Interview

Footnotes

The Story Behind Every Song On Lower Dens’ New Album The Competition

The music of Lower Dens has always been dense and to some extent difficult, even when cathartic or hypnotizing. Across their first two albums, 2010's…
Ryan Leas | September 10, 2019 - 4:23 pm

Band To Watch

Band To Watch: Dry Cleaning

Britons have a complex relationship with the Monarchy. Though adored by older generations and millions around the world, the Royal Family are almost exclusively met…
Will Richards | September 10, 2019 - 9:38 am

We've Got A File On You

We’ve Got A File On You: Common

We've Got A File On You features interviews in which artists share the stories behind the extracurricular activities that dot their careers: acting gigs, guest
Ryan Leas | August 29, 2019 - 12:22 pm

Band To Watch

Band To Watch: Konradsen

Of the many reasons artists have missed interviews -- schedule conflicts, illness, feigned illness -- childbirth is among the most reasonable. The original plan was…
Chris DeVille | August 28, 2019 - 9:25 am

Interview

Vagabon Contains Multitudes

Vagabon makes music for outcasts. Laetitia Tamko writes quietly luminous songs that help the listener feel less alone. Her work often meditates on how we…
Sara Nuta | August 27, 2019 - 10:00 am

Interview

Great Grandpa Aren’t The Band You (Or They) Think They Are

It's hard to believe Great Grandpa's newest album is by, well, Great Grandpa. It's a drastic musical shift, the kind that has you questioning if…
Nina Corcoran | August 21, 2019 - 9:29 am

Interview

Infinity Crush’s Internal Love Songs

Caroline White has been releasing hushed reveries as Infinity Crush for the better part of the decade. The musician and poet's songs are consistently revelatory…
James Rettig | August 5, 2019 - 11:41 am

We've Got A File On You

We’ve Got A File On You: Bruce Hornsby

We’ve Got A File On You features interviews in which artists share the stories behind the extracurricular activities that dot their careers: acting gigs, guest
Ryan Leas | July 31, 2019 - 3:33 pm

Interview

Slaughter Beach, Dog Or: How Jake Ewald Learned To Stop Worrying And Love Wilco

Over the past year, Jake Ewald's tastes have evolved, man. The Slaughter Beach, Dog mastermind has found himself drawn towards music with nuance and a…
Ian Cohen | July 31, 2019 - 10:45 am

Interview

White Reaper Are Gonna Make You Notice

Industry showcases are an odd thing. Some record company gathers together label people, media types and maybe some radio people together in a venue, and…
Michael Tedder | July 24, 2019 - 10:00 am

Interview

A Chat With JPEGMAFIA After His Incredible Pitchfork Music Festival Set

"Pitchfork Condé Nast Music Festival!" JPEGMAFIA exclaimed. "Look at it. And they're letting me up here with a live microphone. Mistake."
Chris DeVille | July 22, 2019 - 10:43 am

Interview

Glitterer Steps Out On His Own

There’s a song on Glitterer’s official debut album, Looking Through The Shades, called "The News." Unlike the other 13 tracks on the record, which are…
Eli Enis | July 11, 2019 - 11:00 am

Interview

Grant Hutchison On The Frightened Rabbit Tribute Compilation Tiny Changes

In April of last year, Frightened Rabbit's landmark, breakthrough sophomore album The Midnight Organ Fight turned 10. It was cause for celebration: This was the…
Ryan Leas | July 9, 2019 - 10:31 am

Interview

Holding Court With Maxo Kream, Rap’s Reigning Storyteller

I have to constantly remind myself that Maxo Kream is a little less than two years older than me. Besides the black-and-green Supreme jersey, everything…
Brian Josephs | July 3, 2019 - 9:45 am

We've Got A File On You

We’ve Got A File On You: Perry Farrell

We’ve Got A File On You is a new reboot of an old-school Stereogum franchise. Once called Annotated Media Guide, these are interviews in which
Ryan Leas | July 2, 2019 - 2:31 pm
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