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When the newest single from Black Lips came out we were promised two things: it would be about "bathtub drugs" and "bathtub gin." It delivered, and now its video features even more of that. What…   Read Story »
We're almost (almost!) done reflecting on the year that was, so it's time to start taking a closer look at the year that will be. For the past several years, we've ranked our most anticipated albums.…   Read Story »
When we heard about Black Lips' rootsy new Patrick-Carney-assisted LP Underneath The Rainbow, we were promised a song called "Boys In The Wood" (pun) about "doing bathtub drugs and drinking bathtub…   Read Story »
The last Black Lips album was 2011's Arabia Mountain, which found them working with two very different producers, retro pop and hip-hop specialist Mark Ronson and Deerhunter guitarist Lockett Pundt.…   Read Story »
Lonnie Holley is a 63-year-old visual artist from Birmingham, Alabama, and he's been a part of the so-called outsider art world for more than 30 years. Late last year, he released Just Before Music,…   Read Story »
'60s-style garage-rock seems to exist in a state of perpetual revival, but the people making the music these days sure dress nicer than they did back in the '90s bowling-shirt era. Someone at GQ…   Read Story »
Right now, like no time since Crypt Records' mid-'90s heyday, the American indie underground is flush with excellent pedal-mashing, hormone-driven garage rock revivalists. And now, the great minds at…   Read Story »
There's something about this time of year that just makes some loud, boozy garage rock sound perfect. I guess other people think that too, considering some of the releases of late. Deerhunter's…   Read Story »
Outlaw-country gods and longtime buddies Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson recorded a veritable shit-ton of songs together, but their most famous is probably the lightweight 1975 shuffle "Mammas…   Read Story »
The S.S. Coachella sailed from Fort Lauderdale, FL to Jamaica and back between 12/19 and 12/23, along the way featuring performances from Pulp, Hot Chip, Yeasayer, and many more. Andrew Youssef was…   Read Story »