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Under the Radar Announces Fall 2017 Issue with Julien Baker on the Cover

Issue 62 Also Includes Interviews with Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile, The Horrors, Wolf Alice, Jessie Ware, King Krule, and Much More

Oct 20, 2017

Under the Radar is excited to announce the full details of our Fall 2017 Issue, which is out now digitally via Under the Radar's app and the magazine app Readly. The print version has shipped out to subscribers and stores and will be on all newsstands soon (as well as available soon digitally via the magazine app Zinio). The issue features Julien Baker on the cover. More

Listen: Tricky - “Running Wild” (Feat. Mina Rose)

ununiform Due Out September 22 via False Idols/!K7

Aug 28, 2017

Trip-hop pioneer Tricky is releasing a new albumununiform, on September 22 via False Idols/!K7. He previously shared the album's closing track, "When We Die," which featured longtime collaborator Martina Topley-Bird, as well as a video for the songMore

Tricky Announces North American Tour Dates and Releases Remix EP

ununiform Due Out September 22 via False Idols/!K7

Aug 24, 2017

Trip-hop pioneer Tricky is releasing a new album, ununiform, on September 22 via False Idols/!K7. He previously shared its first single (and closing track), "When We Die," which featured longtime collaborator Martina Topley-Bird, as well as a video for the songMore

Watch: Tricky - “When We Die” (feat. Martina Topley-Bird) Video

ununiform Due Out September 22 via False Idols/!K7

Aug 01, 2017

Trip-hop pioneer Tricky is releasing a new albumununiform, on September 22 via False Idols/!K7. He previously shared its first single (and closing track), "When We Die," which featured longtime collaborator Martina Topley-Bird. Now he has shared a video for "When We Die." More

Seven Best Songs of the Week: TORRES, Protomartyr, Nine Inch Nails, Ben Gibbard, and More

Plus A. Savage, Tricky, Zola Jesus, and a Wrap-up of the Week's Other Notable New Tracks

Jul 14, 2017

The first four singles from Arcade Fire's forthcoming new album, Everything Now, seem to have gotten a mixed response from fans, but we make no apologies for naming the album's excellent and catchy first single, title track "Everything Now," our #1 Song of the Week back on June 2. More

Jul 12, 2017

Trip-hop pioneer Tricky has announced a new album, ununiform, and shared its first single (and closing track), "When We Die," which featured longtime collaborator Martina Topley-BirdUnuniform is due out September 22 via False Idols/!K7. Below is "When We Die," followed by the album's tracklist. More

Jan 28, 2016

Trip-hop pioneers Massive Attack have released a new EP, Ritual Spirit, and shared a video for its single "Take It There," which features longtime collaborator Tricky. The EP also features collaborations with Roots Manuva, Azekel, and Young Fathers. The video was directed by Hiro Murai and stars Oscar-nominated actor John Hawkes, as he stumbles around a damp city at night, almost zombie like. More

Sep 24, 2014

Trip-hop icon Tricky has recruited The Walking Dead star Norman Reedus to co-star in his latest video, "Sun Down." More

Tricky Announces New Album, “Adrian Thaws”

Shares New Track "Nicotine Love"

Jun 30, 2014

Following his 2013 album False Idols, trip-hop veteran Tricky has announced the upcoming release of his eleventh album Adrian Thaws. More

Sep 06, 2013

Trip-hop pioneer Tricky has premiered a self-directed music video for his False Idols highlight "Parenthesis." More

Watch: Tricky - “Hey Love” Video

Featuring Fan Instagrams

Jun 19, 2013

Trip hop artist Tricky has premiered a music video for his latest single "Hey Love." More

Mar 29, 2013

Trip-hop pioneer Tricky will soon release his tenth studio album False Idols on May 28. More


Interviews

Tricky

The Sound of My Voice

Aug 14, 2013

Three years after living in the U.S., Bristol, England native Tricky has developed a taste for the simple life in Paris. More


Reviews

Ununiform

Ununiform

False Idols/!K7

Sep 25, 2017

Since 1996's Pre-Millennium Tension, Adrian Thaw, aka Tricky, has unrightfully faded from the realm of influence, mapping a legacy that hides in poorly referenced and footnoted Wikipedia pages. Music and its fans are no less fickle today as they were then, and from the heavy reliance on journalistic labels, the Bristol-born artist finds himself as a relic of trip hop's heralded history. More

Adrian Thaws

Adrian Thaws

False Idols

Sep 11, 2014

It would be easy to relegate this Bristol-bred emcee to a very compartmentalized and sometimes incorrect intellectual place"trip hop," "Bristol sound," and "ex-Massive Attack" are silly buzzwords that try to draw some arbitrary (if momentarily helpful) links between Tricky's music and the specific cultural moment from which it came. More

False Idols

False Idols

False Idols

Jun 13, 2013

R.E.M., U2, Weezer... there is a huge list of artists who were consistently outstanding throughout most of the '90s (yes, Pop was great) but whose output declined into what can generously be described as patchy. By varying gradients their waning tended to be successive, slipping album-by-album. More