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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
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Governors Ball 2022 with J. Cole, Clairo, Kid Cudi, and More

Glass Animals, Japanese Breakfast, Denzel Curry, Soccer Mommy, Tove Lo, Shaq, and more from Citi Field in New York.

June 13, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Primavera Sound 2022 Weekend 2 with Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Smile, Lorde, and More

Phoenix, Sky Ferreira, Run the Jewels, Megan Thee Stallion, and more from Barcelona.

June 13, 2022
Join Girl Talk for the Latest Episode of “FLOOD FM Hacked”

Gregg Gillis will be taking over FLOOD FM all week beginning June 13 with hand-picked songs and stories.

June 10, 2022
FLOOD FM’s “F Yeah Fridays” Ep. 30 feat. Yeah Yeah Yeahs, King Princess, Dehd, and More

Today’s show also includes new music from Beach Bunny, of Montreal, and Maggie Rogers.

June 10, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Yot Club Play “cant celebrate” and “u dont kno me” in Nashville for “Neighborhoods”

Ryan Kaiser’s debut album off the grid arrives this Friday.

June 07, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Primavera Sound 2022 with Nick Cave, Beck, Kacey Musgraves, and More

Beck, Wet Leg, Caroline Polachek, Tame Impala, Charli XCX, and more highlights from weekend one in Barcelona.

June 06, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch The Gloomies Bring “Talk” to an NYC Rooftop for “Neighborhoods”

Andy Craig gives a solo performance of his recent single, which was produced by Local Natives’ Nik Ewing.

June 01, 2022
FLOOD FM’s “F Yeah Fridays” Ep. 29 feat. Tame Impala & Diana Ross, Danielle Ponder, Superorganism, and More

Today’s show also includes new music from Roosevelt, Momma, 070 Shake, and more.

May 27, 2022
Live, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Mudhoney and Meat Puppets @ Soda Bar in San Diego

The pioneering alt-rockers recently played an intimate set at the 230-cap venue.

May 24, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Ken Yates Debut New Track “Grocery Store” on a Toronto Rooftop for “Neighborhoods”

The Canadian songwriter’s latest album Cerulean arrives June 3.

May 24, 2022

Jamie xx / photo by Joshua Mellin

Jamie xx, Caribou, and Arushi Jain Set to Play the Hollywood Bowl This Fall

Tickets are on sale now for the September 30 event sponsored by FLOOD.

May 17, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch JOHN TSUNG Bring “Eastern Standard” and “Pale Horses” to NYC’s Chinatown for “Neighborhoods”

The late-night performance arrives ahead of TSUNG’s new album Empire Postcards, out this Friday.

May 17, 2022
Join mxmtoon This Week for the Latest Episode of “FLOOD FM Hacked”

Ahead of the release of her new album rising this Friday, Maia will be taking over FLOOD FM this week with hand-picked songs and stories.

May 16, 2022
FLOOD FM’s “F Yeah Fridays” Returns with Carly Rae Jepsen, Kendrick Lamar, The Smile, and More

This week’s “Fave 15” podcast also includes Kathleen Hanna, Danger Mouse & Black Thought, and mxmtoon.

May 13, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Abigail Lapell Perform Three Tracks From Her New LP “Stolen Time” in Toronto for “Neighborhoods”

The Canadian folk songwriter plays through “All Dressed Up,” “Waterfall,” and “I Can’t Believe” in her backyard.

May 10, 2022
Watch Jo Schornikow Play “Visions” at Woodland Presbyterian Church in Nashville for FLOOD Sessions

The solo pipe organ performance arrives ahead of the songwriter’s forthcoming record ALTAR.

May 05, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Walter Martin Play “Baseball Diamond” in Gansevoort, NY for “Neighborhoods”

The former Walkmen member performs the track from his latest solo venture The Bear outside his schoolhouse studio.

May 03, 2022

Pre-Coachella weekend 1 playing it cool

Events
Backstage Camera Roll: The Regrettes at Coachella 2022

The LA-based four-piece takes us behind the scenes of their weekend festival experience.

April 28, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: High Water Festival with Jack White, Local Natives, My Morning Jacket, and More

The North Charleston festival curated by Shovels & Rope also featured Sharon Van Etten, Modest Mouse, Mavis Staples, Adia Victoria, and Black Pumas.

April 27, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Lola Kirke Perform on a Balcony on the Sunset Strip in LA for “Neighborhoods”

Both “Pink Sky” and “Broken Families” appear on the actress/songwriter’s forthcoming LP Lady for Sale.

April 26, 2022
Events
Portraits From Coachella 2022 feat. Japanese Breakfast, The Marías, Holly Humberstone, and More

Artists pose during weekend two of the Indio music fest.

April 25, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Fontaines D.C. @ Underground Arts in Philadelphia

The Dublin-based five-piece played a memorable set alongside Just Mustard this weekend before vocalist Grian Chatten’s laryngitis diagnosis.

April 25, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch John Vanderslice Play “Exposure” in Filipinotown, LA for “Neighborhoods”

The experimental songwriter performs the track from his new album ​​d E A T h ~ b U g in his backyard.

April 19, 2022
Events
Live, in Photos: Coachella 2022 with Billie Eilish, Arcade Fire, Harry Styles, and More

Brockhampton, Phoebe Bridgers, Wallows, Caroline Polachek, Denzel Curry, and many more highlights from weekend one in Indio.

April 18, 2022
Join Andy McCluskey of OMD This Week for the Latest Episode of “FLOOD FM Hacked”

The co-founder of the British synthpop duo will be taking over FLOOD FM this week with hand-picked songs and stories.

April 18, 2022
Events
Live, in Photos: FLOOD’s Desert Disco Party at The Alibi with Blu DeTiger

The inaugural Coachella kick-off event also featured sets from Jahi Sundance and DJ Chocolatebarbangs

April 15, 2022
Stream Coachella Sets From Arcade Fire, Billie Eilish, Run the Jewels, and More This Weekend

Most of the festival’s sets will be broadcast for free on YouTube beginning tonight.

April 15, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch No Swoon Play “Beside” in a Backyard in LA for “Neighborhoods”

The dream-pop duo perform a track from their recently unveiled second album Take Your Time.

April 12, 2022
EventsLive, In Photos
Live, in Photos: Best Coast and The Linda Lindas @ The Wiltern in LA

Shots from their sets at Jawbreaker’s Dear You 25th anniversary show.

April 08, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Avi Kaplan Play “All Is Well” in Rainy Nashville for “Neighborhoods”

Kaplan’s Shooter Jennings–produced album Floating on a Dream arrives May 20 via Fantasy Records.

April 05, 2022
Events
Live, in Photos: Jawbreaker @ The Wiltern in LA

Shots from the punk trio’s Los Angeles stop on their Dear You anniversary tour.

April 04, 2022
Vote Arts and Minds Sessions
Watch The Marías Perform “Little by Little” in Oakland for Vote Arts and Minds Sessions

Our month-long digital concert series with Fender aims to raise awareness for the California ballot measure for arts and music education.

March 31, 2022
Vote Arts and Minds Sessions
Watch Ade Play “Die” for Vote Arts and Minds Sessions

Our month-long digital concert series with Fender aims to raise awareness for the California ballot measure for arts and music education.

March 29, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Phebe Starr Play “Air” in Highland Park, Los Angeles for “Neighborhoods”

The Australian songwriter gives an acoustic performance of the track from her debut record.

March 29, 2022
Vote Arts and Minds Sessions
Watch Local Natives Perform a New Song for Vote Arts and Minds Sessions

Our month-long digital concert series with Fender aims to raise awareness for the California ballot measure for arts and music education.

March 25, 2022
Events
Portraits from FLOODfest at SXSW 2022: Perfume Genius, Pussy Riot, Hannibal Buress, Best Coast, and More

Plus Girlpool, Self Esteem, Horsegirl, Haru Nemuri, Kristin Hersh, and more from the two-day fest at Austin’s Mohawk.

March 22, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Grace Cummings Play “Heaven” in Melbourne for “Neighborhoods”

The Australian songwriter performs the track from her debut album Storm Queen in the suburb of Thornbury.

March 22, 2022

Wet Leg

Events
Live, in Photos: Wet Leg, Best Coast, and More at Wasserman Music’s Inaugural SXSW Day Party

The FLOOD-sponsored event at the Mohawk also featured Danielle Ponder, Joesef, Ritt Momney, Neal Francis, and others.

March 21, 2022
Vote Arts and Minds Sessions
Watch Joyce Manor Play “Catalina Fight Song” and “Big Lie” for Vote Arts and Minds Sessions

Our month-long digital concert series with Fender aims to raise awareness for the California ballot measure for arts and music education.

March 21, 2022
Events
FLOODfest at SXSW 2022: Perfume Genius, Pussy Riot, Self Esteem, and More

Girlpool, bbymutha, Petey, Horsegirl, a surprise rap performance from Hannibal Buress, and more photos from two days at the Mohawk

March 17, 2022
Events
Live, in Photos: Saddest Factory’s Corporate Retreat @ SXSW 2022

Shots of MUNA, Sloppy Jane, Charlie Hickey, and Claud, as well as emcees Phoebe Bridgers and Caleb Hearon, from yesterday’s showcase presented by FLOOD.

March 17, 2022
Vote Arts and Minds Sessions
Watch No Vacation Perform “Yam Yam” for Their Vote Arts and Minds Session

Our month-long digital concert series with Fender aims to raise awareness for the California ballot measure for arts and music education.

March 16, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Gus Englehorn Play “Stay Little” in Snowy Montreal for “Neighborhoods”

Ahead of his new LP Dungeon Master and an accompanying Canadian tour, the songwriter performs a track from his debut record.

March 15, 2022
Events
Pussy Riot Added to FLOODfest 2022 at SXSW

bbymutha also joins the lineup, plus daily set times revealed.

March 09, 2022

Photo by Lila Neugebauer

Neighborhoods
Watch Kevin Devine Play “If I’m Gonna Die Here” at Green-Wood Cemetery in Brooklyn for “Neighborhoods”

Devine debuts a new track from his forthcoming LP Nothing’s Real, So Nothing’s Wrong at an apt location in NYC.

March 08, 2022

Photo by Michael Muller

Events
FLOOD Presents Phoebe Bridgers’ Saddest Factory Corporate Retreat at SXSW 2022

The event will include performances from MUNA, Claud, Sloppy Jane, and Charlie Hickey, plus special guest appearances from Bridgers and Caleb Hearon.

March 08, 2022
Events
RSVP: Wasserman Music Inaugural SXSW Day Party at Mohawk with Wet Leg, Alex the Astronaut, Best Coast, and More

Joesef, Dro Kenji, Los Retros, Ritt Momney, Neal Francis, Luna Li, Sarah Kinsley, Ber, and Danielle Ponder will also perform at the March 18 showcase.

March 07, 2022
Vote Arts and Minds Sessions
Geographer Brings “Keep Running” to His Vote Arts and Minds Session

Our month-long digital concert series with Fender aims to raise awareness for the California ballot measure for arts and music education.

March 07, 2022
Vote Arts and Minds Sessions
Watch Claud Perform “Soft Spot” and “Tommy” for Vote Arts and Minds Sessions

Our month-long digital concert series with Fender aims to raise awareness for the California ballot measure for arts and music education.

March 03, 2022
Events
Announcing FLOODfest 2022 @ SXSW at the Mohawk with Perfume Genius, Pussy Riot, Petey, Girlpool, and More

Self Esteem, bbymutha, mehro, Horsegirl, Kristin Hersh, Cuffed Up, Geese, and more will also perform at the March 16 & 17 event.

March 02, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Bendigo Fletcher Perform in a Backyard in Louisville, Kentucky for “Neighborhoods”

After a full-band performance of “Astro Pup,” vocalist Ryan Anderson goes solo on a rendition of “Retail Lord.”

March 01, 2022