Tag Archive: The Seer

[WATCH] SWANS: ‘Apostate’ Live

The deluxe edition of Swans’ monstrous double-LP The Seer comes with a live DVD, and we previously had a taste of that with ‘No Words/No Thoughts‘. The group has since released a second clip in the form of the crushing album closer ‘Apostate’, which has been edited down from its 23-minute run-time to a comparatively more digestible 12-minutes …

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[WATCH] SWANS: ‘No Words/No Thoughts’

If Swans’ masterful new double-LP The Seer whetted your appetite for their particular brand of monolithic noise/post-rock, then this will come as welcome news: that album is available as a deluxe edition which comes with a bonus DVD featuring live performances of the group’s 2010-11 tour. A clip has been released for ‘No Words/No Thoughts’ — one of …

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[LISTEN] SWANS: ‘The Seer’

Post-punk/no-wave legends Swans return this week with a double-LP titled The Seer, the follow-up to their 2010 reunion album My Father Will Guide Me up a Rope to the Sky. At two hours long, The Seer is an absolute behemoth of an album, truly epic and intense throughout. Stoic frontman Michael Gira (also of Angels of Lights) describes the …

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