• Matt Mill

Another day, another Mercury music section to read while you cook up some delicious treats with Martha Stewart and Outkast's Big Boi. One of those two is an ex-con, guess which one!

It's been 20 years and Converge is still punishing your gentle little ears with the finest hardcore around. (You might want to put headphones on for this song, your cubicle neighbors might not appreciate it.)

Converge - "Axe to Fall"

Kaki King—or, as I like to call her, Madame Shreddington—stays loyal to her stellar guitar skills, while find her voice along the way.

Kaki King - "Communist Friend"

What? Another article about Frightened Rabbit? When will this corrupt rag stop devoting ink to this Scottish band? (When they stop buying us off with delicious haggis.)

Frightened Rabbit - "Nothing Like You"