Celebrate the First Day of Lolla 2016 with 19 Videos from 19 Lollapaloozas
One from every year of the festival’s history.
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…
We’re Just a Band: The Object and Subject of Parquet Courts’ Affection
Fresh off the most abrasive release of their career, Andrew Savage and Austin Brown explain how nerves, the bigger picture, and Jeff Tweedy’s kitchen led to their brilliant new LP, “Human Performance.”
Jeff Tweedy, Ira Kaplan, Mike Mills, Jessica Pratt, Robyn Hitchcock, and More to Play Big Star’s “Third” in Los Angeles
This special edition of the Big Star Third Live band will be recorded for a film and album release.
George Saunders Writes About Wilco’s “One Sunday Morning”
“It puts me in mind of a group of lifelong pals on a front porch, trying to musically solve some existential problem they can’t quite articulate.”
Nominees for Fifty-Eighth Grammy Awards Announced
Kendrick Lamar leads the way with eleven nominations, including Album of the Year.
FLOOD’s Best of 2015: Music (#25–5)
It’s the most wonderful time of the year. 2015 has been rough in a lot of ways, but it’s been an incredible time for music….
LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Wilco at Stubb’s BBQ in Austin (9/30/2015)
Playing the original motion picture soundtrack to “Star Wars.”
Wilco, “Star Wars”
Nothing feels forced, and that’s likely because there was little to prove on this—a surprise, free album.
Prepare to get Lost in Swirls of “New Bermuda” With Deafheaven
Gird thy ears.
Stay Cool: 10.0 Years of the Pitchfork Music Festival
Ten years after debuting in partnership with the Intonation Music Festival, Pitchfork Music Festival celebrates its first decade in Chicago’s Union Park.
Sound Board: The Week’s Best Tracks
Our picks for the best tracks out there for the week of July 13–17, 2015. Headphone-tested, FLOOD-approved.
There’s a New, Free Wilco Album Available RIGHT NOW
And it’s called “Star Wars.”
WATCH: 1965 Documentary Shows the Construction of Chicago’s “Wilco Buildings”
“And this design will eliminate one of the builder’s biggest problems: the useless and highly inefficient corner.”
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.
“Music For Indiana” Group Stands Against the Religious Freedom Restoration Act
The group of Indiana music businesses—including Asthmatic Kitty, Secretly Group, and Joyful Noise—join together in demanding the repeal of the controversial new measure.
Get Your Poncho Ready: Outside Lands Announces 2015 Lineup
Elton John, Wilco, The Black Keys, Kendrick Lamar, and many, many more will take over Golden Gate Park this August
On Tweedy’s full-length debut Sukierae (Jeff’s name for his wife and Spencer’s mother, Sue), the older Tweedy reaffirms his status as one of the most talented songwriters working today.