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Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Quicksand Interiors

There's a certain bass sound that will always recall the early '90s. It's a fat, distorted rumble, a sandworm throb. It's angular and unpredictable, but…
Tom Breihan | November 7, 2017 - 11:56 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Tom Petty died this week and the world feels a little darker, a little less joyful, without him. In honor of the great American songwriter,…
Stereogum | October 6, 2017 - 4:56 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Guys, you know the deal by now: "Look What You Made Me Do" was NOT ELIGIBLE for this week's 5 Best Songs. It dropped too…
Stereogum | August 25, 2017 - 4:32 pm

More Quicksand stories

Stream Quicksand Interiors

New York post-hardcore band Quicksand just released their first new album in 22 years. We named it our Album Of The Week this week, and…
James Rettig | November 10, 2017 - 11:53 am

Quicksand – “Interiors”

New York post-hardcore legends Quicksand broke up in 1998 but got back together in 2012. And on Friday, they'll release Interiors, their first album in…
Tom Breihan | November 8, 2017 - 9:07 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Tom Petty died this week and the world feels a little darker, a little less joyful, without him. In honor of the great American songwriter,…
Stereogum | October 6, 2017 - 4:56 pm

Quicksand – “Cosmonauts”

It's hard to say how the Quicksand reunion is going at this point. The quartet started a monthlong tour at the beginning of September, and…
Michael Nelson | October 3, 2017 - 1:32 pm

Quicksand Guitarist Reportedly Arrested For Shoplifting & Resisting Arrest

A few weeks ago, the NYC post-hardcore institution Quicksand announced a new LP -- their third overall, and first in 22 years -- and dropped…
Michael Nelson | September 14, 2017 - 12:17 pm

Quicksand – “Illuminant”

UPDATE: Quicksand have announced all the details of Interiors, their new album, recorded with Title Fight/Menzingers producer Will Yip. It's out this fall. Below, check…
Tom Breihan | August 22, 2017 - 11:10 am

Quicksand Tease 1st LP In 22 Years, Interiors

A couple months ago, the great NYC post-hardcore band Quicksand announced a pretty substantial North American tour spanning the month of September 2017. Needless to…
Michael Nelson | August 21, 2017 - 5:54 pm

Vanishing Life – “People Running”

The former Thursday frontman and current United Nations/No Devotion singer Geoff Rickly founded the Brooklyn label Collect Records, and Texas Is the Reason's Norman Brannon…
Tom Breihan | October 6, 2014 - 10:55 am

Quicksand, Title Fight @ Fonda Theatre, Hollywood 1/22/13

After a surprise set last year at the Revelation Records 25th Anniversary show and a blistering set at FYF Festival, Quicksand continued their well-received reunion…
Andrew Youssef | January 23, 2013 - 4:08 pm

Report & Photos From FYF Fest 2012

Ever since I was old enough to complain, my dad took great pleasure in the act of dragging my always-resistant ass to music festivals. A…
Aaron Lariviere | September 4, 2012 - 4:52 pm

Watch Reunited Quicksand Play Fallon

Back in June, New York post-hardcore warriors Quicksand, broken up since 1999, played staged a surprise reunion at the Revelation Records 25th anniversary show. They've…
Tom Breihan | August 23, 2012 - 9:52 am

Watch Quicksand Reunite At Revelation Records 25th Anniversary

After Gorilla Biscuits broke up and before he formed Rival Schools, Walter Schreifels led the great New York post-hardcore band Quicksand. Quicksand mastered an emotive…
Tom Breihan | June 11, 2012 - 10:44 am