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Long Live The National

With the release of the band's seventh album 'Sleep Well Beast,' the indie rock stalwarts look to make their legacy a lasting one.
Allie Volpe
9.12.17
Interviews

The Deep Thoughts and Smooth Pop of Slow Dancer

We talk to the Aussie singer, set to drop his second LP 'In a Mood,' this June. Plus, here's the first listen of this new song "It Goes On."
Allie Volpe
3.28.17
Festivals

The Best Places to Cry at SXSW

The only guide you need for music's biggest week.
Allie Volpe
3.14.17
Festivals

Two Months' Rent in a Day or “Exposure”: How Austin Musicians Juggle Work at SXSW

Tip well in Austin: Your bartender might be in your new favorite band.
Allie Volpe
3.13.17
Interviews

Total Slacker Is Working Hard at Being Great

On the Brooklyn band's third album, 'Parallels,' songwriter Tucker Rountree grapples with making sludgy garage rock go pop.
Allie Volpe
9.9.16
Interviews

At/All's Melodies Are Gonna Make Everyone Get Out and Dance Whether They're Ready for It or Not

Stream the Melbourne trio's debut album 'Sun Dog,' which ditches the collaborators' more experimental backgrounds for something delicate but fit for festival stages.
Allie Volpe
8.22.16
Interviews

The Dove and The Wolf's 'I Don't Know What to Feel' Explores Human Resilience in the Face of Terror

The Philly-via-Paris duo's new EP grapples with the emotional fallout of the Paris Bataclan attacks and is now streaming exclusively on Noisey.
Allie Volpe
6.16.16
Interviews

Dana Falconberry & Medicine Bow Are Playing a Tour of America's National Parks Because Nature Rules

The Austin artist explains what it's like to discover a new side of touring that involves worrying about bat flight patterns.
Allie Volpe
6.7.16
festivals 2016

A Rave-Inspired Art Project Is Breaking Down Gender at a North Carolina Music Festival

Body Scrub, Gender, an installation at Moogfest, shows that gender is not binary—it’s a floating point number.
Allie Volpe
5.20.16
Interviews

It's Lit Upon the Lake: How Whitney Became a Real Band for Real People

The Chicago band's songwriters talk about Ludacris's Instagram and moving on from past projects with their new album 'Light Upon The Lake.'
Allie Volpe
4.26.16
Interviews

Brewskies with the Bearskies: Drinking in the Name of Indie Rock with Bear Hands

The Brooklyn band reflects on partying and growing older with their new album 'You’ll Pay For This.'
Allie Volpe
4.14.16
Interviews

Thao Nguyen Gets Down and Gets Personal: "Everyone Is Just Trying To Communicate"

The indie stalwart's fifth album, 'A Man Alive,' excavates her relationship with her estranged father, and the shows are bringing people to tears.
Allie Volpe
4.7.16
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