With 232 pages and an expanded 12″ by 12″ format, our biggest print issue yet celebrates the people, places, music, and art of our hometown, including cover features on David Lynch, Nipsey Hussle, Syd, and Phoebe Bridgers’ Saddest Factory Records, plus Brian Wilson, Cuco, Ty Segall, Lord Huron, Remi Wolf, The Doors, the art of RISK, Taz, Estevan Oriol, Kii Arens, and Edward Colver, and so much more.
HEALTH, RAT WARS
The group’s fifth album continues to solidify their goth-industrial aesthetic while remaining first and foremost a pop album—albeit one wrapped in leather and spikes.
DJ Rashad, Double Cup [10th Anniversary Reissue]
Packaged with new artwork and a single bonus track, the main argument for this reissue’s existence is introducing Rashad to a new generation of dance, rap, electro, house, juke, and, yes, footwork fans.
Peter Gabriel, i/o
The broadly poetic tales of ordinary madness on the Genesis co-founder’s first LP of new original material in over two decades are often spare and daringly melodic.
Alie Renee teases her sophomore record Heavy for a While, which will arrive in the spring via Mother West Records.
Bassist and co-vocalist Ed Nash discusses taking risks on My Big Day, the London group’s second LP since reviving the project back in 2019.
Jake Ewald shares how everything from snowstorms to the work of Roberto Bolaño inspired the project’s fifth LP.
The Boston four-piece’s debut album Return to Sender drops October 20 via Count Your Lucky Stars.
Proving the logical next step forward in the LA band’s emo-punk hybrid sound, their fourth LP examines the challenges of finding the strength to carry on in an increasingly bleak world.
Matt Scottoline shares a playlist of influences on his band’s latest record Don’t Look Back, arriving August 11 via Lame-O Records.
Keep It Together, Jimmy Hewitt’s fourth LP under the moniker, lands September 15 via Relief Map Records.
The duo detail their new track dropping this Thursday.
The Orlando quartet’s sophomore record Stargazing is out now via Count Your Lucky Stars.
The Ontario four-piece’s self-titled third album arrives August 18.
Along with signing to Nettwerk Music Group, the LA-based songwriter shares that her sophomore record is planned for release next year.
Elana Riordan breaks down each track on the self-styled “crayon-rock” group’s new album, out now via Carpark.
The Portuguese quartet’s new EP Field Trip to Coney Island is out June 23 via Spirit Goth.
The third LP from Nashville-based musician Alec Koukol is expected out later this year.
Mario Quintero discusses mortality, sincerity, and saxophones upon the release of the post-metal trio’s fourth album.
A trippy visual for the latest track from the LA psych-rockers arrives ahead of their LP Sea of Sorrow, scheduled for release on May 16.
Reworked from an acoustic version, the track will appear on Nikki Esposito’s debut album In the Dark, which arrives March 24 via Count Your Lucky Stars.
Eddie Johnston’s latest track lands in the aftermath of last year’s deluxe reissue of 2021’s Someone Will Be There For You.
The indie-rock mainstays’ eighth record finds Keith Murray and Chris Cain continuing to take risks without losing sight of what got them to this point in the first place.
Martin Hacker-Mullen’s Clearbody side-project shares an early stream of Stress Fractures, officially out tomorrow via Acrobat Unstable and Old Press Records.