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64 More Acts That Took 20 Or More Years Between Albums

What took you so long? For the artists and bands in this list, the answers include poverty, market indifference, drug addiction, and catastrophic hearing loss.
Brad Shoup | May 30, 2018 - 10:57 am

Gotcha Covered

Gotcha Covered: “Eight Miles High”

For a song that's been so often reduced to '60s Montage Cliche #00001B (Note: Please use only in case of rights restrictions for the Youngbloods'
Nate Patrin | September 20, 2017 - 12:31 pm

Gotcha Covered

Gotcha Covered: “Tomorrow Never Knows”

Apologies in advance for what probably comes across like basic stoner-thought logic, but: Ever stop to think about what it means when we're possibly not…
Nate Patrin | August 1, 2017 - 1:23 pm

More Ride stories

Stream Ride Tomorrow’s Shore EP

Last summer, UK shoegaze legends Ride released Weather Diaries, their first new album since reuniting in 2014, which also meant it was their first new…
Ryan Leas | February 16, 2018 - 12:10 am

Ride – “Catch You Dreaming”

Last year, reunited UK shoegaze legends Ride released Weather Diaries, their first album in 21 years. And after dropping the new track "Pulsar" in November,…
Tom Breihan | January 9, 2018 - 10:49 am

The Cure Announce 40th Anniversary Concert With Interpol, Ride, Slowdive, & More

Robert Smith began fronting the Cure in 1978. And next summer, he and his band will celebrate their 40th anniversary with a huge show at…
Tom Breihan | December 12, 2017 - 9:10 am

Ride – “Pulsar”

Earlier this year, Ride released their first new album in 21 years, Weather Diaries, and today they've put out a fresh non-album track, "Pulsar," that…
James Rettig | November 2, 2017 - 10:16 am

Ride – “Cali” Video

Earlier this year, the British shoegaze legends Ride returned with their reunion album Weather Diaries. And now they've followed their "All I Want" video with…
Tom Breihan | August 22, 2017 - 10:40 am

Stream Ride Weather Diaries

Today, Ride follow Slowdive as 2017's second canonical reunited UK shoegaze band to release their first album in over 20 years. Ride's new album Weather
Tom Breihan | June 16, 2017 - 9:49 am

Ride – “All I Want” Video

Tomorrow, reunited Oxford shoegaze legends Ride will release Weather Diaries, their first album in 21 years. And today, they've shared a new video for their…
Tom Breihan | June 15, 2017 - 11:51 am


31 Essential Shoegaze Tracks

"Shoegaze" was not initially meant as a compliment. Like "impressionists" (used dismissively by an art critic in 1874), "Krautrock," or more recently "deplorable(s)," the phrase…
Zach Schonfeld | June 14, 2017 - 12:17 pm

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Ride Weather Diaries

When Ride reunited in 2014, they were there to give the people what they wanted: the hits. In those initial shows, the setlists featured songs…
Ryan Leas | June 12, 2017 - 11:47 am

Ride – “Lannoy Point”

Legendary UK shoegazers Ride are set to release Weather Diaries almost a week from today — their first album in 21 years following 1996's Tarantula
Kim Ilkowski | June 8, 2017 - 1:54 pm

Ride – “All I Want”

In a mere two months, reunited shoegaze overlords Ride will return with Weather Diaries, their first new album in 21 years. In recent months, they've…
Tom Breihan | April 26, 2017 - 3:23 pm

Ride Announce First New Album In 21 Years, Weather Diaries

It's official: Ride will release their first album in 21 years on 6/16 by way of Wichita Records. The LP is called Weather Diaries, and…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 23, 2017 - 11:28 am