Siouxsie & the Banshees: A Brief History


It is rather troubling to realise that very few people are aware of the influence that punk/post-punk/goth/post-goth/post-pop group Siouxsie & the Banshees has had over many of the artists that we listen to regularly today – Garbage, PJ Harvey, Björk, Marilyn Manson and LCD Soundsystem to name a few. Without them, the world of rock [...]

Listen: School of Seven Bells Cover Siouxsie and the Banshees


For this years record store day, School of Seven Bells took on the seminal Kiss Them For Me, bringing their own synthy-shoegaze inspired sound to the track. You can listen to the track at the bottom of the article. The song follows the release of the groups third full length, critically acclaimed LP entitled Ghostory. [...]

New True Blood Soundtrack

I’m a fan of BRMC (Black Rebel Motorcycle Club) and True Blood, too, though I have to admit that I’m not completely up to date on watching, since I don’t really watch TV in realtime unless it’s lounge news or BookTV. But when I got the low-down on the series’ Volume 3 soundtrack, I got [...]