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For the first time in the short history of this column, 5 Best Songs and Straight To Video have cross-pollenated. Which new cut transcended its visual treatment and landed on both lists? Find out below. More »

The best part of getting into music while growing up is the constant sense of discovery. This feeling disappears as the years go by. Most adults who spend a lot of time and money on music know the lay of the cultural land. The new albums we hear (or that I hear, anyway) come with… More »

In the June 2, 2012 issue of the NME, Kevin Shields said the long-awaited third album from My Bloody Valentine –- the first since 1991’s classic Loveless –- is imminent. The UK mag quotes Shields as saying the album will be released “sooner rather than later,” perhaps even this year.

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Pixies Playing T.T. The Bear’s Farewell Show Tonight

T.T. The Bear’s Place is an iconic rock club in Cambridge, Massachusetts that’s been in operation since 1983. But it’s set to close next month,…
Tom Breihan | June 18, 2015 - 9:36 am

Watch Pixies Debut “Um Chagga Lagga” In NYC

Pixies debuted a new song, "Um Chagga Lagga," at New York's Beacon Theatre on 5/26, and today, Rolling Stone posted two videos of the band…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 2, 2015 - 2:43 pm

Frank Black Is Cool With Streaming Because iTunes Is Apparently Too Confusing

Frank Black spoke to The Daily Beast's James Joiner about the making of Pixies' forthcoming record, and inadvertently, about how confusing iTunes is. I get…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 28, 2015 - 2:25 pm

Artist Portraits From Shaky Knees 2015

Shaky Knees Festival went down in Atlanta this weekend, and we sent two photographers to capture portraits and live shots of some of the performers…
Stereogum | May 11, 2015 - 11:46 am

Pixies Announce Doolittle 25 Expanded Reissue

The Pixies are celebrating the 25th anniversary of their sophomore album, Doolittle, with the release of an expanded edition of the record. The collection will…
James Rettig | October 16, 2014 - 9:20 am

Pity Sex – “Gigantic” (Pixies Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

Pity Sex have been on our radar for a while after making it onto our 40 Best New Bands and 50 Favorite Songs lists last…
Maggie Stamets | October 2, 2014 - 10:05 am

JEFF The Brotherhood – “Come In Alone” (My Bloody Valentine Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

Later this month, JEFF The Brotherhood, the duo of fuzz-rocking Nashville hessian brothers, will release Dig The Classics, their EP of cannily chosen covers. The…
Tom Breihan | September 23, 2014 - 11:42 am

Pixies – “Ring The Bell” Video

Earlier this year, the Pixies released their divisive new collection Indie Cindy and have been putting out music videos intermittently since the their first reunion…
James Rettig | September 15, 2014 - 11:19 am

Watch Arcade Fire Cover Pixies’ “Alec Eiffel” In Mansfield

Arcade Fire played Manfield, MA last night and -- surprise, surprise -- performed a cover. This time it was the Pixies' "Alec Eiffel" from their…
James Rettig | August 20, 2014 - 8:50 am

Watch Glastonbury 2014 Performances From Lana Del Rey, Arcade Fire, Jack White, Disclosure, Haim, & More

Glastonbury, the world's biggest and wettest music festival, is going down this weekend and despite what M.I.A. claims the BBC has been broadcasting bits of…
Scott Lapatine | June 28, 2014 - 2:33 pm

Pixies – “Silver Snail” Video

The new Pixies album Indie Cindy has started a ton of fights just by existing, but the band hasn't let those fights prevent them from…
Tom Breihan | May 29, 2014 - 12:50 pm

Watch Kim & Kelley Deal Play “Cannonball” & “Gigantic” At Reckless Records

During Record Store Day Kim and Kelley Deal stopped by Reckless Records in Chicago to play a stripped-down set. Kim played an acoustic version of…
Miles Bowe | May 1, 2014 - 11:50 am

Pixies Soundtrack “Gigantic” iPhone Commercial

If the 2014-edition Pixies are in full cash-in mode, which seems like a definite possibility, then it is absolutely no surprise to see them licensing…
Tom Breihan | April 23, 2014 - 10:14 am

The 10 Most Expensive Record Store Day ’14 Flips On Ebay

If you haven’t opened your Record Store Day purchases yet, you may want to throw it up on eBay instead. Just two days after the…
James Rettig | April 21, 2014 - 3:24 pm

Stream Pixies Indie Cindy

Just about every Pixies fan wishes the band would not return with Indie Cindy, the new collection of all the songs from their three recent…
Tom Breihan | April 21, 2014 - 9:58 am

Pixies – “Women Of War”

The Pixies' first new album in 23 years, Indie Cindy, is really just a collection of the EPs that they released over the past year,…
James Rettig | April 20, 2014 - 1:24 pm

Coachella 2014: The 9 Best Things From Saturday

I'm not crying, I just have a little dust in my eyes. No, really: Coachella's second day was largely engulfed by a more manageable (but…
Chris DeVille | April 13, 2014 - 9:32 am

Coachella 2014 Schedule Revealed; Julian Casablancas And Pixies Added To Lineup

The first of this year's two Coachella weekends kicks off the day after tomorrow, and the festival has just revealed its schedule for this year.
Tom Breihan | April 9, 2014 - 8:52 am

Pixies – “Snakes” Video + Indie Cindy Details

So that's what happened to Arcade Fire's mask. Pixies' video for EP2 closer "Snakes" features a number of humongous papier mâché bobbleheads that remind me…
Chris DeVille | March 24, 2014 - 12:29 pm

Check Out These Lego Versions Of 20 Famous Bands

If you can't quite get your fix from The Lego Movie (which honestly, who could blame you) artist Adly Syairi Ramly has you covered with…
Miles Bowe | March 19, 2014 - 11:03 am
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