Last week’s announcement of Author & Punisher‘s spring tour of North America (in support of Weedeater) included a Vancouver date, which came as a pleasant surprise – we’ve been absolutely […]
Natural events rarely array themselves as neatly as last night’s blood moon eclipse, so the near-miss of dark noise-dub pioneer Author & Punisher playing Vancouver a mere eight days ahead […]
all of the familiar elements of Shone’s work – distorted drones and bass pulses, lumbering tempos, and throbbing mechanical percussion – coalesce in their strongest configurations to date, evidently informed by general anxiety about humanity’s precarious future and a palpable contempt for the complacent cultural self-interest hastening our demise.
Author & Punisher with Crawling Human, 11 December 2014 at The Hindenburg, Vancouver. The machinery, resting unattended atop a group of sturdy wooden work tables on The Hindenburg stage, seems innocuous: […]