Preoccupations : Arrangements

A savage and forceful return from the Calgary post-punk group

Preoccupations tour

Preoccupations announce fall tour with Metz

The two Canadian bands make their way across North America in November and December.

Protomartyr Preoccupations split 7-inch

Protomartyr and Preoccupations to release split 7-inch ahead of co-headlining tour

Hear Protomartyr’s cover of Preoccupations’ “Forbidden.”

Protomartyr Preoccupations co-headlining tour

Protomartyr and Preoccupations announce co-headlining tour dates

Two contemporary post-punk bands bringing darkness on the road together.

OctFest 2018 lineup

Vince Staples, Flaming Lips, Chic to play OctFest 2018

Plus Preoccupations, Saba, Flasher, Yo La Tengo and more.

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Preoccupations : New Material

Despite the prevalent darkness, the Canadian post-punk outfit’s third album features some of their best songs yet.

Preoccupations new video

Preoccupations share trippy video for “Antidote”

See the psychedelic visual for the band’s new single.

Preoccupations tour dates

Preoccupations announces spring tour dates

Calgary post-punk band lines up more shows in support of self-titled album.

Shame Drunk Tank Pink review

Album of the Week: Preoccupations – Preoccupations

The band formerly known as Viet Cong emerges anew with a personal best.


Preoccupations share 11-minute new track, “Memory”

Hear the massive centerpiece from the band’s new album.

Treble’s 20 Most Anticipated Albums of fall 2016

The 20 albums we can’t wait to get our ears on this fall.

Preoccupations share hallucinatory animated video for “Degraded”

A colorful animation guides the upbeat post-punk track.

Secretly Group launches Secretly Society vinyl subscription service

Secretly Group, the label group that includes Secretly Canadian, Jagjaguwar and Dead Oceans, has just…

Preoccupations share new track “Degraded,” add tour dates

Preoccupations, the band formerly known as Viet Cong, have shared another new track from their…

Preoccupations new album

Preoccupations announce new album, video for “Anxiety”

Preoccupations, the band formerly known as Viet Cong, has just announced their first album under…


Preoccupations announce tour dates

Preoccupations, the band formerly known as Viet Cong, has announced a new set of tour…


Viet Cong announce new name, Preoccupations

The band formerly known as Viet Cong have announced their new name. They are now…