powell

2016

The 33 Best Albums of 2016

From electro-protest anthems to rose-tinted remembrances of childhood.
THUMP Staff
12.9.16
Features

Simple Things 2016 was Proof that UK Festivals Can Push Boundaries and Still be Outrageously Good Parties

The idea that innovation and hedonism are not mutually exclusive is a false dichotomy.
Francis Blagburn
10.28.16
seven most played

The Week's Best New Music Featuring Powell, Patten, and Amy Becker

Also featuring tracks from Lissvik, Pedder Mannerfelt, and Perc & Randomer.
Angus Harrison
9.23.16
thump news

Powell Has Made a Christmas Banger Using Samples From the Movie 'Elf'

Son of a nutcracker!
THUMP Staff
12.22.15
thump exclusive video

Powell Speaks Out, Quashes Albini Beef and Blesses Us With His New Video 'Should Have Been a Drummer'

After the billboard battle has quietened down, we got the first interview with Diagonal boss Powell about Steve Albini, marine biology, and his new video.
Josh Baines
10.20.15
thump news

SHOCK NEWS: Old Punk Dude Doesn't Like Dance Music

The XL Recordings artist turned the Nirvana engineer's vitriolic tirade into a billboard.
Alexander Iadarola
9.30.15
Words

Techno Provocateur Powell is Back on Diagonal With 'No U Turn'

Like your techno stripped down with a side-helping of funk and gristle? Powell's got you covered.
THUMP Staff
5.14.14
Words

"The Internet Has Killed Genres": Powell Goes Deep on the Fragmentation of Club Culture

"I want people to come together and be exposed to everything at the same time - and have a party."
Albert Freeman
3.4.14