Kindling – “Better World”

Pumped-up shoegaze outfit Kindling are on the cusp of their upcoming LP, Hush. Today they release the third single from the album, following the quick-burning…
Julia Gray | November 2, 2017 - 10:33 am

Kindling – “Destroy Yrself”

For a few years now we've been fans of Massachusetts shoegazers Kindling and of 6131, the California record label that introduced us to Julien Baker…
Chris DeVille | September 22, 2017 - 11:06 am

Kindling – “Weightlessly” (Stereogum Premiere)

Last November, Massachusetts rock band Kindling released their scuzzy shoegaze EP Galaxies, a four-track effort so humidly blurry it felt like moshing in a grease…
Pranav Trewn | June 21, 2016 - 10:43 am

Stream Kindling Galaxies EP

The thick, mucky air that makes up Kindling's sound might feel crushing, like it's weighing you down with its gravity, but its atmosphere isn't impossible…
Charles Innis | November 3, 2015 - 11:52 am

Kindling – “Painkiller”

There's nothing soothing about the music of the Massachusetts shoegaze band Kindling. Kindling don't use their waves of guitar effects to beautify their songs; instead,…
Tom Breihan | October 21, 2015 - 2:02 pm

Kindling – “Blinding Wave” (Stereogum Premiere)

Kindling are a noisy shoegaze band from Easthampton, Massachusetts that use thick layers of reverb to give you a joyful, feathery embrace. "Blinding Wave," a…
Charles Innis | September 30, 2015 - 10:32 am