In Conversation: Soccer Mommy Confronts the Dark Side of Existence

Sophie Allison on how she’s handling being stuck inside and her post-release reflections on “Color Theory.”

In Conversation: Brian Fallon Wants to Recharge You with “Local Honey”

The ex-Gaslight Anthem frontman on leaving his label, therapy, and what Bruce Springsteen told him about writing political songs.

Waxahatchee’s Katie Crutchfield Turns Inward on “Saint Cloud”

The Alabama songwriter talks her new record and the challenges of being sober in the music biz. 

PLAYLIST: Moaning’s Post-Punk/New Wave Community

Sean Solomon discusses the two eras of moody music that inspired his band’s latest LP.

Grouplove Finds Catharsis on “Healer”

A decade into their career together, Christian Zucconi and Hannah Hooper discuss family, origins, and recovery.

Phantogram Go Back to the Beginning on “Ceremony”

Sarah Barthel and Josh Carter discuss their move to LA, new album, and longtime bond.

On the “Athena” Tour with Sudan Archives

We caught up with violinist Brittney Parks in the midst of her first major tour.

Caroline Rose Is (Carefully) Becoming a Superstar

The narrator of “Superstar” is an ostentatious caricature, but their journey speaks to real concerns.

Don’t Worry, U.S. Girls Is Still an Anti-Capitalist Project

Meg Remy’s newest album may at first seem apolitical, but it’s just a different take on longtime interests.

In Conversation: Cerrone Returns to Disco Roots on “DNA”

The French artist is among the most influential of the disco era, and one of dance music’s first trailblazers.

Caribou’s Dan Snaith: the Family Man Surrounded By Change

His long-awaited seventh album, “Suddenly,” is an exercise in empathy.

Best Coast: Feeling OK for the First Time

In our new digital cover story, Bethany Cosentino talks “Always Tomorrow” and how she got to the point of finally feelin’ good and getting sober.

In Conversation: Banoffee Leans Into Her Family History on “Look At Us Now Dad”

Australian singer Martha Brown explains how familial research and a move to LA inspired her glittering debut.

In Conversation: Noémie Merlant Captures the Gaze of a Painter in Love for “Portrait of a Lady on Fire”

The star of Céline Sciamma’s smoldering queer romance details her experience on set.

Floria Sigismondi, Goddess of Grotesquery

The Canadian-Italian music video director on her career and second feature film, “The Turning.”

Poppy Is Still An Enigma, But One On Her Own Terms

On her third album “I Disagree,” the YouTube sensation starts from scratch.

Mick Jenkins Pursues Creative Freedom on “The Circus”

The Chicago rapper talks managing duality while maintaining a vibe on his recent EP.

In Conversation: Remembering Gang of Four’s Andy Gill (1956-2020)

A previously unpublished interview with the post-punk guitar legend.

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