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Last year we reported the iconic NME-compiled cassette compilation C86 would be given a massive reissue with an expanded track list. Now that full list, which takes the original 22 song compilation…   Read Story »
Primavera Sound Festival took place over multiple days in Barcelona last week, hosting acts including Blur, My Bloody Valentine, the Knife, Phoenix, the Postal Service, the Breeders, and many more.…   Read Story »
When the reformed Jesus and Mary Chain did Coachella in 2007, they winked at the film that had provided their most recent pop cultural moment by bringing out Scarlett Johansson to sing on "Just Like…   Read Story »
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…   Read Story »
Scottish noise legends The Jesus And Mary Chain wrapped up their short tour of California last night will a beautifully noisy set at the House Of Blues San Diego. Jim Reid's voice hasn't aged and…   Read Story »
The Jesus And Mary Chain never released a single bad song over the entire course of their career, but their last great single was 1994's "Sometimes Always," a country-fried he-said/she-said duet with…   Read Story »
To raise money for the Breast Cancer Care nonprofit, the indie podcast Just Like Honey is releasing a new compilation, on which 11 different bands cover the Jesus And Mary Chain song that gave the…   Read Story »
Les Demoniaques is the project of Dum Dum Girls leader Dee Dee and Tamaryn. Take a listen to their cover of Jesus & Mary Chain's "Teenage Lust": They remove the fuzzy, sweaty crunch of the…   Read Story »
Active now for almost a decade, SoCal roots rockers Dead Rock West have chosen a righteous path on their latest collection Bright Morning Stars. “These songs urge you to look up," says guitarist…   Read Story »
The Band Of Horses frontman makes like Jim Reid and Courtney Jay plays Hope Sandoval on this lite-country cover of Stoned & Dethroned's "Sometimes Always." You get the original's cowboy hats, not the…   Read Story »