Tag: Sonic Youth
Sonic Youth’s “Goo” Cover Gets “Rebirth” in Response to BLM, COVID-19
Raymond Pettibon’s iconic black and white illustration is getting a social makeover in time for its 30th anniversary, depicting some serious messaging and political satire.
PLAYLIST: Greys Soundtrack Their Own Cerebral Psych Cinema
The Toronto post-hardcore outfit tease their cinematic fourth album with a wildly diverse track list of influences.
PLAYLIST: Nanami Ozone Break Down Their Influences on “NO”
Prior to releasing their sophomore record, the Phoenix noise pop band walked us through the thirteen tracks that inspired it.
Thurston Moore, “Rock N Roll Consciousness”
The former Sonic Youth leader’s new LP is a five-song blast of instantly recognizable discordant guitar tones and the kind of crunchy, heady forays into punk-jam-band land that he’s been perfecting since “Expressway to Yr. Skull.”
Friends with Benefits: Whitney, Sinkane, Rhys Darby, and More on the Year that Was
Our pals from the worlds of music, film, and TV offer their lists for the best of the year.
Tomorrow Today: An Indirectly Direct History of The Feelies
Forty years since meeting—and thirty-six years since delivering an all-timer in “Crazy Rhythms”—Glenn Mercer and Bill Million remain one of indie rock’s great duos. Ahead of their upcoming sixth Feelies LP, the two New Jerseyans take a look back at their idiosyncratic discography, piece by piece.
Various Artists, “Day of the Dead”
Various Artists Day of the Dead 4AD 7/10 For its twentieth edition in a series of fund-raising various-artist projects, the Red Hot Organization—an international charity…
LISTEN: Kim Gordon and J Mascis Team Up for the Blistering “Slow Boy”
The song is part of Converse’s “CONS EP VOL. 3”
Us Women: “Girl in a Band”
An open letter to Kim Gordon
WATCH: Check Out Thurston Moore’s Creepy/Beautiful Video For “Speak To The Wild”
In anticipation of this week’s release of The Best Day, Thurston Moore’s first solo release since the dissolution of Sonic Youth (not to mention his…
Kim Gordon’s Memoir “Girl in a Band” Is Set for a February Release
Kim Gordon was a Girl in a Band, and now she has a book telling us about what that was like. Her memoir is said to give…