Various Artists, “Dark Nights: Death Metal Soundtrack”
While often an uneven mess of sound, there are some real gems to be found on this DC Comics compilation.
The Most Surprising Collaborations of 2020
10 head-turning guest verses to match these strange times.
HEALTH, “DISCO 4 :: PART I”
If there’s a thesis to this comp’s audio nihilism it’s that artists like Soccer Mommy and Full of Hell can peacefully coexist.
Songs Called “1999,” Ranked
10 songs organized by how badly we’d like to party like it’s the year they’re singing about.
LISTEN: HEALTH Teams Up With Xiu Xiu for “Delicious Ape”
The single follows collaborations with Soccer Mommy, JPEGMAFIA, Ghostmane, and more over the past two years.
Choose Your Cult: Daughters and HEALTH Announce Co-Headlining Tour
With Show Me the Body rounding out the bill, you’re gonna be susceptible to conversion this December.
HEALTH Stay Busy with New “GTA Online: Arena War” Soundtrack
For their third collaboration with Rockstar Games, the LA noise trio soundtrack vehicular combat.
HEALTH and JPEGMAFIA Don’t Actually “HATE YOU”
The pairing of LA noisemakers feels natural, even if their discordant single is anything but.
As Always, the New HEALTH Record Is Darker, Heavier, and Dirtier
Before the release of “VOL. 4 :: SLAVES OF FEAR,” Jake Duzsik talks us through the many phases of his experimental noise rock band—and the single aesthetic that unifies them.
LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Sound on Sound Fest (11/4–6/2016)
Rain wreaked a bit of havoc on the fest’s inaugural affair outside Austin, but it was an only-fitting dramatic backdrop for the likes of Explosions in the Sky, Beach House, and Thee Oh Sees.
Welcome to the Jungle: Coachella 2016 Lineup Announced
Once again, no Bowie.
PREMIERE: Legends of German Experimental Punk Scene Die Goldenen Zitronen Stream New LP, “Flogging a Dead Frog”
Lead single “If I Were a Sneaker” addresses European attitudes toward immigration.
LISTEN: HEALTH Break Down “Death Magic” Single “Stonefist” On the Latest “Song Exploder” Podcast
Get a glimpse of the LA noise band’s songwriting process.
WATCH: HEALTH Get Grisly in Video for “Stonefist”
Cheerleaders! Surgical instruments!
HEALTH, “Death Magic”
Despite a couple of misses, HEALTH have made a great electro-pop record, and their signature blasts of noise and feedback lend it a fresh and acerbic edge.
LISTEN: HEALTH Share Brutal, Beautiful “Death Magic” Cut “Men Today”
The latest single from the group’s August 7 LP.
Sound Board: The Week’s Best Tracks
Our picks for the best tracks out there for the week of June 8–12, 2015. Headphone-tested, FLOOD-approved.
WATCH: If You Need to Talk, Call HEALTH, Who Are Back With a Gnarly Video for “New Coke”
In case you haven’t met your quota for extended cuts of slo-mo vomiting today.