By Ben Kaye

Arcade Fire debut new song “Chemistry” at intimate London show: Watch

Photo by Philip Cosores At an intimate set at London’s York Hall last night, Arcade Fire delivered quite a few treats for fans. The space usually hosts boxing matches, evident from the stage’s position in the center of the room, and the band brought out a few surprises to make the night even more special. First, […]

By Robert Ham

Album Review: Depeche Mode – Spirit

Depeche Mode occupies a unique place among the constellation of synthpop acts that emerged from the UK post-punk scene around three decades ago. Since the release of Songs of Faith & Devotion in 1993, they’ve been entirely disinterested in the “pop” half of that portmanteau, creating instead a gloomy yet sensual swamp that sprouts elements of […]