Album Review: TV On The Radio - Nine Types Of Light (Interscope)

TV On The Radio - Nine Types Of Light (Interscope)

Woody Allen once exclaimed: “Man consists of two parts, his body and his mind. Only the body has more fun.” It’s an observation that could easily apply to TV On The Radio ’s career. Yes, they make intelligent art-rock but… are they fun?...

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Live Review: TV On The Radio

Live Review: TV On The Radio

It's with a heavy heart that we hear TV On The Radio have announced a dreaded hiatus at a time many perceive them as being at the peak of their game. There aren’t many bands that have been able to encapsulate the complexities of human emotions...

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TV On The Radio

TV On The Radio

It is commonly agreed that Ravel’s ‘Boléro’ is the best song to have sex to in the known world – a twining melody, repetitive driving snare rhythm, a sudden key change building to a fierce crescendo and soft, winsome diminution. Wham,...

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TV On The Radio

TV On The Radio

For someone who has achieved so much – producing Scarlett Johansson, collaborating with David Bowie and standing proud at the top of NME’s Future 50 – it’s strange how there remains something of the underachiever to David Sitek. Blame TV...

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Tv On The Radio

Tv On The Radio

What’s better than TV On The Radio? Not much, it’s true, but how about TV On The Radio you can dance to? An uptight, funky DFA shuffle of a bassline aimed straight at your hips is lifted up in a chorus of angelic coos and radiant horns as Kyp...

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TV On The Radio; Hove Festival, Norway, Thursday June 28

TV On The Radio; Hove Festival, Norway,...

English festivals? Been there, done that… bought the overpriced poncho. Here in Arendal, Norway, we’ve seen the future, and it’s a purpose-built site complete with beaches, boats, clean toilets and vehicles running on eco-fuels. Oh, and...

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TV On The Radio

TV On The Radio

TV On The Radio are quite simply, as usual, sitting alone and apart from the rest of this page. While the rest of the Tracks class are getting on with their projects – a 4/4 guitar rock-out here, an electro doodle there – TVOTR are in the...

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TV On The Radio  :  New Health Rock

TV On The Radio : New Health Rock

It’s 6am in the Boom Boom Room – the private booteh claawb in Big Boi from OutKast’s basement – and The Fear is setting in. The laydeez have all zipped up their leopard-print thongs and gone home, the carpet’s sticky with spilt Hennessey...

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TV On The Radio : Staring At the Sun

TV On The Radio : Staring At the Sun

TV? On the radio? How's that good? With their brown rice image, Masonic conspiracy theories, crazy hair and jet- age doo wop sound, New York quintet TV On The Radio are the kind of group that only music journo geeks ever get excited about....

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