Discussed: Light Asylum, Fleetwood Mac, Nico, Cocteau Twins, Kate Bush, and why Jarboe is Swans' greatest singer
Stars of the Lid meets Swans? Yep.
"I did it as an escape, and in the hope that the volume would stop them from beating the shit out of each other"
"Swans shows and tours will be decidedly less frequent after this last extended push.... Or I maybe I'll just give up music and try to write fiction."
The ambitious 'Detroit House Guests' album is due out in late 2015
Featuring Swans, Pharmakon, Craig Leon, Vladislav Delay, The Bug, Grouper, Rrose, Ben Frost and more
Wire is also recruiting "friends, allies and past collaborators" to perform a very loud version of 'Pink Flag'
"I wanted the music to obliterate— why, I don’t remember! I think it just felt good."
"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."
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"I felt a widening divide between my physical and mental self. It was as though my body had betrayed me."
Featuring Swans, Pussy Galore, Lydia Lunch & lots of scuzzy rock standards