Tuesday, June 20

The Underside Of Power - Algiers (2017)

"We named Algiers a Band To Watch back in 2015 on the strength of their self-titled debut. The politically-minded gospel-punks, now a quartet following the addition of former Bloc Party drummer Matt Tong, are returning in June with a new album called The Underside Of Power, produced by Portishead’s Adrian Utley and Ali Chant, mixed by Randall Dunn of Sunn O))), and featuring post-production by the Men’s Ben Greenberg. Dunn and Greenberg both have cameos in the Henry Busby-directed video for the title track, which follows the band as they organize an anti-fascist resistance movement from their dimly-lit underground bunker. ..."
NPR: Algiers Shows Us 'The Underside Of Power'
YouTube: The Underside of Power, Cleveland, Full Performance (Live on KEXP). Recorded June 19, 2015. 27:55