Hear our picks for the albums worth checking out today.
Some songs live a second life, while some are never to be heard from again.
<i>Pink Flag</i>, <i>Chairs Missing</i> and <i>154</i> to be released with extra discs of bonus material.
Plus recording artists in residence Cate Le Bon and Bradford Cox.
Wire‘s Colin Newman is reissuing his first three solo albums—1980′s A-Z, 1981′s provisionally entitled the singing fish and 1982′s Not To—on CD and vinyl via his own label, Sentient Sonics. His debut was originally released on Beggars Banquet, and the second and third on 4AD. The three albums were recorded after Wire’s hiatus following 1979′s […]
Punk always had a way with rhythm. From The Ramones to punk’s many offshoots, an incessant beat was crucial to drive every otherwise obnoxious complaint home. When it comes to music with a message, no one made it all gel like Wire did in their prime. On album number 15, Nocturnal Koreans, they stretch themselves […]