Mogwai

Features

Why Scotland Has a Reputation for Making Potent, Political Pop

This summer, a major exhibition and the annual Edinburgh International Festival has said as much – but how much truth is there to that idea?
Assa Samaké-Roman
8.28.18
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 4 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

New albums from LCD Soundsystem, Mogwai, and Chief Keef top this week's list.
Noisey Staff
9.2.17
primavera sound 2017

Primavera Kept the Magic of the Secret Show Alive

Done right, news of surprise sets catches like wildfire that can melt even the most cynical heart.
Lauren O'Neill
6.8.17
Holy Shit

Mogwai Return with “Coolverine,” Announce New Album ‘Every Country’s Sun’

The band's ninth LP is out September 1.
Alex Robert Ross
5.14.17
Interviews

Minor Victories Are Not a Supergroup, Just a Great Band

Made up of members from Slowdive, Mogwai, and Editors, Minor Victories create rock that makes you feel as if you're starring in a vast, emotional epic. We talked to Slowdive's Rachel Cromwell.
Cam Lindsay
6.6.16
Interviews

Korean Experimental Post-Rock Trio Jambinai Makes New Music with an Old Soul

The Seoul quintet blends Korean traditional music with noise, experimental rock, metal and hardcore—and loves Black Sabbath.
Beverly Bryan
5.18.16
Interviews

How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb: Mogwai Creates the Soundtrack to Hiroshima

Multi-instrumentalist Barry Burns talks about scoring the new atom bomb documentary 'Atomic: Living in Dread and Promise.'
Jonah Bayer
5.5.16
Premieres

No Cats Were Harmed in the Making of Minor Victories' Video for “Scattered Ashes (Song for Richard)”

This indie supergroup which includes members of Slowdive, Editors, and Mogwai, throw in someone from The Twilight Sad on this track too. Plus: cats with laser eyes.
Kim Taylor Bennett
4.20.16
Rank Your Records

Rank Your Records: Mogwai’s Stuart Braithwaite Rates the Band's Eight Albums

The guitarist for the band that Pavement’s Stephen Malkmus once called “the best band of the 21st century" puts his own albums in order.
Cam Lindsay
10.15.15
Premieres

Mogwai Have Remixed Ludovico Einaudi and it's Dramatic as Hell

A pulsating take on the 'This Is England 90' composer's latest track "Drops."
10.8.15
Premieres

Premiere: Mogwai Have Made a New Video for Their Classic "Helicon 1"

They're celebrating 20 years as a band in a big way.
6.24.15