Thurston Moore announces Screen Time, a concept album of guitar instrumentals recorded during the 2020 lockdown

Thurston Moore
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Thurston Moore has announced the full release of his collection of 2020 guitar instrumentals, Screen Time, will arrive on February 25, via Southern Lord.

Written and recorded amid the 2020 lockdown, the pieces were intended to consider our relationship with digital devices against the backdrop of the isolation and inequality laid bare during the pandemic. In particular, the collection reportedly questions the benefits and limitations of screens on younger generations. 

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Matt Parker
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Matt is Features Editor for Before that he spent 10 years as a freelance music journalist, interviewing artists for the likes of Total Guitar, Guitarist, Guitar World, MusicRadar,, DJ Mag and Electronic Sound. In 2020, he launched, which aims to share the ideas that make creative lifestyles more sustainable. He plays guitar, but should not be allowed near your delay pedals.