The Clean

Watch Spiral Stairs Play Pavement With Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks At His 50th Birthday Event

Pavement guitarist Scott Kannberg, also known as Spiral Stairs, celebrated his 50th birthday in August. This weekend, to mark the occasion, he's holding a two-day…
Peter Helman | October 2, 2016 - 2:49 pm

R.I.P. Peter Gutteridge

The Flying Nun website reports that the New Zealand indie-pop architect Peter Gutteridge has died in Auckland. Gutteridge, who helped to found hugely important bands…
Tom Breihan | September 15, 2014 - 9:42 am

ATP 2010: Curated By Pavement @ Butlin’s Holiday Centre, Minehead, UK

Pavement's on their way to a long summer of festivals and one-off gigs, but curating an ATP is a sweet way to get things started.
jessica | May 18, 2010 - 2:27 pm

Jeff Mangum To Perform At Chris Knox Benefit

Last June, the legendary New Zealand musician Chris Knox suffered a "series" of strokes. A few months later, we posted Jeff Mangum's cover of the…
Brandon Stosuy | March 26, 2010 - 12:46 pm

MGMT Cover The Clean

There's a good chance the majority of MGMT's core audience know nothing about the Clean. This isn't their fault. They were barely alive during the…
Brandon Stosuy | August 13, 2009 - 9:15 am

New Clean – “In The Dreamlife You Need a Rubber Soul”

With that song title, you immediately think of the Beatles (or, okay, this accompanying promo photo). The fact that it's the Clean makes me think…
Brandon Stosuy | June 5, 2009 - 9:57 am

Stream Shins, Bright Eyes, National Covering Merge Classics

Merge Records turns 20 this year and the celebration is well underway. Last week we told you about the five-day summer fest in North Carolina
Scott Lapatine | April 8, 2009 - 1:55 am