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Special Interest


Third full-length album from the New Orleans electronic punk band featuring a guest appearance from Mykki Blanco

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  1. 9.0 |   Loud And Quiet

    Endure is their most complete work yet, and it feels like there’s so much more to come
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  2. 8.8 |   Pitchfork

    On their remarkable third album, the New Orleans band pushes their sound to both its bleakest and its sweetest brinks. Pop, disco, and house all melt into their raucous, revolutionary glam punk
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  3. 8.6 |   Beats Per Minute

    It’s not so much a left turn as it is an evolution in sound, one that manages to cover more territory than their last album – and deliver their message in a way that is both more urgent and more approachable
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  4. 8.4 |   Spectrum Culture

    What carries Endure is how fully Special Interest commit to both sides of the project and how each serves the greater purpose of sharpening the band’s already well-honed lyrical attack
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  5. 8.0 |   Crack

    The lead single struts with purpose and poise, its electroclash production invoking visions of the dancefloor
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  6. 8.0 |   Northern Transmissions

    Endure is their heaviest swing yet, a haymaker wielded with better form and greater strength than the band has ever mustered before
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  7. 8.0 |   The Guardian

    The New Orleans band provide a release from tough times with a hardcore album inflected by funk, glam rock and disco
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  8. 8.0 |   Uncut

    Irresistible. Print edition only

  9. 8.0 |   Mojo

    Mostly comprised of ground-quaking punk-dance anthems, they're also politically charged, shot through with ribald wit and simmering anger. Print edition only

  10. 7.0 |   All Music

    Feels like an inevitable destination from prior albums and represents an excellent entry point for the uninitiated
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