Lars Gotrich

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Viking's Choice: Cosmic Death Metal, Blackened String Music, Russian Straight-Edge

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

New music from Blood Incantation, Maria W Horn, Vital Force, Forest of Tygers and Envy highlight a playlist of heavy, heady music.


Viking's Choice: Neoclassical Ambient, Glitchy Metal, Psychedelic Japanese Groove

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Swedish composer Kajsa Lindgren blurs memory and reality, Liturgy makes a metallic mess and OOIOO squiggles a trippy hypnosis on this week's playlist.


Ozzy Osbourne Announces First Solo Album In 10 Years, 'Ordinary Man'

Friday, November 08, 2019

Do we really have Post Malone to thank for a new Ozzy Obsourne album? Hear "Under the Graveyard" from Ordinary Man, due out early 2020.


Viking's Choice: Turntable Noise, Metallic Hardcore, Hobbitwave

Tuesday, November 05, 2019

You suddenly find yourself in a white room. A playlist spins turntablist Maria Chávez, Counterparts' rip-up-the-pit breakdowns and Tuluum Shimmering's hairy ambient. How do you feel?


Viking's Choice: Sound-Foraging Ambient, Dank Drone And Spanish Dance-Pop

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

M. Sage pours a bubble bath bog of komische bliss, Deathprod returns with his first album in 15 years and Madrid's Cristina Quesada channels Saint Etienne on this week's playlist.


Dan Deacon Announces New Album With A Music Video Full Of Creepy Crawlies

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

"Sat by a Tree" stars actor and comedian Aparna Nancherla as... a decomposing corpse, in celebration of life. Very Deacon.


Kesha Announces New Album 'High Road' With Gospel-Inspired Single 'Raising Hell'

Thursday, October 24, 2019

The great and good Kesha just wants to party hard before she gets to heaven. Who are we to judge?


Viking's Choice: New Sounds Now, New Sounds Forever

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Music moves culture forward. Auditory illusions, hellish black metal and meditative drum-dance music mix together on this week's playlist.


Viking's Choice: From Christian Punk To 2 Live Crew, Music Podcasts For Your Commute

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Listen to playlist of music podcasts, featuring 2 Live Crew's battle for freedom of speech, the '90s Christian punk renaissance a Pakistani sibling duo's New Wave obsession.


Viking's Choice: Minimalist Rock And Roll, Sahrawi Folk Music, Motorcycle Synth

Tuesday, October 08, 2019

Real Life Rock & Roll Band applies minimalist techniques to its countrified motorik-emo and essential reissues rescue El Wali's Sarahan desert jams and Patrick Cowley's synth rippers.


FKA Twigs Is A Cosmic Navel-Gazer In 'Home With You' Video

Monday, October 07, 2019

FKA twigs' self-directed video for the quiet, spacious "home with you" takes us from the club to the serenity of home.


Arthur Russell's Major Label Demos To Be Released As 'Iowa Dream'

Friday, October 04, 2019

Iowa Dream, out Nov. 15, offers to peel back another layer of Arthur Russell's idiosyncratic sense of sound. A newly released single from the record is extremely promising.


Kim Shattuck, An Enduring Presence In L.A. Punk, Dead At 56

Thursday, October 03, 2019

In addition to fronting The Muffs, The Pandoras and The Coolies, Shattuck lent her talents to a wide swath of some of L.A.'s most-beloved bands.


Viking's Choice: Desert Death Metal, Heavy Pink Psych And Japanese Grindcore

Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Gatecreeper's no-frills death metal offers a masterclass in buzzsaw songcraft, Twink returns to apocalyptic psych and Gridlink's Takafumi Matsubara gets a worldwide assist on his solo debut.


The 5 Wildest Tiny Desk Concerts

Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Soak up an insane frenzy of high-kick histrionics, pounded pianos and berserker bagpipes, with a confetti cannon thrown in for good measure.


Mount Eerie Revisits 'Lost Wisdom' In Part 2 Of His Album With Julie Doiron

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

After two albums and a live record that grieved the death of his wife Geneviève Castrée, Phil Elverum not so much returns, but revisits an older Mount Eerie to reshape the elastic meaning of love.


Viking's Choice: Japanese Prog-Rock, Heavy Shoegaze, Demented Dancehall

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

On this week's playlist, Koenjihyakkei's operatic punk-prog opus gets a vital reissue, Lacing bursts a sweet melody through cloudy shoegaze and a Swiss-Togo duo injects noise into the riddim.


Viking's Choice: Cracked Music From The Nurse With Wound List, Hypercolor Rave, More

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Nurse With Wound's influential list of 291 experimental artists finally gets the compilation treatment, plus a toxic banger from noise-rock trio Buildings and rhapsodic rave music by Octo Octa.


Mandy Moore Releases First Original Song In 10 Years, 'When I Wasn't Watching'

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

"The idea of diving back into music after so much time and personal change was really intimidating to me for a while," says Moore of creating her new album, which she began working on early this year.


R.E.M. Releases A Single From The Vaults To Benefit Hurricane Dorian Victims

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Originally written for the 2001 album Reveal, this 2004 version was recorded in Nassau, Bahamas.