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  1. behind the scenes
    Filming a Game of Thrones Battle Sounds Like Hell on EarthFeaturing smoke made of paraffin and fish oil.
  2. wight in a bag
    A Tribute to the Wight in a Bag, a Crucial Player in GoT’s Latest BattleThe wight in a bag is mostly here to wriggle.
  3. Mosul: ISIS Reportedly Using Civilians As Human Shields As Thousands Try to FleeA grave humanitarian crisis is unfolding.
  4. battles
    This Is How We Mythologize NowSoulCycle theme rides. 
  5. battles
    Tower Heist No Longer Coming to a Couch Near YouThe movie was going to come out on VOD early. Not anymore.
  6. out on the weekend
    This Weekend’s Concerts, From Death Cab to Death From Above 1979Plus: Donald Glover as Childish Gambino, the Rapture, Nas, and more death!
  7. behind the music
    Battles’ Dave Konopka Explains How the Band Puts a Song Together“She starts listening and she says, ‘Uh, this isn’t Japanese. This is nothing.’”
  8. clickables
    Stream the New Battles Album in Its Entirety’Gloss Drop’ is here!
  9. clickables
    Watch Battles Rock Out in a Fancy French Room for La BlogothèqueHere’s “Wall Street.”
  10. clickables
    Watch the Bizarrely Comprehensive Music Video for Battles’ ‘Ice Cream’’Gloss Drop’ is out June 6.
  11. clickables
    Listen to a New Battles Track, ‘Ice Cream’You scream, we scream.
  12. music
    The Maximalist: Battles’ Tyondai Braxton Goes SoloJustin Davidson on Braxton’s ‘Central Market.’
  13. Battles
    Del Seoul vs. Kogi Korean BBQ: How Do Our Korean Tacos Hold Up?Del Seoul finally brought the Korean taco trend to Chicago, but how do they compare to the Kogi truck?
  14. Battles
    David Posey Enters the Franks ‘n’ Dawgs Iron Dawg BattleDavid Posey gets into the competitive sausage making ring.
  15. battle of the brits
    Peaches Geldof Harshes On Ed Westwick“It is a bit like, ‘Mate, you’re on ‘Gossip Girl’ and you’re in a shitty band.”
  16. battles
    Olbermann and Scarborough Not Talking Turkey YetLack of clarity on shovels, too.
  17. battles
    ‘Page Six’ Takes War With MSNBC to Next LevelThe ‘Post’ gossip column is fighting a monster only they can see.
  18. live from new york
    Video: Battles Math-Rocks Out, LiveExclusive video of Battles live at South Street Seaport, plus an interview with the band.