David Metcalfe

Interview: Swans crafts “total experience” on double album The Seer

The Seer, the new double album that follows Swans’ productive 2010 reunion and studio ...

Six Organs of Admittance

Review: Six Organs of Admittance’s Ascent

An undulating, tripped-out space opera, Ascent is the latest from guitarist Ben Chasny’s psych-folk ...

Maynard James Keenan

Interview: Maynard James Keenan’s desert adventures — in winemaking

While the world’s been caught up with his musical prowess, Maynard James Keenan — ...

Lungfish

Review: Lungfish’s ACR 1999

With a stripped-down production style, ACR 1999 — a recording session from ’99 at ...

Killing Joke

Killing Joke: Honoring the Fire

Reunited with its original lineup for the first time since 1982, Killing Joke is ...

Swans: An Art-Rock Ensemble’s Raw Return to Form

With My Father Will Guide Me Up a Rope to the Sky, songwriter Michael ...

Tango Saloon

The Tango Saloon: Transforming Tango in the 21st Century

Led by multi-instrumentalist Julian Curwin and buoyed by a healthy sense of humor, The ...