"Undoubtedly one of the most inventive albums you will ever hear. If there is any justice, we will be talking constantly about this album in years to come"(10/10) - Louder Than War
The Fader premiered "It Started with the Light" , a new track from Dances in Dreams of the Known Unkown.
The A.V Club gave the world afirst look at the video for "Awakening Dream". Scope it!
The Skull Defekts are touring the US in late April / early May.
"Sweden's Skull Defekts have Dances in Dreams of the Known Unknown on deck for Thrill Jockey, a new collection of badass post-punk tracks that feature the jam 'The Known Unkown'…the song is propelled by tribal-like danceable rhythms, droning second guitar, and a sick almost-Sabbath-y lead melody." - Noisey
Danny recently had a chat with Noisey Sweden.
"What hasn't got as much attention is how menacing, dark and dangerous the Skull Defekts sound....It's not a pretty album, but it will evoke reaction n either side of the coin. And there's no doubt about--or ignoring--that." - Magnet (8.5/10)
Joachim had a nice long chat with The Quietus , discussing the Defekts upcoming album, tours, and relationship with their "spiritual leader" Daniel Higgs.
Dances In Dreams of the Known Unknown keeps getting overwhelmingly positive reviews. This time The Quietus and The 405 weigh in.
Paste Magazine loves the new Skull Defekts album: "Sweden’s answer to Sonic Youth and Wire".
"I have this love/hate relationship with the guitar. I sort of hate playing it, so that’s why I enjoy treating it kind of badly." - Tiny Mix Tapes interviews Joachim Nordwall
Filter Magazine loves the new Defekts record. "For those who value their un-defective craniums, be warned that Swedish psych-metallers The Skull Defekts seem singularly intent on pounding said craniums into oblivion."
Impose shot some amazing photos of The Skull Defekts destroying the Empty Bottle.