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In David Browne’s 2008 biography of Sonic Youth, Goodbye 20th Century, he writes on the group’s lasting stability: … More »

Few people seem to be having a busier year than Kim Gordon. In the wake of Sonic Youth’s much talked about demise (and the end of her marriage to bandmate Thurston Moore), Gordon has spent the better part of 2013 making all manner of art and music, not to mention touring around the world, dabbling… More »

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Justin Bieber Meets DGC’s 1994 Roster At Saint Laurent Show

Look, I don't entirely understand how Fashion Week works. But if it can get one of the world's reigning pop stars into a room with…
Tom Breihan | February 11, 2016 - 9:35 am
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Thurston Moore: “I Find It Really Strange That I Get Demonized For The Break-Up Of Sonic Youth”

Sonic Youth broke up because Thurston Moore and Kim Gordon, the couple at the center of the band for than three decades, broke up. Moore…
Chris DeVille | January 19, 2016 - 3:31 pm
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Dinosaur Jr. Close Out Anniversary Week With Evan Dando, Kevin Shields, Negative Approach, Lee Ranaldo, Kim Gordon, Stephen McBean, Kurt Vile, Roddy Bottum

Last night, underground rock legends Dinosaur Jr. wrapped up a seven-night stand at New York's Bowery Ballroom. They've had big surprise guests at every one…
Tom Breihan | December 10, 2015 - 10:16 am
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Watch Dinosaur Jr. Cover Neil Young’s “Cortez The Killer” With Kurt Vile

Dinosaur Jr. just kicked off a seven-night run of shows at NYC's Bowery Ballroom in celebration of the 30th anniversary of their debut album, Dinosaur.
Peter Helman | December 4, 2015 - 7:12 pm
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The Best Rock Acts Of 2015 Celebrate Ground Control Touring At NYC Mini-Fest

Last night, the booking agency Ground Control Touring and the music site Noisey partnered to bring something like a five hour mini-festival to Manhattan's Webster…
Ryan Leas | December 3, 2015 - 12:37 pm
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Kim Gordon Discusses Grimes, Caitlyn Jenner, Chrissie Hynde, Spice Girls With Bret Easton Ellis

Kim Gordon is the latest rock star to guest on The Bret Easton Ellis Podcast, and her conversation with Ellis touches on lots of people…
Chris DeVille | October 20, 2015 - 3:51 pm
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Peaches – “I Mean Something” (Feat. Feist)

Earlier this summer Canada's most explicit electropop star Peaches announced her first new album in six years. Rub will be out 9/25, but today she's…
Caitlin White | September 23, 2015 - 11:48 am

Read Kim Gordon’s Interview With Kurt Vile

When Kurt Vile's latest album, b’lieve I’m goin down..., was announced, it was accompanied by a biography blurb from none other than Kim Gordon, who…
James Rettig | September 22, 2015 - 3:29 pm

Watch A Clip Of Kim Gordon In German Horror Film Der Nachtmahr

Kim Gordon has a small role in the upcoming German horror film Der Nachtmahr, directed by Akiz. As Pitchfork points out, Gordon plays the protagonist…
Peter Helman | September 20, 2015 - 5:38 pm

Peaches – “Close Up” (Feat. Kim Gordon) Video (NSFW)

The onetime electroclash star Peaches has a new album called Rub coming out, and the single "Close Up" pair her with Kim Gordon, formerly of…
Tom Breihan | August 18, 2015 - 12:27 pm

Kurt Vile – “Pretty Pimpin” Video + b’lieve i’m goin down… Details

The first single from Kurt Vile's heavily anticipated new album b’lieve i’m goin down… is the intriguingly titled "Pretty Pimpin." It's got more momentum than…
Chris DeVille | July 21, 2015 - 12:02 pm
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J Mascis & Kim Gordon – “Slow Boy”

J Mascis and Kim Gordon are old friends. They used to live near each other in Amherst, Massachusetts, and they've shared stages a few times.
Tom Breihan | June 8, 2015 - 11:10 am
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Listen To Kim Gordon On Marc Maron’s WTF

Kim Gordon was the guest on Marc Maron's WTF podcast this week, fresh off of the release of her headline-grabbing memoir Girl In A Band.
James Rettig | March 26, 2015 - 8:43 am

Watch Carrie Brownstein Interview Kim Gordon On Her Memoir Girl In A Band

Last month, Kim Gordon published her memoir, Girl In A Band, a book that chronicles the Sonic Youth member's life as an artist, musician, and…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 12, 2015 - 1:19 pm
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Kim Gordon Expands Upon Lana Del Rey Diss: “She’s A Female Chris Isaak”

Kim Gordon has been doing quite a bit of press for the release of her memoir, Girl In A Band, which came out Tuesday, and…
Caitlin White | February 26, 2015 - 1:50 pm
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Kim Gordon – “Close Your Eyes”

Kim Gordon, once of Sonic Youth, will publish her much-anticipated memoir Girl In A Band on Tuesday, and we already know that the book has…
Tom Breihan | February 20, 2015 - 3:20 pm
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Kim Gordon Trashes Lana Del Rey: “[She] Doesn’t Even Know What Feminism Is”

In Kim Gordon's new memoir, Girl In A Band, she has some harsh words for Lana Del Rey in response to her comments about feminism,…
James Rettig | February 19, 2015 - 6:56 pm
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Sonic Youth’s Kim Gordon Has Some Harsh Words For Courtney Love And Billy Corgan In New Memoir

Kim Gordon's memoir, Girl In A Band, is out next month, and while I personally haven't read the thing, what little I've read about it…
Michael Nelson | February 3, 2015 - 4:34 pm
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Kim Gordon’s Memoir Girl In A Band Gets Release Date, Cover

After much anticipation, Girl In A Band, the memoir chronicling Kim Gordon's career in music as well as her personal life, will hit the shelves…
Maggie Stamets | October 8, 2014 - 2:09 pm
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