Brendan Dabkowski

Mogwai

Interview: Mogwai balances a maturing sound with film scoring

Over its Satan phobia, the Scottish pack of absurdist instrumentalists blazes a new sonic ...

Murmur

MP3 Premiere: Murmur’s “Zeta II Reticuli”

Chicago experimental-metal quartet Murmur’s “Zeta II Reticuli” comprises fuzzy, black-metal menace and obvious punk-rock ...

Obits

Obits: Nonchalant Rock ‘n’ Roll

Chicago-based Obits has an impressive pedigree (Hot Snakes, Drive Like Jehu), but these days ...

Low

Record Review: Low’s C’mon

Low: C’mon (Sub Pop, 4/12/11) Low: “Try to Sleep” [audio:http://alarm-magazine.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/8631.mp3|titles=Low: “Try to Sleep”] After ...

Melvins

The Melvins’ Buzz Osborne on The Bride Screamed Murder

Like a dog’s jaw clamping down determinedly on a small, dead animal and refusing ...