Despite bureaucratic meddling and heavy-handed policing, the Spanish capital is quickly becoming a crucial dance destination.
New projects from Wild Beasts, Noname, and Jesse Boykins III top our list this week.
So much textured noise.
Over ten years strong, no stopping, no compromise.
Our first dispatch from America's new doom metal Mecca.
Stream their ridiculously heavy new track, "Thorn in the Lion's Paw."
"I have always said "never," but I have now been instructed by the other dudes in the band to stop saying that."
Our favorite guitarists (who aren't Hendrix and Page for the millionth time).