"I never betrayed my love of Swans even when Michael and I disagreed about things and had such a gripping and intense relationship"
“I don’t want to focus on the spiritual aspects too much. That’s fucking corny."
Read the rather bizarre email we got about it this morning here
They also pushed it back a month—closer to Halloween, of course
Featuring Zach de la Rocha and Travis Barker; stream its lead single here
Beautiful yet broken, featuring some lonesome vocal lines from Blonde Redhead singer Kazu Makino
Now available on the App Store, featuring exclusives on Swans, Burger Records, White Lung, Copenhagen's music scene, Smashing Pumpkins + more
"They'll often ask, 'What the fuck is this?' And I don’t know. I don’t have an easy answer for why I’m trying to combine Abba with Black Sabbath."
It's due out later this year
Featuring string parts by Owen Pallett
Expect "something both instantly recognizable and delightfully alien"
Their final show is set for next month
"I'm not just going to sit up there and say nothing. There’s a million other bands that do that."
The record's due out in 2015
"It was the first time I'd sat still for a few years; processed a lot of political anger and emotional garbage"