Mogwai Reviews

The Hawk Is Howling (2008)

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    Mogwai's new album, The Hawk Is Howling, is the next iteration of the sound that began with 2003's…

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    BBC Music Review of The Hawk Is Howling by Mogwai…The Hawk Is Howling exists in a parallel universe where brains, emotions and rock music are set to a higher purpose.…

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    musicOMH reviews the album The Hawk Is Howling by Mogwai, released on Wall Of Sound.

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    Scottish instrumentalists bridge metal and indie again.…On paper, then, The Hawk Is Howling should be the balm that fans have been seeking.…

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    The only seriously epic rock that doesn't take itself too seriously.…Mogwai 'The Hawk Is Howling' The only seriously epic rock that doesn't take itself too seriously. Spin…

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    Whereas the music of acts such as Sigur Rós is evocative of majestic, impersonal…CD: Rock review: Mogwai, The Hawk is Howling. This article appeared on p79 of the Reviews…

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    Album: Mogwai, The Hawk Is Howling (Wall of Sound) Reviewed by Simmy…The Hawk Is Howling' is often awesome – it sounds like Tortoise would, if they…

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    CD: Mogwai, The Hawk Is Howling. This article appeared on p11 of the…One of the largest US indie labels has postponed reissuing albums by Mogwai, Yo La Tengo…

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    Album: Mogwai, The Hawk Is Howling (Wall of Sound) - 1…Offensive or abusive comments will be removed and your IP logged and may be used to prevent further submission.…

Mr. Beast (2006)

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    The longest song on Mr. Beast, Mogwai's fifth studio album, runs 5:46. The entire LP clocks under 45 minutes.…Their first and still greatest album, Young Team, showed no…

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    Sadly, that question is as relevant as ever as Mogwai reveal with Mr. Beast another album that sounds kind of like the last two: moody post-rock…

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    Guitar-wielding Glaswegian five-piece Mogwai have long delighted in the seeming…representative of much of the album, but Mr. Beast's best bits are those that dare to be…

Happy Songs for Happy People (2003)

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    When the world comes to whatever ignominious end we choose, Happy Songs for Happy People will be playing somewhere. It…

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    Mogwai's painfully marvellous 2001 LP, Rock Action, proved that the…If anything, Happy Songs For Happy People is even sweeter, a trove of tunefulness that…

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    Happy Songs for Happy People seems like a logical continuation of the…For the most part, Happy Songs for Happy People (naturally, a terribly ironic title given…

Rock Action (2001)

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    Mogwai isn't a band of words, they're a band of action-- in this case, Rock Action.…One could say that Rock Action is more focused on sound and less so…

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    Rock Action, the group's third full-length, is a long way from the territory of Young…And it's a slightly different kind of beauty here than on previous Mogwai albums, a…

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    Mogwai : Rock Action. Avant post-rockers' third album ventures into the terrifying world…Find out more about NME the magazine, the website, the clubs and more.…

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    'Rock Action' begins with the touching 'Sine Wave', which with its slow instumental build…Rock Action Round Up:Mogwai to release film and live album, Part…

Come On Die Young (1999)

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    In the Pitchfork tradition of groundbreaking review styles, I present…Listening to Mogwai's Come On Die Young excites as much as toasting white bread with a…

Young Team (1997)

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    And the fact that Young Team's influence can still be felt across the…But if Mogwai were determined to distance themselves from prevailing retro-rock…

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    Mogwai is one of the leading bands lumped under that oh-so-nebulous genre, and their…more irritating than anything else), Young Team is worth the price of…

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    1997: Mogwai - Mogwai Young Team. by Chris Norton on 06-19-2008…And it's all too easy to talk about Mogwai Young Team at the exclusion of all else.…