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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
Announcing “Vote Arts and Minds Sessions”

Fender and FLOOD present a month-long digital concert series to raise awareness for the California ballot measure for arts and music education.

March 01, 2022
Events
Live, in Photos: Tyler, the Creator, Kali Uchis, and Vince Staples @ The United Center

Shots from Tyler’s Chicago stop on his Call Me If You Get Lost tour.

February 25, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Netta Perform “DUM” and “CEO” at a Restaurant in Tel Aviv, Israel for “Neighborhoods”

The 2018 Eurovision winner performs two recent singles over a meal at Dr. Shakshuka.

February 22, 2022
Join Still Woozy Next Week for the Latest Episode of “FLOOD FM Hacked”

Ahead of his spring tour, Sven Gamsky will be sharing stories and guest DJing in the new episode airing all week.

February 18, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Shout Out Louds Play “High as a Kite” in a Swiss Alpine Village for “Neighborhoods”

Vocalist/guitarist Adam Olenius gives an acoustic performance of the track ahead of the release of the Swedish band’s new record House this Friday.

February 15, 2022
Announcing FLOOD 12: The Los Angeles Issue with David Lynch, Nipsey Hussle, Syd, and Phoebe Bridgers

Our biggest issue yet celebrates our hometown with Brian Wilson, Lord Huron, Remi Wolf, Cuco, BANKS, Local Natives, The Doors, the art of RISK, Taz, Estevan Oriol, and Kii Arens, and much more.

February 14, 2022
Neighborhoods
Hollyy Brave the Chicago Winter to Play “Lost in Confusion” for “Neighborhoods”

The soulful rockers perform the track in Logan Square ahead of the release of their new EP “If You’re Ever Lost” this Friday.

February 08, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Teen Jesus and the Jean Teasers Bring “AHHH!” to Canberra, Australia for “Neighborhoods”

The Aussie punks’ Anna Ryan performs an acoustic version of the track in Oakley Hill.

February 01, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Omotola Give a Brooding Performance of “ITMOI” in LA for “Neighborhoods”

The experimental R&B artist’s debut single was recently released through Local Natives’ Nik Ewing’s label Chewing Inc.

January 25, 2022

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Neighborhoods
Watch Kah-Lo Perform “Fire” and “Commandments” on a Brooklyn Rooftop for “Neighborhoods”

The Nigerian-born songwriter plays two tracks from her debut EP “The Arrival.”

January 18, 2022
FLOOD FM’s “F Yeah Fridays” Ep. 27 feat. Fontaines D.C., Mitski, Parquet Courts, and More

This week’s “Fave 15” podcast also includes Let’s Eat Grandma, Guerilla Toss, Aldous Harding, Spoon, Midlake, and Lucius.

January 14, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Jordan Hawkins Perform “Slow Down” on a West Hollywood Rooftop for “Neighborhoods”

The North Carolina–born R&B artist strips the song down to vocals and guitar in his new home of LA.

January 11, 2022
Neighborhoods
Watch Stella Borsella Cover Josh Ritter’s “Idaho” in Snowy Boise for “Neighborhoods”

Daniel Fox braves the elements to perform the track in his hometown.

January 04, 2022
Film + TVStaff Picks
The Best Films of 2021

Our picks for the 10 most captivating movies of the year.

December 21, 2021
FLOOD FM’s 50 Most Played Tracks of 2021

Wet Leg, Noga Erez, Arlo Parks, Little Simz, and more top the charts closing out our online radio station’s inaugural year.

December 20, 2021
Film + TVStaff Picks
The Best TV of 2021

10 series that made us beg friends and family for their login info.

December 20, 2021
Neighborhoods
Watch Robert Finley Perform Two Tracks in Downtown Nashville for “Neighborhoods”

The blues artist sings “Souled Out on You” and “All My Hope” from his recent album “Sharecropper’s Son.”

December 16, 2021
Art & CultureStaff Picks
The Best Songs of 2021

10 tracks that made the year feel a little brighter.

December 15, 2021
Staff Picks
The Best Albums of 2021

25 records that helped us reorient ourselves to the outside world.

December 14, 2021
Events
Live, in Photos: Major Lazer and Shepard Fairey at Art Basel

The Miami showcase also featured DJ sets from Keen One and the Desperate ApeWives collective.

December 02, 2021
Neighborhoods
Watch Jackson+Sellers Perform Two Songs From Their Debut LP in East Nashville for “Neighborhoods”

Jade Jackson and Aubrie Sellers sing “The Devil Is an Angel” and “The World Is Black” from their recent collaborative album “Breaking Point.”

November 30, 2021
Neighborhoods
Watch Carol Ades Perform “Unlearn Me” at an Alpaca Farm in Windy Hill, California for “Neighborhoods”

The LA-based songwriter gives an acoustic performance of the single to a rapt audience.

November 23, 2021
Neighborhoods
Watch The F16s Perform “The Apocalypse” in Chennai, India for “Neighborhoods”

The band braves the heat to perform the closer to their recent EP “Is It Time to Eat the Rich Yet?”

November 16, 2021
Join Snail Mail This Week for the Second Episode of “FLOOD FM Hacked”

With her new album “Valentine” out now, Lindsey Jordan will be sharing stories and guest DJing in the new episode airing all week.

November 15, 2021
FLOOD FM’s “F Yeah Fridays” Ep. 26 feat. Beach House, Nilüfer Yanya, Mitski, and More

This week’s “Fave 15” podcast also includes Day Wave, Rosalía feat. The Weeknd, Lo Moon, Courtney Barnett, Fana Hues, and VHS Collection.

November 12, 2021
Neighborhoods
Watch Blake Rose Perform “Casanova” and “Rollerblades” in Los Angeles for “Neighborhoods”

Both tracks appeared on the songwriter’s recently released debut EP “A World Gone By.”

November 12, 2021
Neighborhoods
Watch The O’My’s Perform “Lonely” on Top of a Truck in Chicago’s Rogers Park for “Neighborhoods”

Maceo Vidal-Haymes plays an acoustic version of the track as the slow-zooming camera reveals his surroundings.

November 09, 2021
Join The Charlatans’ Tim Burgess for the Debut Episode of “FLOOD FM Hacked”

Burgess will be playing his favorite records from the early-’90s while reminiscing on the early Madchester days this Sunday.

November 05, 2021

ZHU

Catch Outside Lands Interviews with ZHU, The Strokes’ Albert Hammond Jr., Rüfüs Du Sol, and More on FLOOD FM All Day Friday

FLOOD FM will be running interviews recorded on the Golden Gate Park festival grounds from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. PST.

November 04, 2021
Events
Live, in Photos: Outside Lands 2021

Halloween was in full swing this past weekend with Tame Impala, Vampire Weekend, Lizzo, Kehlani, Caroline Polachek, and more taking the stage at Golden Gate Park.

November 02, 2021
Neighborhoods
Watch Elke Perform “No Pain” with HALFNOISE’s Zac Farro in Nashville for “Neighborhoods”

Kayla Graninger performs the track from her recently released debut LP “No Pain for Us Here” in her friends’ backyard.

November 02, 2021

The Hives

Events
Live, in Photos: Levitation 2021

Japanese Breakfast, Thundercat, The Hives, black midi, and more from Halloween weekend in Austin. 

November 01, 2021
FLOOD FM’s “F Yeah Fridays” Ep. 25 feat. Yaeji, Wet & Blood Orange, Metronomy, and More

This week’s “Fave 15” podcast also includes Ultra Q, Spoon, Snail Mail, Ross From Friends, Ruthven, and Deadmau5 feat. Foster the People.

October 29, 2021
Neighborhoods
Watch mehro Perform “howling” in the Topanga Canyon Hills for “Neighborhoods”

The LA-based songwriter performs the recent single from his “Alchemy/Dark Corners” series.

October 26, 2021
Neighborhoods
Watch Seafoam Walls Perform “Dependency” and “Program” in Miami for “Neighborhoods”

Both tracks will appear on their debut LP “XVI,” out November 12 via Thurston Moore’s Daydream Library Series.

October 19, 2021
FLOOD FM’s “F Yeah Fridays” Ep. 24 feat. Sunflower Bean, Band of Horses, Snail Mail, and More

This week’s “Fave 15” podcast also includes Hannah Jadagu, Shamir, Smile x Robyn, Black Country, New Road, and Geographer.

October 15, 2021
Neighborhoods
Watch Hayden Thorpe Play “Metafeeling” in a Bean Tent in Kendal, U.K. for “Neighborhoods”

The former Wild Beasts vocalist performs a track from his new solo LP at Low Sizergh Farm in the U.K.’s Lake District.

October 14, 2021
Neighborhoods
Watch JW Francis Play “John, Take Me with You” from the Appalachian Trail for “Neighborhoods”

The New York–based songwriter performs the track from his new LP “WANDERKID” in Killington, Vermont.

October 12, 2021
FLOOD FM’s “F Yeah Fridays” Ep. 23 feat. Lil Yachty x Tame Impala, Mitski, Bonobo, and More

This week’s “Fave 15” podcast also includes Tank and The Bangas with Big Freedia, Hand Habits, Big Thief, and White Lies.

October 08, 2021
Neighborhoods
Watch Muzi Perform “Daylight” and “Sondela Forever” in Clarens, South Africa for “Neighborhoods”

The songwriter brings two songs to ancestral grounds outside of Bushman’s Cave.

October 05, 2021
Events
Live, in Photos: Austin City Limits Festival 2021

Megan Thee Stallion, Phoebe Bridgers, Tyler, the Creator, girl in red, and more took the stage this past weekend.

October 04, 2021
FLOOD FM’s “F Yeah Fridays” Ep. 22 feat. Noga Erez, Wet Leg, Courtney Barnett, and More

This week’s “Fave 15” podcast also includes IDLES, Wallows, MUNYA, and Spill Tab.

October 01, 2021
Neighborhoods
Watch Fiona Grey Perform “Sick of It” on Top of an Ambulance in Studio City, CA for “Neighborhoods”

Grey plays her recent MNDR-produced single in the LA neighborhood.

September 28, 2021
Events
Portraits from Firefly Music Festival 2021 with Reignwolf, SOFI TUKKER, Pom Pom Squad, and More

Behind-the-scenes shots of some of our favorite up-and-coming artists from this past weekend’s Dover-set fest.

September 27, 2021
Neighborhoods
Watch 99 Neighbors Perform “Right Now” in Foggy Nashville for “Neighborhoods”

The Vermont collective’s major-label debut “Wherever You’re Going I Hope It’s Great” arrives Friday along with their appearance at Governors Ball.

September 23, 2021

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Events
Portraits from Riot Fest 2021 with Vic Mensa, Best Coast, Meg Myers, and Taking Back Sunday

When photographer Timothy Hiatt wasn’t busy traipsing across the Douglass Park festival grounds shooting live performances at Riot Fest, he…

September 23, 2021
Events
Live, in Photos: Riot Fest 2021

Shots of The Flaming Lips, Run the Jewels, Morrissey, Smashing Pumpkins, Slipknot, Vic Mensa, and more from Chicago this past weekend.

September 21, 2021
Neighborhoods
Watch Alexa Rose Play “Haywood” (and Shop for Records) in Asheville, NC for “Neighborhoods”

Rose performs the track from her recent LP “Headwaters” on the roof of Citizen Vinyl.

September 21, 2021
Events
Live, in Photos: Second Sky Festival 2021

The second live edition of Porter Robinson’s Oakland-set fest included sets by Toro y Moi, Madeon, and Jai Wolf.

September 20, 2021
Events
Live, in Photos: Life Is Beautiful 2021

Shots of St. Vincent, Tame Impala, Green Day, HAIM,  Brittany Howard, and more from the annual music and art festival in Las Vegas.

September 20, 2021

Photo by Shawn Brackbill

FLOOD FM’s “F Yeah Fridays” Ep. 21 feat. The War on Drugs, Snail Mail, Hatchie, and More

This week’s “Fave 15” podcast also includes Metronomy feat. Biig Piig, Charlotte Cornfield, Kaina, and Magdalena Bay.

September 17, 2021
Neighborhoods
Watch Yuma Abe Perform “Omaemo” in Atami, Japan for “Neighborhoods”

The Tokyo-based songwriter plays through the track from his recent debut LP in the seaside city.

September 14, 2021
Events
Live, in Photos: Pitchfork Music Festival 2021

Shots of Phoebe Bridgers, Big Thief, Erykah Badu, Animal Collective, and more from this past weekend’s event in Chicago’s Union Park.

September 13, 2021

Photo by Eric Voake

FLOOD FM’s “F Yeah Fridays” Ep. 20 feat. Glass Animals, Radiohead, Amyl and the Sniffers, and More

This week’s “Fave 15” podcast also includes Lana Del Rey, MUNA with Phoebe Bridgers, Sports, Big Thief, and Guided by Voices.

September 10, 2021
Neighborhoods
Watch Slow Motion Rework Dwson’s “Forbidden” in Porto Belo, Brazil for “Neighborhoods”

The Brazilian artist performs a live version of his recent take on the track in front of a dramatic natural backdrop.

September 07, 2021
Neighborhoods
Watch Simone Istwa Play the Title Track From Their “Heartweb” EP in NYC for “Neighborhoods”

The songwriter performs an acoustic version of the single in New York’s Lower East Side.

September 02, 2021