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Nothing Will Save Us

The Philadelphia underdogs are void fuckers in a time that calls for it. They rose from hardship to become one of today's most beloved cult rock bands – but they still feel misunderstood.
Zachary Lipez
11.8.18
Premieres

SRSQ's Abstract Album 'Unreality' Mines an Unspeakable Grief

The first solo album from Them Are Us Too's Kennedy Ashlyn – premiering in full – is an attempt to process the death of her late bandmate, Cash Askew.
Will Schube
10.23.18
New music

Wild Nothing and HOLYCHILD Use 80s Pop to Hide Dark Stories

On Wild Nothing's "Partners in Motion" and HOLYCHILD's "Wishing You Away," the bombast of synths and big choruses obscure menace.
Tshepo Mokoena
7.18.18
New music

Nothing Return with "Zero Day," Confirm New LP 'Dance on the Blacktop'

The band's third LP promises to be darker than their previous two. It's out on 24 August.
Alex Robert Ross
6.6.18
Premieres

Launder's Breathy Shoegaze Should Turn Him Into an Indie Star

Listen to John Cudlip's first project as Launder, produced by Day Wave's Jackson Phillips, and featuring DIIV's Zachary Cole Smith and French singer-songwriter Soko.
Alex Robert Ross
4.27.18
Holy Shit

Deafheaven's New Song "Honeycomb" Hits Like a Dang Meteorite of Emotion

The blackgaze titans give us a 12-minute epic in advance of a new album this year, their first since 2015.
Phil Witmer
4.18.18
Premieres

Electronic Veterans Ladytron Return After Seven Years with a Kickass New Video

The British band just ended a seven-year hiatus with their new music video, “The Animals.”
Eduardo Ribeiro
4.6.18
New music

Beach House's New Video for "Dark Spring" Makes Me Feel Like It's 2011 Again

The dream pop duo's first clip from '7' unintentionally pays homage to the days of aesthetic Tumblrs and witch house.
Phil Witmer
4.4.18
New music

Stream The War on Drugs' New Album Now and Go On a Road Trip in Your Mind

'A Deeper Understanding' is streaming from the band's website for 24 hours.
Phil Witmer
8.24.17
PROFILES

Cigarettes After Sex Is an Overnight Internet Sensation, Eight Years in the Making

Last month, after a long road, Greg Gonzalez finally released his self-titled debut album, a brooding ten-track record that captures the darker side of pop.
Kim Taylor Bennett
8.1.17
Premieres

Watch Indie Legends Ride's New Video for "All I Want"

Their fifth studio album, and first in 21 years, is out tomorrow.
Alex Robert Ross
6.15.17
PROFILES

The Return of Slowdive

The shoegaze pioneers are about to release their first album in 22 years. We talked to vocalist and guitarist Rachel Goswell about where the self-titled project came from.
Cam Lindsay
5.3.17
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