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!
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.
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.’
Read the article here. YAY! Read Pitchfork’s review of KRAI here. YAY!
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 [...]
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.
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 [...]
Stream The Body’s terrifying LP “Christs, Redeemers” via Pitchfork Advance.
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’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 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 [...]
Listen to Lightning Bolt’s “Barbarian Boy” part of Adult Swim’s Summer Single Series of 2013. Recorded at MWM.
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 [...]
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 [...]
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,’ 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.
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!
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 [...]
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’ newest video from their album Gloss Drop, featuring Gary Numan––recorded at Machines with Magnets.
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.