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Watch Kevin Shields, Mike Watt, & Sharon Van Etten Join Dinosaur Jr. In NYC

This week, Dinosaur Jr. have been playing a seven-night stand at New York's Bowery Ballroom, and they've brought out a ton of special guests, including…
Tom Breihan | December 9, 2015 - 9:53 am

Mark Kozelek Teases El-P Collab, Elliott Smith Cover, Piano/Vocal Album Feat. Mike Patton

Mark Kozelek followed his tumultuous 2014 with a tempestuous 2015, but as Kozelek tells it, 2015 has been "a wonderful year of playing music." So…
Chris DeVille | December 8, 2015 - 1:59 pm

Watch Kurt Vile & Cyndi Lauper Cover The Rolling Stones At Home For The Holidays Benefit

Last night, Cyndi Lauper held her annual Home For The Holidays benefit concert at NYC's Beacon Theatre, with 100% of the proceeds going to aid…
Peter Helman | December 6, 2015 - 4:08 pm

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

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

Watch Kurt Vile Play “Lost My Head There” Solo In A Paris Restaurant For La Blogothèque

For years, the French website La Blogothèque has been filming musicians playing in public places around Paris for their Take Away Shows video series. The…
Tom Breihan | November 18, 2015 - 9:07 am

Hangout Festival 2016 Lineup

Here it is: The first major music festival lineup of the 2016 season. (SXSW, with its sprawling network of showcases, is a different kind of…
Chris DeVille | November 17, 2015 - 1:37 pm

Watch Kurt Vile Play B’lieve Songs For The First Time At Philly Tour Opener

Earlier this week Kurt Vile kicked off his tour in support of b'lieve i'm goin down at Philadelphia music scene hub Johnny Brenda's, and many…
Chris DeVille | October 2, 2015 - 4:20 pm

Watch Kurt Vile Perform Two b’lieve Tracks On Conan

Kurt Vile's new album, b'lieve i'm goin down, comes out today -- we're fans of it here -- and last night he stopped by Conan
James Rettig | September 25, 2015 - 10:16 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

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Kurt Vile b’lieve i’m goin down

Wakin On A Pretty Daze felt like a happy ending for Kurt Vile. The album's blissed-out folk-rock jams doubled as portraits of a rock star…
Chris DeVille | September 21, 2015 - 10:19 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Have you watched Kendrick Lamar on Colbert? Because holy fuck. If you haven't watched it, watch it. If you have watched it, watch it again.
Tom Breihan | September 11, 2015 - 5:11 pm

Check Out Kurt Vile’s Levi’s Ad

Kurt Vile is one of the greatest living songwriters in America, which is probably why the Bank of America licensed one of his most poignant…
Caitlin White | September 11, 2015 - 11:14 am

Kurt Vile – “Life Like This” Video

The great laconic guitar hero Kurt Vile has a new album called b'lieve i'm goin down... coming out in a couple of weeks, and he's…
Tom Breihan | September 10, 2015 - 10:01 am

Preview New Kurt Vile Songs In Latest b’lieve i’m goin down… Trailer

As someone who's heard Kurt Vile's new album b'lieve i'm goin down... all the way through, let me assure you it's one of the best…
Chris DeVille | August 27, 2015 - 10:28 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This week was a stacked one, and plenty of great videos didn't make the cut for this list, including Thundercat's existential samurai joke and Carly
Tom Breihan | July 24, 2015 - 4:53 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Some weeks, choosing the 5 Best Songs can be difficult and polarizing. This was not one of those weeks. Of course, it's hard to pit…
Stereogum | July 24, 2015 - 4:25 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

Kurt Vile Announces New Album b’lieve i’m goin down…

It can't be easy to top an album as expansively beautiful as 2013's Wakin On A Pretty Daze, but Kurt Vile seems like he's ready…
Tom Breihan | June 15, 2015 - 9:45 am