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How Brian Wilson Helped Spawn Punk

It was the winter of 1978/'79 in Los Angeles -- that is to say, not much of a winter at all. The Last were holed…
Brad Shoup | April 14, 2015 - 9:32 am

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80 Other Bands With Official Sneakers

Last week the Animal Collective bros released an official mixtape for their new … sneakers. That is a thing now. Gotta keep fans on their…
Scott Lapatine | April 6, 2011 - 12:31 pm

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Converse’s Free Rubber Tracks Live Residency Brings The Replacements, Slayer, Chance The Rapper, Passion Pit To Boston This Month

There are lots of reasons to be suspicious of corporate-sponsored music events, but if a shoe company was bringing the Replacements and Dinosaur Jr. to…
Tom Breihan | April 16, 2015 - 9:30 am

Ugly Christmas Sweaters From Queens Of The Stone Age, Metallica, Motörhead, And More

Last year we were all amused by the Slayer Christmas sweater, the heaviest and coziest way for your torso to ring in the holidays. This…
Scott Lapatine | November 26, 2013 - 5:33 pm

Coachella 2013 Weekend 2: Saturday’s 5 Best Things

Sitting here in the afterglow of day two -- resting sore muscles and reflecting on an impossible collection of hard-earned memories -- I feel like…
Aaron Lariviere | April 21, 2013 - 3:31 pm

Fidlar – “Suburban Home” (Feat. Brian Rodriguez) (Descendents Cover)

To celebrate its 50th issue, as well as the 50th birthday of Descendents frontman Milo Aukerman, the music magazine Filter is releasing a free-download Descendents…
Tom Breihan | December 27, 2012 - 6:28 pm

Fucked Up Cover Blitz, Descendents With Ezra Koenig

I never thought I'd be writing a headline even close to that, but in less than a year, Fucked Up's gone from the light bulb
Brandon Stosuy | November 25, 2008 - 9:12 am

R.I.P. Frank Navetta

Sadly, Frank Navetta, who co-founded the Descendents with Tony Lombardo and Bill Stevenson in 1979, died on Halloween "after becoming ill over the course of…
Brandon Stosuy | November 3, 2008 - 10:28 am