded out the ’90s was staggering. And while many the decade’s most singular artists continue to do great things both in the mainstream and the underground,  few have remained as artistically ambitious, consistent and wedded to their original ethos as Chapel Hill, NC quartet Superchunk. Certainly none sounded like they

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Numero Group reissues pioneering nature sounds catalog Environments via iOS app

A new take on old tunes. Numero Group have reissued Irv Treibel’s pioneering field recording collection Environments (Syntonic Research, Inc.) not on wax, but through an iOS app. Treibel’s work was a monumental catalog natures sounds released on vinyl from 1969-1979. The app, available on both iPhone and iPad, collects 14 hours Treibel’s psychoacoustic recordings

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Jono and Tony of Above & Beyond Speak on Documentary

After a year incredible and sensational shows, Above & Beyond is ready to take their upcoming Abramorama documentary, ““, for a tour around the world. The documentary follows the careers the British trio from the early days, right up to their recent performances, including performances at the Royal Albert Hall, the Sydney Opera House and the

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See inside Nils Frahm's analog studio

Originally published by The Vinyl Factory Take a tour the incredible with FACT TV. Located on the banks the River Spree in the East Berlin, Funkhaus is one the city’s most iconic buildings. Constructed in the 1950s with the typically austere grandeur much the city’s Soviet architecture, it was designed to house world-class recording facilities

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Above & Beyond Made 30 Tracks While Writing Common Ground

The day we have all been anticipating for well over a year is finally here. Above & Beyond‘s fourth studio album, “”, has ficially been released on the trio’s own Anjunabeats label. The English trance group comprised Jono Grant, Tony McGuinness and Paavo Siljamäki is known for producing music that brings people together. Their music brings fans

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Colin Stetson on the restraint and all-out chaos of his first horror score Hereditary

The saxophone virtuoso discusses Hereditary which premieres this weekend at Sundance. Colin Stetson, the saxophonist best known for playing with Bon Iver and Arcade Fire, has long been praised for his cinematic solo compositions, something exemplified on 2011’s stunning New History Warfare Vol. 2: Judges. It was hardly surprising then when a track from that

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The 10 best film and TV scores of 2017

From Stranger Things 2 to Good Time.  2017 was a year that sent tremors through Hollywood, the debacle at this February’s Oscars foreshadowing even greater debacles to come as the year unfurled. From the revelations about Harvey Weinstein to Disney’s purchase Fox all the way to some very big budget box fice flops, it was a

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Silento – "Wild" (Acoustic Version) – Video!

Silento says: “I decided that doing an Acoustic Version my new single which is title “Wild” was something I saw done and said to myself why not give my fans a little something different or you could even say extra besides just shooting another video I wanted to show a different side me. I’ve always

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