Black Mountain Bring Their Evil Ways To The Stage

May 20th, 2008 // 6 Comments has a full live set by Black Mountain, the Canadian sludge-rock outfit whose second full-length, In The Future, is somber and spooky and all kinds of great. Vocalist Amber Webber’s PJ Harvey-like caterwaul is in full effect on the organ-laced march “Queens Will Play,” which is above, but the full set is definitely worth your time if you haven’t seen them in concert, as they were one of the standout acts I’ve seen all year. []

  1. Anonymous

    Black Mountain are SUPERIOR. Saw them twice this year and both shows were monumental. A truly great rock band.

    Smoke hash and stay free.

  2. rcr2

    Absolutely mesmerizing. It just grooves and groove and grooves.

  3. Cam/ron

    There’s definnitely a “hashish lounge” element here, much like Brightblack Morning Light. I’m impressed with the camerawork, nice job Pitchfork.

  4. essdog

    They were so amazing when I saw them earlier this year. Absolutely no stage banter at all, either!

  5. Dick Laurent is dead.

    Fantastic, I’ll have to pick-up the new one for sure now.

  6. Anonymous

    The band were great live and “In The Future” is a solid album.

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