Drew Daniel

Talkhouse contributing writer Dr. Drew Daniel is a member of Matmos and a professor of English at Johns Hopkins University. Matmos’ new album, Ultimate Care II, is out on February 19, 2016 via Thrill Jockey Records.

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Drew Daniel (Matmos) Talks Oneohtrix Point Never’s Garden of Delete

By Drew Daniel | December 15, 2015

Drew Daniel (Matmos) Talks Oneohtrix Point Never’s Garden of Delete

The thought of taking on this record made our writer flinch and blush and feel uncomfortable — but it also made him excited.

Drew Daniel (Matmos) Talks Earth Crisis’ Salvation of Innocents

By Drew Daniel | March 7, 2014

Drew Daniel (Matmos) Talks Earth Crisis’ Salvation of Innocents

To clear the air here: I wanted to write about Earth Crisis in 2014 because I used to be straight edge in 1986. Saying that makes me the enemy:

Drew Daniel (Matmos ) Talks Cher’s Closer to the Truth

By Drew Daniel | October 4, 2013

Drew Daniel (Matmos ) Talks Cher’s Closer to the Truth

I will confess that it was in the spirit of a perverse gamble that I agreed to review this album; Talkhouse editor-in-chief Michael Azerrad asked...

Drew Daniel (Matmos) Talks Daft Punk’s “Doin’ It Right”

By Drew Daniel | July 30, 2013

Drew Daniel (Matmos) Talks Daft Punk’s “Doin’ It Right”

Before I explain why I’m talking about this song and not “Get Lucky,” I’m going to cough up two kinda obvious points about the Daft Punk album as...

Drew Daniel (Matmos) Talks Trash Talk’s Trash Talk

By Drew Daniel | May 7, 2013

Drew Daniel (Matmos) Talks Trash Talk’s Trash Talk

Before I get down to business, describing how and why this record is worth your time, permit to me to gripe that iTunes is implicitly engaged in a...