In Conversation: Tune-Yards Continue to Expand Their Perspective on “sketchy.”
Merrill Garbus on the uncomfortable conversations and creative choices that characterize the band’s fifth album.
The Most Surprising Collaborations of 2020
10 head-turning guest verses to match these strange times.
Signal Boost: 15 Tracks from April 2020 You Should Know
Our Associate Editor’s favorite pre-released singles, album deep cuts, and tracks by unfairly obscure artists from the past few weeks.
tUnE-yArDs, “I can feel you creep into my private life”
Merrill Garbus’s latest LP doubles down on hooks and polished mainstream sheen without actually jettisoning any of her quirks or peculiarities.
WATCH: Thao Nguyen and Merrill Garbus are Musical Visionaries in New Video
Plus, Thao rocks the Skrillex ‘do better than the dropmeister himself.
LISTEN: Mavis Staples Kicks Off New LP On a “High Note”
“Livin’ On a High Note” is out February 19 on Anti-.
LIVE: Death Cab for Cutie’s Triumphant Return to Los Angeles
Ben Gibbard and co. make their first major appearance in LA since moving back to Seattle in 2012.
LISTEN: tUnE-yArDs Bassist Naytronix Shares New Track “Mister Divine,” Announces Sophomore LP
The solo artists trades the dance floor stylings of his first LP for a more ethereal, psychedelic follow up
Primavera Sound 2015 Lineup Released
The refreshing taste of variety: The Strokes, Patti Smith, Sleater-Kinney, and more will head to Barcelona this May
David Byrne Announces a Musical and Visual Art Experiment: “Contemporary Color”
David Byrne is always one step ahead of the music world game, or is he one step to the side? Either way, any time the…