Tag Archives: The Knife

Top albums of 2013: 2

Overview | Part 1 | Part 3 | Mentions | Longlist The Knife – Shaking the Habitual In a time when social inequality is widening, it’s depressing that indie music is so lacking in protest. By explicitly challenging the status quo on matters of the … Continue reading

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The Playlist, pt. 2

Listen on: Spotify / we7* 8. Thomas Adès – Asyla: 1: ‘Ecstasio’ (Daniel Barenboim; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra) Asyla’s opening movement is named after the rave culture’s drug of choice, and its house beat harks back to Adès’ experience … Continue reading

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