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On the Ruby Suns’ latest album Christopher, Ryan McPhun sang, “I never want to live in real life,” so we wanted to do an interview in Second Life. But since Second Life involves, well, hanging out in Second Life, we asked him to stop by instead. We talked to McPhun about whether Michael Jackson… More »

By the end of last year, compiling Monthly Mixes became a sad task. Each month I’d scan in sadness, watching our strongest songs presented as straight-to-Soundcloud affairs, our music business continuing its inexorable shift away from the transferrable file, now even in its promotional form. So either this month represents a momentary lapse, or artists… More »

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The Underachievers – “Felicity”

After dropping a couple of excellent mixtapes last year, Brooklyn rap duo the Underachievers are gearing up to release their proper debut LP, Cellar Door:
Peter Helman | June 27, 2014 - 1:08 pm

The Ruby Suns – “In Real Life” Video

Ruby Suns are celebrating the release of their new album, Christopher, today by releasing a new video for its single, "In Real Life." The clip…
Miles Bowe | January 29, 2013 - 11:44 am

The Ruby Suns – “In Real Life” (Stereogum Premiere)

It's been a little while since we've heard from the Ruby Suns, whose last album Fight Softly came out in 2010. But the New Zealand…
Claire Lobenfeld | January 16, 2013 - 10:15 am

End Of The Road Festival 2010 In Photos

This past weekend Larmer Tree Gardens, near Salisbury, Wiltshire, hosted the fifth annual End Of The Road Festival. This year’s lineup continued the festival’s peripheral…
Amrit Singh | September 13, 2010 - 4:19 pm

The Ruby Suns – “Cinco” Video

The Ruby Suns's video for "Cinco" is a beautifully shot basketball game between two teams of senior players. It's simple but effective, with lots of…
jessica | June 21, 2010 - 11:15 am

SP20: Sub Pop’s 20th Anniversary Benefit Festival Partial Lineup Announced

We mentioned Sub Pop's 20th Anniversary a ways back -- well, it's officially time to party (especially if you live in the Pacific Northwest). The…
brandon | April 15, 2008 - 3:36 pm