Battles – The Yabba

Battles - The Yabba

Watch Battles’ new video for ‘The Yabba,’ created by the Catalonian cinematic wizards CANADA. From their upcoming Warp Release ‘La Di Da Di,’ recorded and mixed at Machines with Magnets and mastered by Greg Calbi at Sterling Sound. View it over at YouTube.

Olga Bell – Goalie

Olga Bell - Goalie

Check the video for Olga Bell’s ‘Goalie’ a track off her forthcoming One Little Indian EP ‘Incitation.’ Mixed by Keith and Seth at Machines with Magnets, mastered by Joe Laporta at Sterling Sound. Here it is on YouTube.

Battles drops THE YABBA

Battles drops THE YABBA

  Battles releases a preview of what’s to come on La Di Da Di by dropping the first track, “The Yabba,” over at Rolling Stone. Recorded and mixed during the fall and winter of 2014 at Machines with Magnets and mastered by Greg Calbi at Sterling Mastering in NYC. Check it here.

Lightning Bolt signs to Thrill Jockey!

Lightning Bolt signs to Thrill Jockey!

Lightning Bolt signs to Thrill Jockey and release “Fantasy Empire,” recorded & mixed in total punishing brutal-fi at Machines with Magnets and mastered by Heba Kadry at Timeless Mastering. Read all about it at good ol’ Pitchfork: here. They even link to us, aw shucks!

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.

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 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.



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



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.

The Body / Braveyoung Collaboration 12″

The Body / Braveyoung Collaboration 12"

The Body and Braveyoung have finished their four song collaboration, it’s scheduled to be released by At A Loss Recording on September 27th with vinyl to follow in early 2010, if we make it to early 2012. Get into it, while you can!

Battles unveil Gloss Drop artwork

Battles unveil Gloss Drop artwork

If you were in Austin this week at SXSW you were probably wondering about that big pile of pink on a billboard on I-35… now you know. Battles unveils Dave Konopka’s artwork for their upcoming record Gloss Drop. Billboards are popping up in NYC, Austin, and Nairobi with the image, read more at Drowned in Sound […]

Battles announce GLOSS DROP

Battles announce GLOSS DROP

Battles announces the release of their new LP GLOSS DROP featuring Matias Aguayo, Gary Numan, Kazu Makino, and Yamantaka Eye. Out on Warp Records June 6th/7th.

Psychic Paramount II

Psychic Paramount II

Out now, the sophomore release from the Psychic Paramount: Review from NY TIMES By BEN RATLIFF Published: February 18, 2011 “…This is instrumental power-trio prog-rock for those who never had time for Rush and find the Mars Volta a bridge to nowhere; it’s greasy and physical and incredibly loud. This New York band’s new album, […]

Monotonix/Megasus/Pujol February 6!

Monotonix/Megasus/Pujol February 6!

It’s all true, beloved Magnites. Israeli party crashers Monotonitx go head to head with local slashers Megasus to manifest the greatest dual record release show-down the world has ever known. Monotonix will have their new LP “Not Yet” in tow, and Megasus, in typically aesthetic form, will be unveiling their new 5″ mini-record replete with […]

Big Bear releases “Under the Beach”

Big Bear releases "Under the Beach"

Joyful Noise Recordings has “posthumously” released Big Bear’s “long lost” follow-up to their 2005 release on Monitor. “Under the Bridge” was recorded at Machines with Magnets many, many moons ago and mastered at Peerless Mastering by Jeff Lipton. We will miss you Big Bear! You can play football in our parking lot any day!