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74 Artists On Their Favorite Tom Petty Song

I once got busted trying to steal a magazine from my hometown library. The 8/8/91 issue of Rolling Stone apparently had one of those sensors…
Scott Lapatine | October 4, 2017 - 12:39 pm

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DIIV’s Zachary Cole Smith Talks Addiction, Sobriety, & His Breakup With Sky Ferreira

A silver van with California plates has just pulled up outside Brooklyn's Murmrr Theatre, off Prospect Park's Grand Army Plaza, and behind the wheel is…
John Norris / Billboard | August 29, 2017 - 7:10 pm

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How Does It Feel: DIIV’s Zachary Cole Smith Rolls On

Zachary Cole Smith opens the door wearing a collarless white button-down shirt so big it could pass for a nightgown. The 28-year-old DIIV frontman is…
Chris DeVille | July 28, 2014 - 10:09 am

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Interview

DIIV’s Zachary Cole Smith Talks Addiction, Sobriety, & His Breakup With Sky Ferreira

A silver van with California plates has just pulled up outside Brooklyn's Murmrr Theatre, off Prospect Park's Grand Army Plaza, and behind the wheel is…
John Norris / Billboard | August 29, 2017 - 7:10 pm

DIIV’s Zachary Cole Smith Shares Regrets In First Interview Since Rehab

Earlier this year, after canceling a European tour, DIIV frontman Zachary Cole Smith checked himself into rehab, writing on Instagram that "i've taken this road…
Tom Breihan | May 11, 2017 - 9:12 am

Zachary Cole Smith – “Icehead” ((Sandy) Alex G Cover)

DIIV frontman Zachary Cole Smith has shared a cover of (Sandy) Alex G's "Icehead," a track off his 2014 album DSU. It's the first new…
James Rettig | April 18, 2017 - 2:18 pm

DIIV’s Zachary Cole Smith Checks Into Rehab

DIIV mastermind Zachary Cole Smith has checked himself into rehab, Pitchfork reports. "So I guess now is the time for me to stop kidding myself,…
Peter Helman | February 4, 2017 - 10:40 am

DIIV – “Mire (Grant’s Song)”

Brooklyn dream-rockers DIIV are returning early next year with the grammatically confusing new album Is The Is Are. We've heard two songs already, the lovely,…
Peter Helman | November 22, 2015 - 5:42 pm

DIIV – “Bent (Roi’s Song)”

DIIV, makers of floaty New York dream-rock, have spent so long working on the follow-up to their 2012 debut Oshin that it's sometimes easier to…
Tom Breihan | November 4, 2015 - 9:08 am

Artist Portraits From Governors Ball 2015

New York City hosted the annual Governors Ball Music Festival on Randall's Island this past weekend. Our local staff attended the three-day event, and you…
Stereogum | June 8, 2015 - 1:12 pm

DIIV Respond To Controversy Over Bassist’s Hateful 4Chan Comments

A Tumblr site called Sexism In Music made the rounds yesterday with a series of posts detailing hateful comments made by DIIV bassist Devin Ruben…
James Rettig | December 14, 2014 - 3:21 pm

Watch Sky Ferreira & DIIV’s Zachary Cole Smith Cover Elliott Smith

Last night, in remembrance of the 10 year anniversary of Elliott Smith's death, several musicians gathered at Glasslands in Brooklyn to celebrate his songs. An…
Miles Bowe | October 22, 2013 - 11:20 am

Cat Power, Zachary Cole Smith, Sky Ferreira To Play Elliott Smith Tribute Show

It feels like a swift kick to the stomach to say, but on 10/21 it will be 10 years since iconic singer/song-writer Elliott Smith passed…
Claire Lobenfeld | October 1, 2013 - 12:27 pm

Sky Ferreira Discusses Drug Arrest

Sky Ferreira spoke about her recent legal troubles in an interview with Billboard today. While she does not provide explicit detail in regard to the…
Miles Bowe | September 30, 2013 - 6:27 pm

Sky Ferreira & DIIV’s Zachary Cole Smith Arrested

DIIV frontman Zachary Cole Smith may be taking this whole Kurt Cobain fetishization a little bit too far. The Daily Freeman reports that Smith and…
Tom Breihan | September 16, 2013 - 9:16 am

DIIV’s Zachary Cole Smith Models For Saint Laurent Paris

Earlier this year, Beck was the face of new Yves Saint Laurent campaign. The photos were styled and shot by YSL designer Hedi Slimane, who…
Claire Lobenfeld | May 29, 2013 - 4:47 pm