17 years after they entered the scene, the Wu continues to thrive.
We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: just because it’s been months since we’ve done a Forkcast update, it doesn’t mean we haven’t been paying attention. • Tobacco ft. Aesop Rock – “Dirt” from Fucked Up Friends, due later in 2008 • Wolf Parade – “Call It a Ritual” from an upcoming full-length, … Continue reading Fun with Forkcast, Round 9
Just because it’s been several months since we’ve done a Forkast update, it doesn’t mean we haven’t been paying attention. • The Long Blondes – “Here Comes The Serious Bit” from Couples, out now in the UK and due May 6 in the U.S. from Rough Trade • Panda Bear – “Comfy in Nautica” (XXXChange … Continue reading Fun with Forkast, Round 8
Billboard’s Charley Rogulewski has seen a ghost! According to the original version of his Pitchfork piece (Sonic Youth, GZA, Slint Kick Off Pitchfork Fest), posted July 14, 2007, 7:10 PM ET, GZA “was flanked by fellow Wu member Ghostface Killah for abbreviated versions of most of the album tracks.” Rogulewski even got a quote: “It … Continue reading Billboard saw Ghostface at Pitchfork
Some recent good stuff from Forkcast: • Gruff Rhys – “Candylion” from Candylion, out now on Rough Trade. It’s the dude from Super Furry Animals. (fr0k) • The Ponys – “Poser Psychotic” from Turn the Lights Out, out now on Matador. (fr0k) • The Rakes – “The World Was a Mess But His Hair Was … Continue reading Even More Fun with Forkast