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Stream (Sandy) Alex G Rocket

Rocket, the latest album from Alex Giannascoli (who now goes by (Sandy) Alex G), is both his most varied and structurally cohesive work to date,…
James Rettig | May 18, 2017 - 11:02 pm

(Sandy) Alex G – “Sportstar” & “Brick”

In a couple of weeks, Alex Giannascoli is releasing his new album, Rocket, under his (slightly) new name (Sandy) Alex G. We've already heard a…
James Rettig | May 4, 2017 - 9:05 am

Frank Ocean – “Slide On Me” (Feat. Young Thug)

Lately, Frank Ocean has been releasing new songs, one at a time, by playing them on surprise episodes of blonded Radio, his Beats 1 show.
Tom Breihan | April 24, 2017 - 9:11 am

Cass McCombs, Speedy Ortiz, (Sandy) Alex G, & More Appear On New Covers Comp For Planned Parenthood

Cass McCombs, Speedy Ortiz, (Sandy) Alex G, Deerhoof, Porches, the Lemon Twigs, Palehound, and more all contributed covers to Cover Your Ass Vol. 1, a…
Peter Helman | April 18, 2017 - 10:16 pm

Zachary Cole Smith – “Icehead” ((Sandy) Alex G Cover)

DIIV frontman Zachary Cole Smith has shared a cover of (Sandy) Alex G's "Icehead," a track off his 2014 album DSU. It's the first new…
James Rettig | April 18, 2017 - 2:18 pm

Interview

Q&A: (Sandy) Alex G On “Idiotsplaining” Rocket, Working With Frank Ocean, & The Business Of Being Himself

"Yo, you ever put pepper on shit?" Alex Giannascoli asks me as he picks up a pepper shaker and begins seasoning the heaping plate of…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 4, 2017 - 2:00 pm

(Sandy) Alex G – “Proud”

Philadelphia musician Alex Giannascoli is changing his name to (Sandy) Alex G ahead of the release of his next album, Rocket. (The official statement: "Going…
James Rettig | April 4, 2017 - 10:05 am

Alex G – “Bobby” & “Witch”

Since the immensely-talented Alex Giannascoli released his most recent album, 2015's Beach Music, his renown and recognition have considerably widened thanks to his involvement with…
James Rettig | March 2, 2017 - 10:00 am

Watch Alex G Debut A New Song At Something In The Way Fest

On Wednesday night, Run For Cover Records held the first-ever Something In The Way festival at Webster Hall in New York City. Alex G was…
James Rettig | December 16, 2016 - 1:42 pm

Kanye West Co-Wrote Frank Ocean’s “White Ferrari”

Although it's been almost four months since the release of Frank Ocean's sophomore LP Blonde, we're still not finished parsing all of the album's many…
Pranav Trewn | December 11, 2016 - 9:53 pm

Alex G Reveals His Role On Frank Ocean’s Blonde

It's been a few months since Frank Ocean's Blonde came out, and (possibly because of the whole Endless/Blonde label kerfuffle) we still don't have that…
James Rettig | October 13, 2016 - 3:20 pm

Frank Ocean Releases Visual Album Endless

It's here. Or, at least, something's here. After finally finishing that damn staircase and debuting new songs on his mysterious livestream, Frank Ocean has released...a…
Peter Helman | August 19, 2016 - 12:19 am

Stream Cameron Boucher Some Covers

Sorority Noise's Cameron Boucher has released a collection of cover songs called Some Covers. Most of these are home-recorded affairs and bare-bones voice memos, but…
James Rettig | March 8, 2016 - 11:22 am
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