Superblizzard Nemo is upon us, and hopefully you are reading this from someplace warm and dry, ears wrapped in My Bloody Valentine's tremendous return, m b v. That was our must-hear album for a busy…   Read Story »
This week we Deconstructed the festival industry and the postage hike's impact on indie. We talked with Robyn Hitchcock, Waxahatchee, Autre Ne Veut, and Brendan Benson. We listed the 10 weirdest…   Read Story »
This week's Shut Up, Dude comes from lovely, almost-sunny Los Angeles, where last night we brought Merchandise to Sonos Studio. This year's Coachella lineup was released within minutes of the band's…   Read Story »
This week's big comeback story was the return of Kris Kross. We didn't post about that, though, so instead please welcome back   Read Story »
This week we welcomed the return of David Bowie, who will release a new album in March. Too bad he won't play Coachella, even though someone wants us to think he will. We also ranked the Smiths…   Read Story »
And we're back. It's the first Shut Up, Dude of the year, and the first post of the day because something happened to our server last night. I don't know what, exactly, but we looked into the node…   Read Story »
As 2012 comes to a close, it's once again time to take a look back at the the past twelve months in comments. Tomorrow will be this site's 11th birthday and we could not have lasted this long without…   Read Story »
This week we published our list of The 50 Most Anticipated Albums Of 2013 with My Bloody Valentine at #1. A dubious choice perhaps; but, two days later the band announced they'd completed mastering a…   Read Story »
It's the most wonderful time of the year for people who love lists. This week we highlighted a few of them, including our Top 40 Rap Albums Of 2012, your Top 20 Albums Of 2012, and the 10 Best Indie…   Read Story »
This week we revealed the year's top metal albums (according to us) and the top tracks, videos, new acts, and crushes (according to you). We reviewed Big Boi, ranked MF Doom's discography, remembered…   Read Story »