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Music for a Divine Moment: The Best Music of 2001

Guide by Devon Powers, PopMatters, 17 December 2001

IN THESE DAYS of crusades, jihads, and God-Bless-This-Lands, I've been wondering why so much music writing is riddled with religious imagery. ...

Liars: Brownie's, New York City

Live Review by Devon Powers, PopMatters, 17 January 2002

BY THE night's end, it seemed everything had been destroyed — including the band. ...

Liars: They Threw Us All In A Trench And Stuck A Monument On Top

Review by Devon Powers, PopMatters, 19 August 2002

THESE DAYS, there's been a lot of talk about the resurrection of punk/post-punk by New York City bands. ...

Liars: They Threw Us All In A Trench And Stuck A Monument On Top

Review by Simon Reynolds, Uncut, September 2002

Sweet deceivers ...

2002: The Year in Music — Yancey Strickler's annotated list

Guide by Yancey Strickler, Flak Magazine, 31 December 2002

Yancey's Tracks: 1. 'Losing My Edge' | LCD Soundsystem 2. 'No One Knows' | Queens of the Stone Age 3. 'Let's Push Things Forward' | The Streets 4. 'Soft ...

Yancey Strickler's Favorite Recordings Of 2002

Retrospective by Yancey Strickler, Neumu, 31 December 2002

In terms of great music, 2002 is as good a year as I can remember. It says a lot that when making this list, and ...

Liars: They Were Wrong, So We Drowned

Review by Devon Powers, PopMatters, 15 March 2004

THE MYTH of the Ugly Duckling is prevalent in our culture; equally important, though with less prominence, is that of the Deteriorating Swan. Let me ...

Liars: Mean Fiddler, London

Live Review by Frances Morgan, Plan B, June 2004

SAW LIARS TWO years ago, uncomfortable on a big stage. They looked sharp and they played sharp. I liked it a lot. They looked itchy-scratchy ...

Liars: Liars

Review by Mike Barnes, The Guardian, 12 August 2007

LIARS VOCALIST AND GUITARIST Angus Andrew reckons that this is the first album on which he has felt like a proper songwriter and admits he ...

Liars: Sisterworld

Review by Luke Turner, New Musical Express, 5 March 2010

YOU ARE ABOUT TO ENTER A UNIVERSE you've never before been to. Be prepared... ...

Liars: WIXIW

Review by Luke Turner, The Quietus, 30 May 2012

OF ALL THE ARTISTS navigating the potentials of the great fracture that has occurred in musical culture over the past decade, it's arguably Liars who ...

Liars: WIXIW

Review by John Doran,, June 2012

OF ALL THE BANDS to emerge out of London and New York's post punk/punk funk revival of a decade ago, only Liars and LCD Soundsystem ...

"To dive into yourself is scary": the anxiety and awesome alt-rock of Liars

Interview by Luke Turner, The Guardian, 10 August 2021

FOR 20 YEARS, Angus Andrew has made Liars one of rock's most interesting, slippery acts — and by microdosing drugs to help understand his fears, ...


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