Vaughan Oliver’s Greatest Hits
The graphic designer behind iconic album imagery for Cocteau Twins, The Breeders, and Pixies leaves a legacy unparalleled.
RIP: Kim Shattuck of The Muffs (1963-2019)
A fixture on the LA rock scene who played with the Pixies in 2013 has died at age fifty-six.
FLOOD Essentials: September 2019 featuring Jenny Hval, Pixies, Vivian Girls, and More
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The legendary venue is set to get rocked by Black Francis and company.
Poolside with Pixies
The alternative rock icons on their new album “Beneath the Eyrie” and why bassist Paz Lenchantin’s word is gospel.
LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Pasadena Daydream Festival with The Cure, Deftones, Pixies, and More
The music fest curated by Robert Smith also featured Throwing Muses, Chelsea Wolfe, and Mogwai.
LISTEN: Pixies Share “On Graveyard Hill” to Announce New Album
“Beneath the Eyrie” will be the band’s eighth full-length studio effort.
The Cure Headline Pasadena Daydream Festival
Deftones, Pixies, Throwing Muses, and Chelsea Wolfe will also appear at the all-day event.
Happy Pixies’ “Doolittle” Day!
The alt-rock band’s legendary 1989 album just hit a new milestone.
PLAYLIST: FEELS Make the Most of a Post-Earth Scenario
To complement their apocalyptic sophomore record, the garage rockers compiled a playful soundtrack to the end times.
Pixies, “Come On Pilgrim… It’s Surfer Rosa”
Both their debut EP and LP—now repackaged together—sound as fresh, inspired, and inventive as they did three decades ago.
The Breeders Splash Again
A quarter of a century after “Last Splash,” Kim Deal recalls The Breeders’ bitter dissolution, successful reunion, and the fractured recording process resulting in the utterly cohesive “All Nerve.”
PREMIERE: Kal Marks Thaws Out on “Today I Walked…”
The sludgy Boston three-piece offers up another preview of their forthcoming “Universal Care.”
Celebrate the First Day of Lolla 2016 with 19 Videos from 19 Lollapaloozas
One from every year of the festival’s history.
LISTEN: Courtney Barnett Chats with Kim Deal on The Talkhouse Podcast
The two discuss “cringey” lyrics, drinking, artistic OCD, and more in the hour-plus-long episode.
Shaky Knees 2015: My Beer Is Warm, But It’s Still Cooler Than the Sun
One of the best lineups of the season came together last week in Atlanta.
CONTEST: Win a Trip to Boston Calling 2015 and a Burton Prize Pack
You and a guest could fly to Beantown to see Beck, My Morning Jacket, Tame Impala, and more!