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Q&A: Lou Barlow Reflects On The 20th Anniversary Of Kids

This week marks the 20th anniversary of Kids -- Larry's Clark's infamous, lascivious, inflammatory film about a bunch of New York City teenagers drinking, drugging,…
T. Cole Rachel | July 21, 2015 - 2:04 pm

The Anniversary

Bakesale Turns 20

"Dinosaur have this weird Teflon thing," Sebadoh frontman Lou Barlow told me in a 2013 interview for Under The Radar. "Sebadoh's more vulnerable. There are…
John Everhart | August 22, 2014 - 4:59 pm


Turntable Interview: Lou Barlow

While Lou Barlow may be best known for his work with Dinosaur Jr., his albums with Sebadoh were always more personal and, in that respect,…
Melissa Locker | July 26, 2013 - 9:08 am

More Lou Barlow stories

Watch Lou Barlow Play A New Dinosaur Jr. Song In His Laundry Room

Dinosaur Jr. released their last album, Give A Glimpse Of What Yer Not, back in 2016, and they finally have another one ready to go.
James Rettig | May 11, 2020 - 3:22 pm

Lou Barlow Stars In The Get Up Kids’ “Lou Barlow” Video

As the old adage goes: If you name your song after Lou Barlow, then Lou Barlow will appear in the music video for said song.
James Rettig | November 13, 2019 - 11:06 am

Lou Barlow – “Love Intervene”

A little thing like a broken collarbone isn't going to stop Lou Barlow. Fresh off of his cover art-inspiring injury, the '90s lo-fi legend from…
Peter Helman | April 9, 2018 - 6:35 pm

Lou Barlow – “Anniversary Song”

Lou Barlow's new EP, Apocalypse Fetish, will be out next week, and today he shared its latest single, "Anniversary Song." The track follows "The Breeze,"
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 17, 2016 - 11:50 am

Stream New Elliott Smith Covers By Waxahatchee, Jesu/Sun Kil Moon, & More

Everyone loves Elliott Smith, and that includes other musicians. A whole bunch of indie rock heavy-hitters came together to contribute to the new Elliott Smith…
Peter Helman | October 14, 2016 - 9:13 am


Lou Barlow – “The Breeze”

As a follow-up to 2015's Brace The Wave, lo-fi icon Lou Barlow has announced a new EP, Apocalypse Fetish, and shared its lead single, "The…
Bruce Hamilton | September 28, 2016 - 10:32 am

Lou Barlow – “In Your Eyes” (Peter Gabriel Cover)

Peter Gabriel's "In Your Eyes" will forever be one of the most evocative love songs for one very specific reason: It's the song John Cusack…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 13, 2016 - 2:50 pm

Waxahatchee, Julien Baker, Jesu/Sun Kil Moon Contribute To New Elliott Smith Tribute Album

Earlier this year, we finally got the soundtrack to the 2014 Elliott Smith doc Heaven Adores You, and it looks like interest in the legendary…
James Rettig | March 3, 2016 - 5:18 pm

Yo La Tengo, Guided By Voices, Real Estate Contribute To Benefit For Surfer Blood’s Thomas Fekete

Surfer Blood guitarist Thomas Fekete was diagnosed with cancer earlier this year, and the music community has rallied around him, but the road hasn't been…
James Rettig | November 11, 2015 - 1:57 pm

Stream Lou Barlow Brace The Wave

Over the decades, Lou Barlow has made a whole lot of music with a whole lot of bands, including Dinosaur Jr., Sebadoh, and Folk Implosion.
Tom Breihan | August 27, 2015 - 10:36 am

Lou Barlow – “Wave” (Stereogum Premiere)

Lou Barlow wears a lot of musical hats -- he's a member of Sebadoh, Dinosaur Jr., and Folk Implosion, curated and compiled the Kids soundtrack,…
Grace Birnstengel | August 18, 2015 - 11:02 am

Lou Barlow – “Moving”

Since this year marked the 20th anniversary of Larry Clark's infamous 1995 film Kids, Lou Barlow has been in the spotlight recently discussing his role
Caitlin White | August 5, 2015 - 11:20 am

Watch A Trailer For Lou Barlow’s New Album Brace The Wave

Just yesterday we spoke with Lou Barlow about the 20th anniversary of Kids, and today the Sebadoh/Dinosaur Jr./Folk Implosion/etc. member is back with news of…
Chris DeVille | July 22, 2015 - 11:45 am

Lou Barlow Shares Never-Released Tres Padres Recordings

Back in 2013, Lou Barlow (of Sebadoh and Dinosaur Jr. fame) got together with Imaad Wasif and the Melvins' Dale Crover and recorded two tracks…
James Rettig | May 3, 2015 - 11:38 am
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