Listening Post: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

Their stuff is cool, atmospheric and often a little menacing, which is what makes it the perfect music for commercials and movie soundtracks. You've heard these guys a lot -- even if you don't know it.
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Their stuff is cool, atmospheric and often a little menacing, which is what makes it the perfect music for commercials and movie soundtracks. You've heard these guys a lot -- even if you don't know it.
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Since their debut album was released back in 2001, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club have been one of my favorite bands. They've got the droning psychedelia of the Jesus and Mary Chain run through a filter of straightforward bluesy rock-and-roll. Their stuff is cool, atmospheric and often a little menacing, which is what makes it the perfect music for commercials and movie soundtracks.

You've heard these guys a lot -- even if you don't know it.

From their latest record, Specter at the Feast, here's Hate the Taste.