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There’s a great funny-because-it’s-true joke in Wayne’s World that captures how the rest of the U.S. views Delaware. Wayne finds himself in front of a green screen in his show’s fancy new studio, and upon being “magically whisked away” to the state, he doesn’t know what to say past, “Hi, I’m in Delaware.” What do… More »

This week’s big videos were Iggy Azalea’s take on Kill Bill and Ariana Grande’s take on (I guess) Barbarella, and they were both straight trash. You can make a good pop video by making a pastiche of a particular movie; 2Pac doing Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome springs immediately to mind. But that’s not enough. The… More »

Rock ‘n’ roll: dead? Nah dawg! Twin Peaks are carrying that torch. The youthful Chicago garage band puts the lie to other popular notions too, such as the one where music-loving teenagers only make laptop music these days, or the one where club shows are the next step after house shows (and not the other… More »

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Artist Portraits From Outside Lands 2015

This weekend marked Outside Lands' eighth year taking over the Golden Gate Park in San Francisco. Headliners this year included Elton John, the Black Keys,…
Stereogum | August 10, 2015 - 4:53 pm

Super Furry Animals, Stephen Malkmus, Screaming Females Turn Up 4Knots 2015

The Village Voice's annual midsummer 4Knots festival faced two logistical changes this year: a location switch-up and a transition from free to the modest general-admissio…
Caitlin White | July 13, 2015 - 11:47 am
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Artist Portraits From Firefly 2015 Thursday & Friday

Since it launched in 2012, Firefly is still a new kid on the festival block, relatively speaking. But that youth gives Firefly the cool power…
Stereogum | June 20, 2015 - 12:23 pm

Artist Portraits From Sasquatch! 2015

Sasquatch! Festival took place over the course of Memorial Day weekend at Quincy, Washinton’s Gorge Amphitheatre, featuring a diverse, stacked lineup including both musicians and…
Stereogum | May 26, 2015 - 11:50 am
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Twin Peaks – “Got Your Money” (Stereogum Premiere)

If you've been hoping to hear more of Twin Peaks' ragtag garage pop since devouring last year's debut, Wild Onion, you're in luck. The Chicago…
Patrick Hosken | April 13, 2015 - 10:00 am
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Karen O, Sky Ferreira, Duran Duran, And A Dozen More Artists Paid Tribute To David Lynch (And Die Antwoord Heckled The Whole Time)

Amongst the shabby, shuttered vaudeville theaters that line Broadway in Los Angeles, the Theatre at Ace Hotel burns bright. A line stretched from the theater…
Molly Bergen | April 2, 2015 - 11:05 am
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Photos: Burgerama Four

Burger Records held their fourth annual Burgerama festival at the Observatory in Santa Ana this past weekend. The two-day fest featured appearances from bands like…
Caitlin White | March 30, 2015 - 12:22 pm

Twin Peaks Release Wild Onion Demos As Free Album Mind Frames

We named Twin Peaks a Band To Watch last summer in conjunction with the release of their debut LP, Wild Onion. The Chicago-based band just…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 5, 2015 - 10:47 am

Jim James, Karen O, Wayne Coyne, Sky Ferreira, Twin Peaks To Play David Lynch Tribute Concert

On April 1st, the Ace Hotel in Los Angeles will host a celebratory concert to commemorate the 10th Anniversary of the David Lynch Foundation. The…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 10, 2015 - 7:12 pm

Twin Peaks – “In The Morning (In The Evening)”

Chicago-based Band To Watch Twin Peaks will be releasing a new 7" to follow up last year's full-length, Wild Onion. "In The Morning (In The…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 4, 2015 - 12:23 pm

Twin Peaks – “Mind Frame” Video

Chicago-based Band To Watch Twin Peaks evoke the past in their new video for "Mind Frame." The lazy garage rock track is accompanied by visual…
James Rettig | November 24, 2014 - 6:23 pm

CMJ: Twin Peaks, Happyness, Nai Harvest @ Rough Trade, Brooklyn 10/23/14

Yesterday was a disgusting day in New York, and this is coming from someone whose favorite season is winter: wet coldness due to the obnoxiously…
Ryan Leas | October 24, 2014 - 1:11 pm

Twin Peaks – “Making Breakfast” Video

As a rule, the Chicago garage rockers Twin Peaks (who should really consider changing their name now that the real Twin Peaks is coming back)…
Tom Breihan | October 20, 2014 - 12:38 pm
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Twin Peaks – “I Found A New Way” Video

Earlier this week, we featured the young Chicago garage-rock band Twin Peaks in our Band To Watch series, and today they've dropped a video for…
Michael Nelson | August 8, 2014 - 11:01 am
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Twin Peaks – “Strawberry Smoothie”

Twin Peaks are putting out a new album next month, featuring the great title Wild Onion. We've already heard one song, "Flavor," and now they…
Miles Bowe | July 24, 2014 - 11:12 am

Artist Portraits From Pitchfork Festival 2014

This past weekend, Pitchfork Festival went down in Chicago, and it included a great deal of excellent acts. We sent our photographer Max Herman to…
Miles Bowe | July 21, 2014 - 11:16 am
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Twin Peaks – “I Found A New Way” (Stereogum Premiere)

Youthful Chicago rockers Twin Peaks are nearing the release of their new album Wild Onion, and today they've shared another great song from the project.
Chris DeVille | July 9, 2014 - 10:07 am
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