Taylor Hawkins on Fandom, Foo Fighters, and the Freedom to Be a Coattail Rider

Three albums in, Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders feels like a vacation for the Foo Fighters drummer.

Shepard Fairey Is Here To Stay

With a new mural and a 30-year retrospective in Downtown LA, the massively influential artist is moving forward while looking back.

In Conversation: Touché Amoré’s Jeremy Bolm on Bouncing Back from “Stage Four”

TA’s year of nostalgia is coming to a close, but not before a tour with La Dispute.

The Purchase of The Egyptian: Why Netflix Needs a Pyramid

Is the acquisition of an iconic Hollywood theater by a streaming giant another sign of the demise of cinema, or the new status quo?

Director Alma Har’el on the Therapeutic Nature of “Honey Boy”

Based on a true story written by Shia LaBeouf while in rehab, the film was both triggering and cathartic for the creative team.

The Hard Times’ New Book “The First 40 Years” Is an Absurd Revisionist History of Punk

Matt Saincome, Bill Conway, + Krissy Howard on the satirical history of their satirical punk news site.

Mikal Cronin Goes Into the Fire on “Seeker”

On his fourth full-length, the rocker continues to experiment outside of the Bay Area garage rock scene he was reared in.

The Loudest Voices in the Chatroom: The Story of 100% Electronica

George Clanton, Negative Gemini, Saint Pepsi, and more recount the origins of the vaporwave label that made it big—online and off.

In Conversation: Refused’s Dennis Lyxzén Is Still Writing War Music

Lyxzén discusses the politics of the Swedish post-hardcore band’s second new album since 1998’s classic Shape of Punk to Come.

Omni Is as Retro as Ever in Their “Courtesy Call” Video

Frankie Broyles and Philip Frobos talk about the “Networker” single and its “Top of The Pops”–recalling video.

In Conversation: Kimberly Peirce on “Boys Don’t Cry,” Twenty Years Later

The filmmaker talks her seminal debut, how she dealt with that rape scene, & what female directors are up against.

In Conversation: DIIV Is Reborn on “Deceiver”

The band talks addiction, recovery, and their hiatus—and how these elements led to their heaviest album to date.

In Conversation: Antonio Banderas on Becoming Almodóvar for “Pain and Glory”

The actor talks the power of language, performing addiction, and his forty-year-long creative partnership.

Debbie Harry Is Gonna Make You Face It

The Blondie frontwoman on new memoir “Face It,” how the internet has changed music, and what’s next. 

Tropical Fuck Storm Stick to Their Guns

While touring LP “Braindrops,” the Australian band shares their secrets to being a rare innovative rock band in 2019.

TNT’s “Elite Wrestling: Dynamite” Looks to Take on the WWE

For the first time in eighteen years, TNT has a serious contender in the ring.

Then Is Now: The Return of Tegan and Sara

In our first digital cover story, the duo discuss the new album, establishing distinct identities, and how music saved their relationship.

The Menzingers Give Optimism a Shot on “Hello Exile”

Frontman Greg Barnett unpacks the tonal shifts in the Scranton punks’ forthcoming sixth album.

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