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.
The Best Remixes of 2020
15 great tracks made greater with the help of friends and unexpected allies.
The Best Albums of 2020
Here are our picks for the 25 albums that kept our spirits up in 2020.
The Best Albums of 2020 (So Far)
Twenty-five records that have kept us sane while sheltering in place.
Thundercat, “It Is What It Is”
Thundercat continues to alchemize his inimitable style as a honeyed singer, whipsmart producer, and lithe bassist.
The Best Songs of 2017
Ten compositions that changed our landscapes, big and small.
WATCH: Fan Your FOMO with Some Coachella 2017 Video Highlights
From Radiohead’s unforeseen crowd-pleasing to “Kung Fu” Kenny’s cinematic themes
In Conversation: Thundercat Has a Thunderchat About “Drunk,” Yacht Rock
Plus: You’ve been calling Kenny Loggins by the wrong name all these years.
Get God on the Phone: Coachella 2017 Lineup is Announced
Radiohead, Beyoncé, and Kendrick Lamar are your headliners.
PREMIERE: Myke Bogan Invites You to “Take the Night Off” at Pickathon’s Slab Sessions
Trust us, you should do what the man says.
LIVE: Brainfeeder Takes the Hollywood Bowl on a Head Trip (9/17/2016)
Flying Lotus, P-Funk, T-cat, and more packed out the Bowl on Saturday night.
LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Pitchfork Music Festival (7/15–17/2016)
Sufjan Stevens, Savages, Blood Orange, and more keep it 100 at Union Park.
Governor’s Ball 2016: The Portraits
Miguel, De La Soul, Nothing, and more, all looking good in the rain.
PREMIERE: A Giant Dog Do “Sex & Drugs,” Bring Rock & Roll to Pickathon’s Galaxy Barn
Spanning three packed days and three late nights in the coniferous confines of Pendarvis Farm outside of Portland, the intimate Pickathon is a hidden gem of the…
LISTEN: Kendrick Lamar Drops Eight-Song “untitled unmastered” [UPDATED]
New K.Dot available right now.
Governor’s Ball 2016 Lineup Revealed: Kanye, The Strokes, The Killers Are Heading to NYC
The three-day fest goes down June 3–5 at New York’s Randall’s Island.
FLOOD’s Best of 2015: Our Favorite Songs
We moved, we grooved, we were soothed.
Sound Board: The Week’s Best Tracks
Our picks for the best tracks out there for the week of November 16–20, 2015. Headphone-tested, FLOOD-approved
LISTEN: The Isley Brothers Take “Footsteps in the Dark”
LISTEN: Flying Lotus, Thundercat, Shabazz Palaces Form Supergroup WOKE; Share “The Lavishments of Light Looking” feat. George Clinton for Adult Swim Singles
The Adult Swim Singles series also has a forthcoming new track from Run The Jewels.
The Initial Agony and Ongoing Ecstasy of Pickathon
Reflections after three days on the farm in Happy Valley, Oregon.
WATCH: Thundercat Wields Katana in Video for “Them Changes”
“The Beyond/Where Giants Roam” standout cut gets its own video ahead of Thundercat’s fall tour.
Sound Board: The Week’s Best Tracks
Our picks for the best tracks out there for the week of June 15–19, 2015. Headphone-tested, FLOOD-approved.
LISTEN: Flying Lotus Shares Alternate Take of “Obligatory Cadence”
The You’re Dead! alternate cut closed out FlyLo’s BBC Radio 1 residency.
WATCH: Red Bull Music Academy Explores The Wonders Of Japanese Video Game Music in New Documentary
Since its Berlin inception in 1998, Red Bull Music Academy has established itself as a sort of globetrotting hotbed for the development of modern music’s very best and…
FYF 2014: We Will Survive
Run The Jewels, Caribou, Ty Segall, Phoenix, Interpol, Grimes, Darkside, Flying Lotus, The Strokes, Built To Spill, and more.