Unknown Mortal Orchestra - 'II'

Unknown Mortal Orchestra - 'II'

It’s something of a miracle that Unknown Mortal Orchestra’s singer Ruban Nielson is even alive to make a second album. Since his 2011 debut, Nielson has been testing the limits of the mind with a cocktail of drugs that would make Raoul Duke...

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Unknown Mortal Orchestra - 'I’ll Come Back 4 U'

Unknown Mortal Orchestra - 'I’ll Come Back 4 U'

Plenty more treasures are set to come as part of the Adult Swim’s summer singles series, but first up is this disjointed exactly-three-minutes psych-pop beauty, full of Wire-y guitar lines and an insistent, instantly likeable groove. Hamish...

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Album Review: Unknown Mortal Orchestra - 'Unknown Mortal Orchestra'

Unknown Mortal Orchestra - 'Unknown Mortal...

Most people sleep in their bedrooms. Some, like Ruban Nielson , create genius albums in them. The Portland-based Kiwi’s confessed ‘hobby’ is almost unwillingly accomplished, a scruffy blend of shuffling funk and psych nostalgia that feels a...

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