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Watch DEVORA Play “Elvis” and “Wild West” in the Angeles National Forest for “Neighborhoods”

The outlaw-pop songwriter performs her 2021 single along with a cut from her newly released God Is Dead EP in Southern California.

February 07, 2023
YELLE Is Taking Over FLOOD FM All Week as the Latest Guest Host of “Hacked”

Ahead of their anticipated US tour, the French pop artist shares an eclectic DJ set with us.

February 06, 2023
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: GRAMMY House 2023

Stephen Sanchez, ATL Jacob, Gunner Stahl, Blu De Tiger, Em Beihold, London on da Track, Victoria Canal, and more from the three-day pop-up experience celebrating #GRAMMYSNextGen

February 05, 2023
Watch Pavement Shred Through “Unfair” on “Austin City Limits” Before Their Episode Airs This Weekend

The second half of the PBS series’ 48th season kicked off at the beginning of January.

February 03, 2023
Neighborhoods
Watch mmeadows Play “You Should Know by Now” and Cover Sinéad O’Connor on a NYC Rooftop for “Neighborhoods”

The art-pop duo take on O’Connor’s “Nothing Compares 2 U” in addition to a single from their forthcoming debut LP on a balcony a block from Times Square.

January 31, 2023
The Recording Academy and CBS Announces GRAMMY House Pop-Up Experience

The destination includes an exhibit designed by Cey Adams celebrating 50 years of hip-hop with photography by Janette Beckman, Michael Lavine, B+, Danny Clinch, Greg Noire, and Gunner Stahl.

January 30, 2023
Join Lastlings All Week on a New Episode of FLOOD FM’s “Hacked”

We’ll be spinning the brother/sister duo of Josh and Amy Dowdle’s vibey set every day through February 3.

January 30, 2023
Neighborhoods
Watch Lee Fields Play “What Did I Do” in Riverside, California for “Neighborhoods”

The soul icon’s latest solo record Sentimental Fool arrived back in October via Daptone Records.

January 24, 2023
Join Hot Hot Heat All Week as They Take Over FLOOD FM on a New Episode of “Hacked”

Steve Bays and Parker Bossley take us back to the early ’00s with their guest DJ set.

January 23, 2023
Neighborhoods
Watch Blair Gun Play “Pound Sand” and “Genovese” in San Diego for “Neighborhoods”

The SD-based group performs two songs at the storied Che Café in La Jolla.

January 17, 2023
Neighborhoods
Watch Bloods Play “Southern Light” in Windy Sydney, Australia for “Neighborhoods”

The punk trio took their Together, Baby! single to the Clovelly Cliffs on Australia’s East Coast.

January 10, 2023
Join EKKSTACY on FLOOD FM This Week for a New Episode of “Hacked”

The Vancouver-based post-punk revivalist is taking over the station all week with hand-picked tunes.

January 09, 2023
Neighborhoods
Watch Ben Lee Play “Crooked Tree” in Los Angeles for “Neighborhoods”

The Australian songwriter’s 20th studio album I’m Fun! arrived in August via Ten Fingers/Warner.

January 03, 2023
Film + TVStaff Picks
The Best TV of 2022

10 series that lived up to the virality of their screencaps.

December 20, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch WILSN Play “Hurts So Bad” and “Tell Me” in Melbourne, Australia for “Neighborhoods”

Shannon Busch gives an acoustic performance of both tracks from her forthcoming debut LP outside of her recording studio.

December 20, 2022
Film + TVStaff Picks
The Best Films of 2022

10 movies that helped us navigate everything from complicated familial drama to psychotic conspiracy theorists.

December 19, 2022
Celebrate the Holidays with FLOOD FM’s “Cool Yule Xmas”

Kicking off on Monday and running through Christmas Day, make FLOOD FM your source for great and eclectic holiday music.

December 16, 2022
Staff Picks
The Best Songs of 2022

10 tracks that look toward the past to push things forward.

December 14, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Hamish Hawk Play “Money” in Edinburgh, Scotland for “Neighborhoods”

The songwriter performs an acoustic take on his recent single in the capital city.

December 13, 2022
Join Dayglow All Week on a New Episode of FLOOD FM’s “Hacked”

Sloan Struble is taking over the station this week with handpicked tunes.

December 12, 2022
Staff Picks
The Best Albums of 2022

25 records that were hard to take out of rotation this year.

December 12, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Local Natives @ The Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever

The band was joined by Best Coast’s Bethany Cosentino, Darkside’s Dave Harrington, and Miya Folick during their three-night residency.

December 08, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Boy & Bear Play “Just to Be Kind” in Marrickville, Australia for “Neighborhoods”

The Australian indie rockers perform the track in the Sydney suburb shortly after releasing an acoustic version last week.

December 06, 2022
Join Magdalena Bay All Week on a New Episode of FLOOD FM’s “Hacked”

The synth-pop duo gives us a look into their unpredictable world by spinning a handful of their current favorite songs.

December 05, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch October Drift Play “Lost Without You” in Somerset, England for “Neighborhoods”

The UK indie rockers perform a track off their new album I Don’t Belong Anywhere, out now via Physical Education Recordings.

November 29, 2022
Announcing Estevan Oriol x Risk x Taz Signed & Numbered Nipsey Hussle FLOOD Art Print

50 percent of proceeds of the 19″ x 19″ limited edition giclée print benefit the Neighborhood Nip Foundation.

November 28, 2022
White Reaper Joins FLOOD FM All Week for a New Episode of “Hacked”

The Louisville rockers’ latest album Asking for a Friend is set to arrive January 27 via Elektra Records.

November 28, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch veggi Play “GROOVE” in Long Beach, California for “Neighborhoods”

Trevor Hutchens performs his hit single featuring Bipolar Sunshine & KALLITECHNIS on the beach.

November 22, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: The Smile @ Hammerstein Ballroom in Manhattan

Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood’s Radiohead side-project with drummer Tom Skinner played New York this past weekend.

November 21, 2022

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Join Weyes Blood This Week for an All-New Episode of FLOOD FM’s “Hacked”

With her new album out now, Natalie Mering stops by to spin tunes and share stories on a new installment of the series airing all week.

November 21, 2022
Events
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard Announce Three-Hour Marathon Show at the Hollywood Bowl

The event will cap off their North American residency tour in June next year.

November 16, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Foreign Air Play “Hello Sunshine” in California’s Shasta-Trinity National Forest for “Neighborhoods”

Jesse Clasen performs a solo acoustic version of the title track from the DC-based duo’s new LP.

November 15, 2022
Tune in All Week to Hear The Wombats Take Over FLOOD FM’s “Hacked”

Leading up to the UK trio’s new EP on Friday, all three members will be spinning tunes and telling stories on the series’ latest episode.

November 11, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Kids Return Play “Lost in Los Angeles” and “My Life” in Paris for “Neighborhoods”

The French duo’s debut album Forever Melodies is out now.

November 08, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Turnstile and Snail Mail @ Hollywood Palladium

The bands played two enthralling sold-out shows in Los Angeles this week.

November 05, 2022
Join Maya Hawke All Week on the Latest Episode of FLOOD FM’s “Hacked”

From November 7 to 11, join the musician and Stranger Things actress as she spins tunes and shares stories.

November 04, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Drew Beskin & the Sunshine Play “Furrowed Brow” in Athens, Georgia for “Neighborhoods”

Beskin and his band perform the track from their debut album Somewhere Sideways Same as You in the neighborhood of Normaltown.

November 01, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Levitation 2022 with King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard, L7, The Jesus and Mary Chain, and More

The annual psych-rock (and beyond) fest took over Downtown Austin for Halloween weekend.

October 31, 2022
Join Ladytron All Week for a Special Halloween Episode of FLOOD FM’s “Hacked”

After returning with the new single “City of Angels,” the British electropop group takes over the airwaves.

October 28, 2022
Watch more* Play “All-American Guts” and “Green” at Their West Hollywood Studio for FLOOD Sessions

Hot off a summer tour with HAIM, Kane Ritchotte and Malcolm McRae have also revealed the new single “Another Change.”

October 28, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Elissa Mielke Play “Get Well” and “Woman’s Worth” in Dundas, Ontario for “Neighborhoods”

Both tracks appear on the Canadian songwriter’s new EP Mouse.

October 25, 2022
Perfect Day in Nashville: Briston Maroney

From his morning cold brew to vintage shopping to a night at the movies, the singer-songwriter reveals his perfect day in his hometown.

October 25, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Travis Play “Sing” at a Band Stand in Glasgow, Scotland for “Neighborhoods”

Ahead of their US tour in November in support of 20 years of The Invisible Band, the indie rockers perform their period-defining single in Kelvingrove Park.

October 20, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Teens in Trouble Play “Decomposing” in Raleigh, NC for “Neighborhoods”

Lizzie Killian performs the track from her self-titled debut EP, out now via Asian Man Records.

October 18, 2022
Events
Portraits from Austin City Limits 2022 feat. The Marías, Goose, Robert Glasper, and More

Plus backstage shots of SOFI TUKKER, Nation of Language, Sloppy Jane, L’Impératrice, and others from the annual festival in Texas.

October 17, 2022
Join Petey All Week on the Latest Episode of FLOOD FM’s “Hacked”

The LA-based songwriter will be spinning tunes and sharing stories on a new episode airing daily October 17-21.

October 14, 2022
Sylvan Esso Preview Upcoming “Austin City Limits” Episode with a Performance of “Echo Party”

The video arrives ahead of the duo’s full set scheduled to air this Saturday, October 15, on PBS.

October 13, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Christian Lee Hutson Play “Age Difference” and “Rubberneckers” in Pioneertown, CA for “Neighborhoods”

Joined by Great Grandpa’s Al Menne, the songwriter performs two tracks from his new LP Quitters.

October 11, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Austin City Limits 2022 with Paramore, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Lil Nas X, and More

Plus shots of MUNA, Carly Rae Jepsen, Japanese Breakfast, SZA, and other acts from weekend one in Texas.

October 10, 2022
Join The Beths All Week on the Latest Episode of FLOOD FM’s “Hacked”

Liz Stokes and John Pearce will be spinning tunes and sharing stories on a new episode airing daily October 10-14.

October 07, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Milk & Bone Play “Movies” in Montreal’s Little Italy for “Neighborhoods”

The track will appear on the electro-pop duo’s third LP Chrysalism.

October 04, 2022
Catch Phoenix on the Latest Episode of “FLOOD FM Hacked”

Ahead of the release of Alpha Zulu, Thomas Mars and Laurent Brancowitz will be spinning tunes from their personal record collections.

September 30, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert @ Kia Forum in Los Angeles

Queen, Pink, Rush, Them Crooked Vultures, Joan Jett, Alanis Morrisette, and more paid tribute to the Foo Fighters drummer.

September 28, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Calexico Play “Rancho Azul” and “Liberada” in Tucson, Arizona for “Neighborhoods”

The track comes from the Americana mainstays’ album El Mirador released earlier this year.

September 27, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Portola 2022 with The Chemical Brothers, Arca, Caroline Polachek, and More

Shots from the inaugural electronic music festival at Pier 80 in San Francisco.

September 27, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Riot Fest 2022 with Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Sleater-Kinney, and More

Shots of Sunny Day Real Estate, Alice Glass, Taking Back Sunday, The Joy Formidable, and more from Chicago’s Douglass Park.

September 23, 2022
Events
Win Tickets to Jamie XX and Caribou at Hollywood Bowl

The FLOOD-sponsored event on September 30 also features Arushi Jain.

September 23, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: My Chemical Romance @ The Prudential Center in Newark, NJ

Shots from the band’s hometown show in the midst of their reunion tour.

September 22, 2022
Events
Portraits from Riot Fest 2022 with The Linda Lindas, The Front Bottoms, Lunachicks, and More

Plus The Joy Formidable, Pale Waves, carolesdaughter, Foxy Shazam and more behind the scenes from Chicago’s Douglas Park.

September 21, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Primavera Sound LA with Lorde, Arctic Monkeys, Nine Inch Nails, and More

Plus Fontaines D.C., Arca, Clairo, PinkPantheress, Khruangbin, and more from Los Angeles State Historic Park.

September 19, 2022
Join Fontaines D.C. for the Latest Episode of “FLOOD FM Hacked”

Kicking off September 19, the Irish post-punks are taking over FLOOD FM for the final installment of “Hacked” episodes in partnership with Primavera Sound LA.

September 16, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch The Black Angels Debut New Track “Icon” in Austin, Texas for “Neighborhoods”

The psych rockers perform the song outside Space ATX studio ahead of the release of their new LP Wilderness of Mirrors this Friday.

September 13, 2022
Join Amyl and the Sniffers and Special Interest for the Latest Episodes of “FLOOD FM Hacked”

Beginning September 12, the two bands are taking over FLOOD FM for a series of “Hacked” episodes in partnership with Primavera Sound LA.

September 09, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Kristiane Perform “Cry Baby” and “State Lines” in Venice, California for “Neighborhoods”

The LA-based songwriter’s EP State Lines dropped last month.

September 06, 2022
Join Khruangbin for the Latest Episode of “FLOOD FM Hacked”

Beginning September 5, the Houston-based trio takes over FLOOD FM for the second installment in a series of “Hacked” episodes in partnership with Primavera Sound LA.

September 02, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Emily Elbert Perform “Inside Your Heart” in Lisbon, Portugal for “Neighborhoods”

The track appears on the musician’s latest solo LP Woven Together, which arrived earlier this month.

August 30, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: This Ain’t No Picnic 2022 with LCD Soundsystem, The Strokes, Phoebe Bridgers, and More

Shots of Le Tigre, IDLES, Caroline Polachek, Sparks, Earl Sweatshirt, Turnstile, and more from Pasadena, CA.

August 29, 2022
Join Death Cab for Cutie’s Ben Gibbard for the Latest Episode of “FLOOD FM Hacked”

Gibbard shares stories and handpicked tunes ahead of his band’s 10th studio album Asphalt Meadows arriving in September.

August 29, 2022

Flume

FLOOD FM Announces the Portola Radio Takeover in Anticipation of the San Francisco Music Festival

Every Saturday leading up to the event on the weekend of September 24, we’ll be exclusively playing tracks by artists performing at the festival.

August 26, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch SEB Play “Pretty Bitch” in Los Angeles for “Neighborhoods”

The LA-based artist and producer performs the track from his new EP IT’S OKAY, WE’RE DREAMING II: don’t worry, i’ll be fine.

August 23, 2022
Join Surf Curse for the Latest Episode of “FLOOD FM Hacked”

The LA-based band takes over FLOOD FM for the first in a series of Hacked episodes in partnership with Primavera Sound LA.

August 22, 2022
Joe Strummer at 70: Join FLOOD FM’s Birthday Celebration

Celebrate the Clash frontman’s birthday on August 21 with his favorite songs curated by his widow Lucinda Tait with input from friends, family, and bandmates.

August 19, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Aundrey Guillaume Perform “Refund” in LA for “Neighborhoods”

The Inland Empire rapper dropped his sophomore EP Energy at the beginning of the summer via Secretly Canadian.

August 16, 2022
Join The Midnight for the Latest Episode of “FLOOD FM Hacked”

The synthwave duo will be taking over FLOOD FM all week beginning August 15 with hand-picked songs and stories.

August 12, 2022

Yeah Yeah Yeahs

FLOOD FM’s “F Yeah Fridays” Ep. 32 feat. Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Danger Mouse & Black Thought, M.I.A., and More

Today’s show also includes new music from Dodie, Alvvays, and Surf Curse.

August 12, 2022

Green Day

EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Outside Lands 2022 with Green Day, Phoebe Bridgers, Mitski, and More

Shots of Wet Leg, Pussy Riot, Sampa the Great, Local Natives, The Marías, and more from Golden Gate Park in San Francisco.

August 09, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Lollapalooza 2022 with Dua Lipa, MUNA, Glass Animals, and More

Scenes from Grant Park in Chicago over the weekend.

August 03, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Lollapalooza 2022 Aftershows feat. IDLES, Tove Lo, Coin, and Role Model

Plus, shots of Green Day’s festival headlining set from Skydeck Chicago at Willis Tower.

August 03, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Goon Play “Bend Back” and “Ochre” in Sylmar, California for “Neighborhoods”

The psych-rock group performs two tracks from their new LP Hour of Green Evening outside of LA.

August 02, 2022
Events
Portraits From Lollapalooza 2022 feat. Pom Pom Squad, Maxo Kream, Tinashe, and More

Behind-the-scenes shots of artists from the Chicago music fest over the weekend.

August 01, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Day Wave Perform “Heart to Rest” and “Pastlife” in LA for “Neighborhoods”

Jackson Phillips plays two track from his recent LP Pastlife ahead of his upcoming tour with Two Door Cinema Club.

July 26, 2022
Locals Only: Local Natives’ Nik Ewing on His All-Time Top 10 LA Albums

From Kendrick Lamar to Tom Petty, the band’s multi-instrumentalist dives into the 10 records that best define his hometown.

July 19, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Martin Courtney Play “Corncob” and “Sailboat” in Hudson Valley, New York for “Neighborhoods”

The Real Estate vocalist performs two tracks from his latest solo LP Magic Sign, out now via Domino.

July 19, 2022
Events
Enter to Win VIP Glamping Experience at Elements Music and Arts Festival Plus a Meet and Greet with SOFI TUKKER

The three-day immersive car camping fest in Long Pond, PA also features Tycho, Kaskade, Zed’s Dead, FISHER, REZZ, and many more.

July 19, 2022
Join Tim Heidecker This Week for the Latest Episode of “FLOOD FM Hacked”

The comedian and songwriter will be taking over FLOOD FM all week beginning July 18 with hand-picked songs and stories.

July 18, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch LonelyTwin Play “Pretty” and “Jump/Fly” in Stockholm for “Neighborhoods”

Madelene Eliasson gives an acoustic performance of two tracks from her debut album This End Had No Beginning.

July 12, 2022
Join Soccer Mommy This Week for the Latest Episode of “FLOOD FM Hacked”

Sophie Allison will be taking over FLOOD FM all week beginning July 11 with hand-picked songs and stories.

July 11, 2022
FLOOD FM’s “F Yeah Fridays” Ep. 31 feat. The 1975, Killer Mike, Alvvays, and More

Today’s show also includes new music from Maya Hawke, Pussy Riot, and SG Lewis.

July 08, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Jessica Boudreaux Perform “Loves to Break” in Milwaukie, Oregon for “Neighborhoods”

The Summer Cannibals vocalist’s new EP I Think My Heart Loves to Break is out now.

July 06, 2022

photos by JOSEPH ROSS, JOSHUA MELLIN, ALEX LAKE, DANIEL CAVAZOS, AND DANIEL SANNWALD

Staff Picks
The Best Albums of 2022 (So Far)

25 albums that have stuck with us so far as the AOTY contenders continue to roll in.

July 05, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch The Hics Perform “On You” in London for “Neighborhoods”

The alt-soul duo bring their HARMINE single to Hampstead Heath.

June 30, 2022
Art & CultureFilm + TV
FLOOD Presents Limited David Lynch x Kii Arens Art Print

The 20″ x 20″ silk-screened print, signed by Arens and numbered, benefits The David Lynch Foundation.

June 30, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Haunted Summer Play Two Songs From Their New Album “Whole” in LA for “Neighborhoods”

The duo bring “The Tree” and “Camera” to their nighttime set.

June 28, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: The National and Muse @ Rock in Rio Lisboa

The rescheduled festival kicked off in Lisbon, Portugal this past weekend.

June 22, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Doe Paoro Perform “Divine Surrendering” in Lake Arrowhead, CA for “Neighborhoods”

Sonia Kreitzer brings the single from her new EP of the same name to the San Bernardino Mountains.

June 21, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Glass Animals and Denzel Curry @ Red Rocks

The band headlined two shows at the historic open-air amphitheater outside of Denver.

June 17, 2022
Tune in to FLOOD FM’s Juneteenth Celebration Curated by Robert Glasper, Tank and the Bangas, SEB, and More

The 48-hour streaming event kicking off on June 19 was also curated by Derrick Hodge, The Suffers, BLK ODYSSY, Boulevards, Kenndog, Seratones, Jayson Cash, Kah-Lo, and Jahi Sundance.

June 17, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Phoebe Bridgers @ The Stone Pony’s Outdoor Stage in Asbury Park, NJ

Bridgers even treated the packed New Jersey venue with a Bruce Springsteen cover.

June 14, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Leona Naess Perform Songs From Her New LP “Brood X” in Brooklyn for “Neighborhoods”

The songwriter plays three tracks from her first album since 2008 on a stoop in Greenpoint.

June 14, 2022