Throbbing Gristle

thump news

The Black Madonna, Hudson Mohawke, and More Reflect on the Life of TR-808 Developer Ikutaro Kakehashi

Kakehashi passed away on Saturday at the age of 87.
Britt Julious

​Five Strategies for Reclaiming Your True Self, According to Genesis P-Orridge

Life lessons from the legendary industrial pioneer and visual artist.
Rachel Kraus
thump news

Tim Burgess Enlists Throbbing Gristle's Cosey Fanni Tutti for Vinyl Collecting "Adventure" Book

Other special guests for the book include David Lynch, Johnny Marr, and Iggy Pop.
Michael Scott Barron
deep dives

A Beginner's Guide to Throbbing Gristle

From a performance art project from Hull to wreckers of civilisation: this is the story of one of Britian's most important musical acts.
Arthur Ivan Bravo
guest mix

Drift into Altered States with Alex Smoke's "Initiation" Mix

When's the last time you heard Autechre, Throbbing Gristle, and W.B. Yeats in one place?
Max Mertens
thump news

JD Twitch's 'New So Low' Mix is a Creeping, Crawling, Late Night Masterpiece

The Optimo DJ's industrial, cold wave, and 80s synth mix drops on Vinyl Factory later this month — check out the mini mix now.
Josh Baines

We Skyped with Genesis P-Orridge About Their First Retrospective

Genesis Breyer P-Orridge, the white-haired wizard, grandfather of industrial music, and prolific artist who refers to themselves as “we” have their first art retrospective this summer. The show is full of self-portraits, collages, paintings, and a...
Nadja Sayej

My Head Exploded and Now I Understand Noise Music

Exploding Head Syndrome doesn't have the volume of, say, a My Bloody Valentine show, which is noise you experience as vibrations traveling through the air and hitting your eardrum—this is sound as an internal, hallucinatory specter that bypasses the...
Jeremy D. Larson