Scottish rockers Mogwai have announced that they will be promoting their upcoming eighth studio album Rave Tapes, which comes out January 21st via Sub Pop Records, with a full N. American tour that begins in April 2014 and lasts just over a month. Tickets go on sale this weekend. The full touring schedule can be seen below along with a stream of their amazing new track “Remurdered”.
Mogwai also scored the French supernatural thriller Les Revenants, which made its stateside debut as The Returned on The Sundance Channel on October 31st.
Honestly, listening to “Remurdered” is enough to get me insanely excited for this album. The song is a sexy slow burner, one that builds effortlessly into something unique and memorable. READ MORE
Scottish post-rock band Mogwai has announced that they will be releasing Rave Tapes, their 8th studio album, on January 21st in N. America via Sub Pop Records (January 20th in Europe via Rock Action). The 10-track album clocks in at just under 50 minutes. You can listen to the first single “Remurdered” below. The album can be pre-ordered via Sub Pop Records.
In related news, fans of Mogwai will be able to hear the band’s music for Les Revenants (“The Returned”) when the hit French supernatural thriller TV show comes to Sundance starting this Thursday, October 31st at 9pm EST. READ MORE
Mogwai has released a four-track EP of their music for the French zombie TV show Les Revenants to coincide with the show’s last episode. The EP is available digitally here. The EP is also going to be made available on a limited edition 10″ vinyl on Jan. 28th, 2013. Only 2,000 copies will be pressed.
A full soundtrack will be released Feb. 25th. You can see the track listing as well as a TV spot for the show below. READ MORE
Scottish post-rock band Mogwai will be scoring the new French horror TV series Les Revenants, which is loosely based upon the Robin Campillo film of the same name (released with the English title They Came Back). The band will be releasing a 10″ limited edition EP (only 2,000 copies) on Jan. 28th, 2013 that will contain compositions from the film. A full soundtrack will be released Feb. 25th on CD, LP, and digital formats. You can hear samples from the soundtrack here.
Below you can watch a trailer for the TV show as well as the trailer for the original film.
While I know that I’ve seen They Came Back, I don’t remember terribly much about it. However, I remember that it was definitely a very different kind of zombie film, one that played far more to emotions rather than scares and violence. Again, it’s been several years since I’ve seen it (I rented it, that’s how long ago it was). Anyone remember the film well enough to refresh my memory? READ MORE