Mogwai’s second remix album is a good reason to dig up their first, 1998’s ‘Kicking A Dead Pig’, and have a think about where those 14 years have gone. The Scottish prog-rockers have released six albums in that time, so they’ve earned a gently indulgent venture like this. Their taste in remixers still tends to the indie-friendly, but their...
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Other than creating mind-shredding, eardrum-perforating noise-rock, you can always count on Mogwai to come up with brilliant song titles, and ‘Hardcore…’ has some doozies. The Tory-baiting ‘George Square Thatcher Death Party’ and ‘You’re Lionel Richie’ – a reference to the Glasgow-based ‘Easy Lionel’ viral video on YouTube (check it out, folks) – may well be the clear winners in the...
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