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Photos: Meadows Music Festival 2016 – J Cole, Savages, Empire Of The Sun

Photos by: Saidy Lopez –  Day one of Meadows Music Festival 2016 at  at Citi Field in Queens, New York on October 1st featured performances by hip-hop artist J Cole, who released his third album, 2014 Forest Hills Drive, on December 9th, 2014 via Columbia, UK post-punk band Savages, who released their second album, Adore Life, on January 22nd, … Continue reading

Photos: Pitchfork Festival 2016 – Sufjan Stevens, Brian Wilson, Blood Orange

Photos by: Kari Terzino –  Day two of Pitchfork Festival 2016 on July 16th featured performances by Acclaimed indie pop singer-songwriter Sufjan Stevens, who released his seventh album, Carrie & Lowell, on March 31st, 2015 via Asthmatic Kitty, which follows up his 2010 album, The Age of Adz, rock-pop singer-songwriter Brian Wilson, who in addition to being known … Continue reading

Photos: Savages, Angus Tarnawsky @ The Danforth Music Hall

Photos by: Orest Dorosh –  UK post-punk band Savages, who released their second album, Adore Life, on January 22nd, 2016 via Matador, which followed their 2013 debut album, Silence Yourself, which received a nomination for the 2013 Mercury Prize, performed at The Danforth Music Hall in Toronto last night with Brooklyn-based experimental/punk singer-songwriter Angus Tarnawsky, who released his debut EP … Continue reading

Contest: (19+) Win 2 Tickets to Savages in Toronto!

Date: April 4 | Doors: 7pm Venue: The Danforth Music Hall You can enter only once via one of the following entry methods: Follow Aesthetic Magazine on Twitter and tweet the following message: Contest: (19+) Win 2 tickets to Savages in #Toronto! | Follow @Aesthetic_Mag + RT | https://t.co/IwV95ttt3E pic.twitter.com/RKDXrn1yff — Aesthetic Magazine (@Aesthetic_Mag) March 21, 2016 Share & Like our “Savages” post, and send … Continue reading

Album Review: Savages – “Adore Life”

By: Tyler Nyquvest –       The sloping landscape of post-punk revival is certainly tough ground to trek. While the past decade has seen a handful of new rock revolutionaries break through the overly constructed music mold, groups of this genre have largely disbanded, seeking innovation and reformation to sustain their music careers. London-based band … Continue reading

Photos: Iceland Airwaves 2013 – Day 4 (Savages, Gold Panda, Mykki Blanco + More)

Photos by: Curtis Sindrey (@SindreyCurtis) – The 4th day of Iceland Airwaves 2013 featured UK post-punk quartet Savages, who released their acclaimed debut album, Silence Yourself, on May 6th via Matador, along with UK electronic producer/DJ Gold Panda, who released his second album, Half of Where You Live, on June 11 via Ghostly International, US rapper Mykki … Continue reading

Concert Review + Photos: Savages, Duke Garwood @ The Opera House

By: Mehek Seyid (@whatthemehek) – It’s rare to see a band so early on in their career possess the ability to command a stage with the presence of a veteran. With every movement, guitar riff, and cymbal crash, UK-based post-punk revival quartet Savages demonstrated at their show at The Opera House in Toronto last night and … Continue reading

Album Review: Savages Create New Post-Punk Aesthetic With “Silence Yourself”

By: Luke Ottenhof – With the release of their debut album, Silence Yourself, Savages have proven that instead of recycling the signature post-punk sound, they have crafted an aesthetic all their own. The U.K. post-punk four-piece have only existed for two years, but in that short time singer Jehnny Beth, guitarist Gemma Thompson, bassist Ayse … Continue reading

CMW 2013 – Night 4: Savages, Young Rival, Dustin Bentall, The Zolas

Photos by: Stephen McGill – The fourth night of CMW (March 22) featured UK post-punkers Savages, who’s live EP I Am Here, has begun cementing them as a must-see live band, Young Rival, The Zolas and roots rocker Dustin Bentall.