PREMIERE: Imaginary People Air Out Real-Life Problems in “Mr. Hesitance”
PREMIERE: Noga Erez Wants to Know if You Can “Dance While You Shoot” for Original Tracks
PREMIERE: Tinariwen Sing Songs of Freedom for the Women of the Sahara in “Assàwt”
RECAP: Harts Performing Live at the FLOOD Gallery
Prince-approved and straight from Australia, the funk-rock maestro was in support of his upcoming LP, “Smoke Fire Hope Desire.”
PREMIERE: beGun Brings Heavy Emotions to the Desert in “Namibe” Video
Taken from the “AMMA RMXD” LP, out now via Foehn.
The Inauguration Day Cure
Prescriptions for coping with your very rational fears.
PREMIERE: Hypoluxo Are Here to Help You Shoot the Jay in “Fronts” Video
The darkwave Brooklyn band released “If Language” back in September.
PREMIERE: Forget What You’ve Heard, Chicano Batman Says “Freedom is Free”
“Throughout our history the state has presented the rationale that freedom is not free…. This song is an anti-thesis to that ideological fallacy.”
PREMIERE: Spirits Are High in the Video for NE-HI’s “Offers”
The Chicago quartet head out of the garage in search of whatever comes next.
The “Unqualified for the Job” Cure
Now’s probably a good time to celebrate some people who are actually experts in their chosen professions.
Ordinary People: Ty Segall, Cory Hanson, and the Search for the American Pastoral
Strange as it may sound, two of music’s heaviest rock acts also function as two of its most sincere folk revivalists. But is it really a revival act at all?
Dig for Fire: 25 Upcoming Albums More People Should Be Talking About
From québécois kraut-funk to the return of two of indie rock’s most celebrated sidemen, these are the unsung albums we’re most excited for this year.
Todd Haynes’s “Safe” Is the Movie You Should Stream Tonight
Todd Haynes’s breakout feature from 1995 is also his masterpiece.
PREMIERE: The Dig Let Down Their “Jet Black Hair”
The New York quartet’s new album Bloodshot Tokyo is out February 3.
PREMIERE: Hard Proof Bridge Western Rock and Sub-Saharan Funk in “Stinger”
The Austin ten-piece get an assist from the production work of Chris “Frenchie” Smith.
PREMIERE: Dive into the Void with Cate Le Bon in the “Rock Pool” Video
The “Rock Pool” EP is out January 27 via Drag City.
The Death Cure: Stayin’ Alive
Because 2017 is definitely trying to kill us.
PREMIERE: Futurebirds Take on Vic Chesnutt’s “Dodge” for Pickathon’s Slab Series
The latest from the Oregon festival’s 2016–2017 season.
Japanese artist Azuma Makoto turns deconstructed floristry into fine art.
The New Dawn of New Age
How the consciousness-raising movement emerged from the margins to become a predominant force in American pop culture—and where the light might shine next.
Get God on the Phone: Coachella 2017 Lineup is Announced
Radiohead, Beyoncé, and Kendrick Lamar are your headliners.
Shintaro Sakamoto, “Love If Possible”
Sakamoto leans on the pedal steel as an ambient vessel, spiraling lines around spines of melodic, moody bass.