Live Review: Zammuto at The Basement

Zammuto The Basement

Back in June, The Books’ former half Nick Zammuto opened for Explosions in the Sky at the historic Ryman Auditorium. Replacing Paul de Jong with an arsenal of top-notch musicians and a solo moniker, Zammuto rebounded from The Books’ breakup with astounding tact. I had the opportunity to talk with him back during their first [...]

Interview: Nick Zammuto talks The Books, his solo project and beyond


“I’m worried about harming the sanctity of this venue,” Nick Zammuto jokes as we climb the red carpet blanketing the ornate lobby stairwell. This is his first time perusing the halls of the Ryman Auditorium, a venue vastly different from the locales he has grown accustomed to touring alongside Explosions in the Sky for the [...]

Watch: Explosions in the Sky – Postcard from 1952

Explosions in the Sky

Staying aligned with the groups quality-over-quantity approach to music videos, Explosions in the Sky released a video for “Postcards from 1952.” Only the third video released by the group, the track is off last year’s Take Care, Take Care, Take Care. The video was created by Peter Simonite, who was also the cinematographer for Terence [...]