IDLES

“It was more is more, is more, is more!”: how Idles refused to restrain themselves on new album Ultra Mono

We sit down with guitarists Mark Bowen and Lee Kiernan to discuss the Bristol band’s meteoric rise, drugs, alcohol, mental health, the restorative powers of a good baritone, and the paths that led them to become the unlikely standard-bearers of a new kind of rock ‘n’ roll masculinity.
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Guitar.com Live: IDLES’ Lee Kiernan says “for me, playing live is therapy”

The guitarist spoke to us about pedals, feedback, practice and more.

The Big Listen: IDLES – Ultra Mono

A third album in four years sees IDLES sharpen both their sound and their knives for an uncompromising attack on austerity, political incompetence and the patriarchy. There’s a lot more resistance than joy here.

IDLES announce 2021 European tour

Following the announcement of a 2021 UK and Ireland tour.

IDLES announce 2021 UK and Ireland tour

With pre-sale on offer for those who preorder their third LP.
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The 10 Best Guitar Tracks To Hear This Week

Model Village by IDLES Another rousing single from the Bristolian proto-punk band, Model Village echoes the style heard on GREAT from their previous LP. Brazen...
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Listen to IDLES’ soulful new song, A Hymn

Off their newly-announced LP Ultra Mono
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IDLES release new song Grounds, announce third LP Ultra Mono

Following on from Brutalism and Joy As An Act Of Resistance.
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