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A Low Profile: Alan Sparhawk & Mimi Parker On Their New Album Ones And Sixes

For those of us who are old enough to have been of record-buying age back in the '90s, the early years of that decade remain…
T. Cole Rachel | June 23, 2015 - 10:05 am

Best Covers

Edgy And Dull: 20 Covers Of Bruce Springsteen’s “I’m On Fire,” Rated

A few weeks back, we premiered Low's cover of Bruce Springsteen's "I'm On Fire," and it was great (more on that below). It's their contribution…
Ryan Leas | August 6, 2014 - 11:10 am

Counting Down

Low Albums From Worst To Best

Odd to think that at one point, much to their chagrin, Low were considered the progenitors of the "slowcore" movement. Emerging from Duluth, MN in…
John Everhart | June 7, 2013 - 4:30 pm

More Low stories

Mark Kozelek – “Amanda” (Waylon Jennings Cover) (Feat. Will Oldham & Low’s Mimi Parker)

Mark Kozelek is putting out the all-piano, all-covers album Mark Kozelek Sings Favorites in a couple of months. He's already shared a cover of David
Peter Helman | March 28, 2016 - 7:29 pm

Low – “Into You” Video

Minnesota slowcore legends Low released their Ones And Sixes album last year, and now they've made a video for the hushed, devotional "Into You," one…
Tom Breihan | February 1, 2016 - 12:22 pm

Nothing – “In Metal” (Low Cover)

Not long ago, Nothing, the Philly shoegaze band made up of dudes with serious hardcore and metal pedigrees, covered New Order's "Leave Me Alone." It…
Tom Breihan | January 26, 2016 - 2:56 pm

Jesu/Sun Kil Moon – “Exodus” (Feat. Low & Rachel Goswell)

In July, Nick Cave lost his 15-year-old son Arthur when Arthur fell off a cliff in Brighton. Not long after, as a tribute to Cave…
Tom Breihan | October 21, 2015 - 10:00 am

Low – “Lies” Video

Low released their latest album, Ones And Sixes, last month, and today they've shared a video for one of its singles, "Lies." Director Manuel Aragon,…
James Rettig | October 8, 2015 - 9:50 am

Stream Low Ones And Sixes

Low, the legendary trio from Minnesota, have been making swoony, reverb-heavy music for a very long time, and they're still finding ways to make it…
Tom Breihan | September 3, 2015 - 8:47 am

Low – “Lies”

Low have been making warm, harmonic music since the early '90s. Their songs are often inspired by their personal lives, as the band told us…
Misha Sesar | August 18, 2015 - 3:07 pm

Low – “What Part Of Me”

Minnesota legends Low have been making slow, patient, harmonically rich indie rock for many, many years. Their new album Ones And Sixes is set to…
Tom Breihan | August 3, 2015 - 10:46 am

Watch Mark Kozelek Enlist Low’s Alan Sparhawk On “The War On Drugs: Suck My Cock”

This week almost went by with no news about Mark Kozelek. Almost! Last week at this time, Koz was making friends with El-P when Sun…
Scott Lapatine | November 14, 2014 - 8:32 pm

Low – “I’m On Fire” (Bruce Springsteen Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

Bruce Springsteen's 1984 blockbuster Born In The U.S.A. is the Boss's biggest, synthiest, least rootsy LP, but it's arguably just as packed with amazing songs…
Tom Breihan | July 22, 2014 - 10:59 am

Watch Hebronix & Low Play New Song “Ceilings”

For my money, Unreal, ex-Yuck frontman Daniel Blumberg's debut as Hebronix, is one of the year's most underrated LPs. (Considering how spectacularly Yuck's Glow &
Chris DeVille | October 30, 2013 - 3:47 pm

Low – “Stay” (Rihanna Cover)

You might remember earlier this summer Low covered Rihanna's "Stay" at Pitchfork Festival. Now you can hear a studio version of the song. Listen below…
Miles Bowe | September 12, 2013 - 11:34 am

Watch Low Cover Rihanna At Pitchfork Festival

If you've ever been to Pitchfork Festival you'll know that the Blue Stage is usually the best for seeing more intimate performances. It's tucked away…
Miles Bowe | July 21, 2013 - 2:17 pm

Low’s Alan Sparhawk Defends Droning, One-Song Festival Set

At Rock The Garden 2013 this week Low (who we recently did a Counting Down on) gave a performance that, according to Minneapolis' Star Tribune,…
Miles Bowe | June 18, 2013 - 2:59 pm

Low – “Plastic Cup” Video

Last week we talked in detail about Low's incredible catalog, and today, they've dropped a new video from their recent album, the Jeff Tweedy-produced The
Michael Nelson | June 13, 2013 - 11:43 am

Low – “Just Make It Stop” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

The veteran Minnesota band Low released their new Jeff Tweedy-produced album The Invisible Way last month, and now they've delivered its first video, for the…
Tom Breihan | April 16, 2013 - 11:28 am

Low @ Fingerprints Records, Long Beach 4/1/13

Low stopped by Fingerprints Records in Long Beach for an in-store performance in support of their latest Sub Pop records release, The Invisible Way. Alan…
Andrew Youssef | April 2, 2013 - 10:30 am
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