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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 »

Tomorrow night (4/7) at 11PM, we offer a new installment of our ongoing Tuesday series Sessions at Santa’s with Spencer Sweeney. This one’s curated by Thurston Moore, who’ll hop on the stage with cellist Okkyung Lee and downtown legend/DNA drummer Ikue Mori for what should be an intense performance. Load-affiliated crews Fat Worm Of ErrorMore »

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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

Thurston Moore Broke Up Chelsea Light Moving Because Crazy Sonic Youth Fans Wouldn’t Stop Bothering Him In Small Venues

Thurston Moore's first musical project after the end of Sonic Youth was Chelsea Light Moving, an experimental rock supergroup that released one self-titled album in…
Chris DeVille | August 3, 2015 - 3:59 pm

Watch Sun Kil Moon Perform With Sonic Youth’s Thurston Moore And Steve Shelley At Latitude Fest

Sun Kil Moon and the Thurston Moore Band played back-to-back at last weekend’s Latitude Festival in the UK. Taking advantage of the occasion, Moore joined…
James Rettig | July 24, 2015 - 4:01 pm

Watch Beck & Thurston Moore Perform With Cowboys For Doug Aitken’s Station To Station

Last night, Beck appeared at the Barbican Centre in London as part of Doug Aitken's Station To Station art project. He was responsible for putting…
James Rettig | June 30, 2015 - 2:51 pm

Thurston Moore Issues Statement Supporting Israel Boycott

Back in April, Thurston Moore cancelled a concert he had scheduled in Tel Aviv, Israel, but didn't provide an explanation. A few days ago, he…
James Rettig | June 26, 2015 - 1:15 pm

Caught On Tape – “Full Bleed”

Thurston Moore and drummer John Moloney record improvised noise freakouts together under the name Caught On Tape. After releasing three records of untitled, amorphous extended…
Peter Helman | January 12, 2015 - 2:22 pm

PJ Harvey, M.I.A., Thurston Moore, Tom Morello Issue Statement In Support Of Online Whistleblowers

As Pitchfork reports, a number of musicians have joined the luminaries who signed a public statement that calls for public support of online whistleblowers like…
Tom Breihan | November 10, 2014 - 12:15 pm

Thurston Moore Sees Your Snarky Tweets About Him

Thurston Moore's latest interview to promote his new solo album The Best Day comes via The Wall Street Journal. It's a fascinating conversation that touches…
Chris DeVille | October 23, 2014 - 4:35 pm

Thurston Moore – “Speak To The Wild” Video

Thurston Moore's new solo LP, The Best Day, is due out tomorrow (although you can already stream it here). Today, we get a video for…
Peter Helman | October 20, 2014 - 11:45 am

Stream Thurston Moore The Best Day

Thurston Moore's The Best Day is his first solo album in three years and the first album since the dissolution of Sonic Youth. He's moved…
James Rettig | October 13, 2014 - 11:11 am

Thurston Moore Defends “Black Metal Is Made By Pussies” Remarks With More Trolling

Last month, a press release was circulated for a new album from the Thurston Moore-John Moloney collaboration Caught On Tape, and in that press release…
Michael Nelson | September 11, 2014 - 3:09 pm

Watch Thurston Moore Play New Song “Forevermore” At Pukkelpop 2014

The ex-Sonic Youth co-leader Thurston Moore's got a new album called The Best Day on the way and a new backing band that includes Sonic…
Tom Breihan | August 25, 2014 - 2:56 pm

Thurston Moore: “Black Metal Is Music Made By Pussies Of The Lowest Order”

Last year, Thurston Moore hooked up with American black metal supergroup Twilight for what would become that band's third and final album, III: Beneath Trident's
Michael Nelson | August 21, 2014 - 10:54 am

Thurston Moore – “The Best Day”

Earlier this month, we learned that Thurston Moore had formed a new band with his former Sonic Youth bandmate Steve Shelly and with My Bloody…
Tom Breihan | August 20, 2014 - 10:33 am

Watch Thurston Moore Band Play “Detonation” At Their Secret First Show Last Night

As we grow more comfortable living in a post-Sonic Youth world, the band's members have tried out an assortment of different projects, one of the…
Miles Bowe | August 15, 2014 - 11:31 am

Thurston Moore Forms New Band With Steve Shelley, MBV’s Debbie Googe

Thurston Moore has created something resembling a supergroup for his next project. It's called the Thurston Moore Band and he's reunited with Sonic Youth drummer…
James Rettig | August 5, 2014 - 11:53 am

Iggy Pop, Nick Cave, & Thurston Moore – “Nobody’s City” (The Gun Club Cover)

A key part of the early L.A. punk scene, the Gun Club brought a sort of dessicated blues glamor to the scene where hardcore was…
Tom Breihan | May 2, 2014 - 10:23 am

Thurston Moore: “Jezebel Is Gender Fascism”

Thurston Moore's campaign to turn the internet against him rolls on. Earlier this week the former Sonic Youth frontman told The Fly that the affair…
Chris DeVille | March 7, 2014 - 11:49 am

Thurston Moore On His Marriage-Ending Affair: “I’m In A Really Romantic Place”

Sonic Youth co-leaders Thurston Moore and Kim Gordon announced in 2011 that they were separating after 27 years of marriage, and talking to Elle last…
Tom Breihan | March 4, 2014 - 12:11 pm
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