Forest Swords

The Top 50 Albums of 2017

The best albums of an exhausting year.

best albums of May Slowdive

The best albums of May 2017

A survey of the best albums of the month, including Slowdive, (Sandy) Alex G, Jlin and more.

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Album of the Week: Forest Swords – Compassion

Matthew Barnes finds hope and humanity amid dark landscapes.

Forest Swords new album Compassion

Forest Swords shares new track “Panic,” adds U.S. tour dates

Hear the third single from the UK producer’s latest album.

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Forest Swords announces new album, Compassion

Watch the video for “Arms Out.”

SXSW 2013

SXSW 2014: 15 Must-see bands

Who to see at SXSW this year, and when (if you want some friendly advice.)

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Forest Swords – “The Weight of Gold”

A conceptual, choreographed clip in front of the Dead Sea.

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Forest Swords to tour with How to Dress Well

Matthew Barnes also opening for Mogwai in Europe.

Record spinning one of the top 50 songs of 2013

Top 50 Songs of 2013

Treble counts down its Top 50 Songs of 2013, with a selection of tracks that made the year not just memorable, but musically amazing.

Top 10 Electronic Albums of 2013

Top 10 Electronic Albums of 2013

The electronic records that made us move in 2013, from eerie ambience to disco funk.

Forest Swords - Engravings

Forest Swords : Engravings

UK producer Matthew Barnes’ debut full-length stretches his extremes while staying true to eerie atmosphere.

Forest Swords - Engravings

Stream new Forest Swords album, Engravings

New full-length out next week.

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Forest Swords – “The Weight of Gold”

Natural and spacious, but still quite ominous.

Forest Swords - Engravings

Forest Swords announce new album, Engravings

Check out new track, “The Weight of Gold”

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Listen to new Forest Swords track, “Thor’s Stone”

A brand new ethereal jam following 2010’s Dagger Paths.

Baths' "Cerulean"


Five more amazing albums that slipped under our radar.