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The Quietus’ fav. albums of 2014 so far

We’re so thrilled that two Machines with Magnets’ joints, The Body’s “I Shall Die Here” and Olga Bell’s “Krai” made it to the top 10 of The Queitus’ favorite albums of 2014 so far. Check out the article and full list here.


Marissa Nadler covers Father John Misty

Marissa Nadler covers Father John Misty

Listen to Marissa Nadler’s cover of Father John Misty’s ‘Hollywood Forever Cemetery Sings,’ on her Soundcloud. Recorded and mixed at Machines with Magnets. This is for a limited release 7″ on Bella Union, Father John Misty covers Marissa’s song ‘Drive.’


Olga Bell’s profiled in the NY Times!

Read the article here. YAY! Read Pitchfork’s review of KRAI here. YAY!


Listen to Olga Bell’s “Perm Krai” from her upcoming release “Krai”

Listen to Olga Bell's "Perm Krai" from her upcoming release "Krai"

Pitchfork is streaming Olga Bell’s first single from “Krai” called “Perm Krai.” Listen to it here. Did I mention it’s entirely in Russian? Did I also mention that it’s performed by some of the shredderiest shredders in NYC? Did I also also mention that Olga is a total genius shredder?! The nine movement piece is [...]


Stream “Pantomime Jack” from Ed Schrader’s Music Beat’s upcoming LP

Stream "Pantomime Jack" from Ed Schrader's Music Beat's upcoming LP

Pitchfork is streaming “Pantomime Jack” from Ed Schrader’s Music Beat’s upcoming release on Infinity Cat titled “Party Jail.” Recorded, mixed, and mastered at Machines with Magnets. Listen here. Aaaaand, you should probably follow Ed on Twitter and find his old sports columns.


Listen to “In The Hollows” from Nat Baldwin’s upcoming LP

Listen to "In The Hollows" from Nat Baldwin's upcoming LP

Head over to Stereogum to listen to a preview of the title track from Nat Baldwin’s beautiful new LP “In The Hollows,” out this Spring on Western Vinyl. Recorded and mixed at Machines with Magnets this past summer. Nat will be performing at MWM this Spring while supporting the release! We’re psyched about it, you should [...]


The Body, “I Shall Die Here.”

The Body, "I Shall Die Here."

RVNG Intl. announces the release of The Body’s “I Shall Die Here” a collaboration with The Haxan Cloak recorded and mixed at Machines with Magnets. Read the Pitckfork blurb here.


Pitchfork Advance, The Body’s “Christs, Redeemers”

Pitchfork Advance, The Body's "Christs, Redeemers"

Stream The Body’s terrifying LP “Christs, Redeemers” via Pitchfork Advance.


The Body, “To Attempt Openness”

The Body, "To Attempt Openness"

Listen to the first track off of The Body’s upcoming LP on Thrill Jockey, “Christs, Redeemers.” Recorded, mixed, and glitched at Machines with Magnets. Featuring The Assembly of Light women’s choir, saxophone by Ryan Seaton of Callers, electronics by Work/Death, violia by Laura Gulley formerly of the Eyesores, vocals from Ben Eberle of Sandworm, and [...]


Huge Face, “Body War”

Huge Face, "Body War"

Huge Face’s new single “Body War.” Recorded and mixed at Machines with Magnets and mastered at Sterling Sound by Joe Laporta. Listen to it on Bandcamp.


Humanbeast’s “Venus Ejaculates into the Banquet”

Humanbeast's "Venus Ejaculates into the Banquet"

Humanbeast’s new LP on Load Records, “Venus Ejaculates into the Banquet.” Recorded and mixed at Machines with Magnets and mastered by Heba Kadry. 4.5 out of 5 stars, Resident Advisor4 out of 5 stars, Tiny Mix Tapes “The most extravagant and primal recording to come out this year (or most any year really) belongs to [...]


Lightning Bolt, “Barbarian Boy”

Lightning Bolt, "Barbarian Boy"

Listen to Lightning Bolt’s “Barbarian Boy” part of Adult Swim’s Summer Single Series of 2013. Recorded at MWM.


Whore Paint, “This Body”

Whore Paint, "This Body"

Whore Paint’s new LP “This Body” out now on Load Records. Recorded, mixed, and mastered at Machines with Magnets. “Throwing off some fierce attitude, this all XX three piece hit the ground running. Wiry blank wave guitars pin down primal drum thud, aggressive howls, and velvety croons. They don’t hide their politics (they do have a [...]


Pitchfork reviews Black Pus’ “All My Relations”

Pitchfork reviews Black Pus' "All My Relations"

Javelin’s Hi Beams, OUT TODAY!


Black Pus “All My Relations” Up For Pre Order!

Black Pus "All My Relations" Up For Pre Order!

Well here are a bunch of awesome and semi-related facts: Black Pus recently graced our studio with his hyper-athletic and nu-avante stylings, which we promptly immortalized. Thrill Jockey is putting out the results. Said results, entitled All My Relations,  is currently available for PRE ORDER, aka surprise Christmas to yourself come mid-March before the actual [...]


Stream Javelin’s Nnormal

Stream Javelin's Nnormal

Pitchfork is streaming Javelin’s first single from their upcoming Luaka Bop release Hi Beams. Recording and mixed at Machines with Magnets. Enjoy!


Stream Fang Island’s ‘Major’

Stream Fang Island's 'Major'

Stream Fang Island’s ‘Major,’ recorded during the winter of ’11 / ’12 at Machines with Magnets. Pawtucket denizens frequenting the News Cafe may recognize these angelic mugs. Stream the record from NPR here.


FANG ISLAND – MAJOR

FANG ISLAND - MAJOR

Recorded at Machines with Magnets, Fang Island’s ‘Major,’ released on Sargent House this July 24th.


This Video Sucks!

Ahoy, Magneteers! Peep this new video by our beloved and bedraggled buddies Deer Tick. (Top secret, if you project Smells Like Teen Spirit over it starting at the second chorus, Kurt Cobain and John McCauley tango at 2:36. No joke.) Nice work, DT!


Last Call for Omnivore Kickstarter Pledges!

Last Call for Omnivore Kickstarter Pledges!

  Hey Guys! Check out our rad friend Omnivore’s Kickstarter page. It only has two weeks left, and she’s already met her goal. CONGRATULATIONS, GLENNA! This is some of the most perfect music ever written. Give her your dollars, that we may sicken this record to the max, and that you may bask in the [...]


PRP Presents: The Eyesores – November 4th, 2011

The People’s Recording Project is a music series and funding platform hosted by the Machines With Magnets recording studio and performance space. It is designed to help musicians supplement the cost of record production through live performances and fan funding.


BATTLES feat. GARY NUMAN – MY MACHINES

BATTLES feat. GARY NUMAN - MY MACHINES

Battles’ newest video from their album Gloss Drop,  featuring Gary Numan––recorded at Machines with Magnets.    


Battles (feat. Gary Numan) – My Machines OUT NOW!

Battles (feat. Gary Numan) - My Machines OUT NOW!

Battles second single from their acclaimed Gloss Drop, ‘My Machines,’ featuring Gary Numan is out now. There are limited quantities due to the fire at the PIAS/SONY warehouse in London which has significantly affected many indie labels’ stock including our friends at Warp Records.