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Stephen O'Malley of Sunn0))) (Live at Big Ears Festival)

Stephen O'Malley of SUNN O))). Photo courtesy of O'Malley.
Photo courtesy of O'Malley
Stephen O'Malley of SUNN O))).

Stephen O'Malley is best known as a guitarist for drone-metal band Sunn0))), but his musical practice spans composing, collaborations with a host of contemporary artists and a span of other groups, such as electronic duo KTL and dirge-metal legend Khanate.

In this episode, recorded live at the Big Ears Festival, he discusses how music by Fugazi, Pita and Iancu Dumitrescu influenced his work.

Essential Tremors is produced by Matt Byars and Lee Gardner and distributed by Your Public Studios.