Speedy Ortiz — at The Bowery Ballroom, in New York, New york, April 25, 2015

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at The Bowery Ballroom, in New York, New york, April 25, 2015

News

Apr 28, 2017

Cover Your Ass Vol. 1 is another benefit for Planned Parenthood and is due out May 26 via Lionfish Music. More

Cass McCombs, Speedy Ortiz, Deerhoof, and More on Planned Parenthood Covers Album

Cover Your Ass Vol. 1 Due Out May 26; Also Features Hinds, TEEN, The Lemon Twigs, and Luke Temple

Apr 18, 2017

Another benefit for Planned Parenthood has been announced. Cover Your Ass Vol. 1 is due out May 26 via Lionfish Music. It features covers by Cass McCombs (Pointer Sisters), Speedy Ortiz (TV on the Radio), Deerhoof (Public Enemy), Hinds (Dead Ghosts), TEEN (David Bowie), The Lemon Twigs (Dido), Luke Temple (Scott Walker), Porches (Big Star), and more.  More

Speedy Ortiz Share New Song “In My Way” for “Our First 100 Days” Anti-Donald Trump Project

"Our First 100 Days" Will Include a New Song Every Day for the First 100 Days of Donald Trump's Presidency

Feb 20, 2017

"Our First 100 Days" is a new anti-President Donald Trump project. The good folks behind the "30 Days, 30 Songs" anti-Trump campaign during the election have teamed up with Secretly Group for "Our First 100 Days." They plan to release a new song every day during the first 100 days of Trump's presidency.  More

Sub Pop, Merge, and 400 Other Labels and Artists Donating Today’s Bandcamp Proceeds to the ACLU

Artists and Labels Donate in Response to President Donald Trump's Immigration Ban

Feb 03, 2017

Today might be a good day to buy something from BandcampEarlier this week Bandcamp CEO and founder Ethan Diamond announced that today the website will be donating all their proceeds to the American Civil Liberties Union (the ACLU) in response to President Donald Trump's immigration ban targeting countries that are predominately Muslim.  More

Dec 22, 2016

Speedy Ortiz frontwoman Sadie Dupuis released Slugger, her debut solo album under the moniker Sad13 last month via Carpark. Now she has shared a brand new song, "MCGA," that tackles the difficulties of going home for Christmas and having difficult political conversations with family members who may have voted for the other guy (aka Trump) in November. More

Nov 03, 2016

Speedy Ortiz frontwoman Sadie Dupuis is releasing her debut solo album under the moniker Sad13. The album, Slugger, is due out next Friday (November 11) via Carpark.  More

Listen: Sad13 (Sadie Dupuis of Speedy Ortiz) - “Hype”

Slugger Due Out November 11 via Carpark

Oct 25, 2016

Speedy Ortiz frontwoman Sadie Dupuis is releasing her debut solo album under the moniker Sad13. The album, Slugger, is due out November 11 via Carpark. Previously she shared its first three single, "Get a Yes," "<2," and "Devil in U." Now here's another song from the album, "Hype," which you can listen to below. More

Listen: Sad13 (Sadie Dupuis of Speedy Ortiz) - “Devil in U”

Slugger Due Out November 11 via Carpark

Oct 19, 2016

Speedy Ortiz frontwoman Sadie Dupuis is releasing her debut solo album under the moniker Sad13. The album, Slugger, is due out November 11 via Carpark. Previously she shared its first single, "Get a Yes," along with "<2." Now here's another song from the album, "Devil in U," which you can listen to below. More

Aug 23, 2016

Speedy Ortiz frontwoman Sadie Dupuis has announced her debut solo album, but she's going under the moniker Sad13. The album, Slugger, is due out November 11 via Carpark. She's shared its first single, "Get a Yes," which you can listen to below via NPR. Also below is the tracklist and cover art. More

Listen: Speedy Ortiz - “Emma O”

Foiled Again EP Due Out June 3 via Carpark

May 24, 2016

Speedy Ortiz are releasing a new four song EP, Foiled Again, on June 3 via Carpark. It's the cleverly titled follow-up EP to Speedy Ortiz's latest album, Foil Deer, which came out last year on Carpark. Previously the band had shared Foiled Again tracks "Death Note" and"Puffer feat. Lizzo (Lazerbeak Remix)."  More

Listen: Speedy Ortiz - “Puffer (Lazerbeak Remix)” (Feat. Lizzo)

Foiled Again EP Due Out June 3 via Carpark

May 13, 2016

Speedy Ortiz are releasing a new four song EP, Foiled Again, on June 3 via Carpark. It's the cleverly titled follow-up EP to Speedy Ortiz's latest album, Foil Deer, which came out last year on Carpark. Now the band has shared a Lazerbeak remix of "Puffer" that features a verse from Lizzo. Listen below. More

Speedy Ortiz Announce New EP, Share New Song “Death Note”

Foiled Again EP Due Out June 3 via Carpark

May 10, 2016

Speedy Ortiz have announced a new four song EP and shared its opening track. Foiled Again is the cleverly titled follow-up EP to Speedy Ortiz's latest album, Foil Deer, which came out last year on Carpark. More

Future Islands, Mac DeMarco, Lauryn Hill, Miley Cyrus, and Sadie Dupuis Do Christmas Songs

Some Covers, Some Originals (+LCD Soundsystem and Will Butler)

Dec 31, 2015

We here at Under the Radar are taking most of Christmas and New Year's off. Still, over the holiday a few notable artists have posted some Christmas songs (some covers, some originals) that we didn't have a chance to post and they are collected here. Included are Future Islands, Mac DeMarco, Lauryn Hill, Miley Cyrus (with a little help from The Flaming Lips), Sadie Dupuis of Speedy Ortiz, LCD Soundsystem, and Will Butler. More

Watch: Speedy Ortiz - “Swell Content” Video

Foil Deer Out Now via Carpark

Sep 15, 2015

Speedy Ortiz have put out a new video for "Swell Content." In the clip, which was co-directed by the band's own Michael Falcone along with Boast Choan, the band goes to art camp. Watch below as the Boston-based band attempts to paint and draw and then plays a set for the kids. It's not quite Wet Hot American Summer, but it's a fun little video nonetheless. More

Aug 28, 2015

Speedy Ortiz have shared a fairly faithful cover of The Cardigans' "Hanging Around." The original was found on the Swedish band's 1998 album Gran TurismoMore

Wilco Announces New Tour Dates; Jenny Lewis and Speedy Ortiz to Support Select Shows

New Album Star Wars Still Available as a Free Download

Jul 20, 2015

Fresh from releasing a surprise free album last ThursdayWilco have announced a slew of new tour dates. They run from the beginning of August to the end of September. Support on select dates will come from Jenny Lewis, Speedy Oritz, Vetiver, and William Tyler. More

May 13, 2015

"Raising the Skate" is probably the album highlight on Speedy Ortiz's sophomore effort, Foil Deer. Now the song has a creepy video that plays on various horror movie tropes (or maybe the whole video is meant to be one big nightmare). More

Apr 27, 2015

Over the weekend, Speedy Ortiz performed at the Bowery Ballroom. More

Listen: Speedy Ortiz - “Raising the Skate”

Foil Deer Due Out April 21, North American Tour Dates Released

Feb 13, 2015

Speedy Ortiz, known for their lyrical density and strong guitar presence, keeps their reputation alive with the release of "Raising the Skate," the first single from their second album, Foil Deer, out April 21st. More

Listen: Under the Radar’s Weekly Playlist Featuring alt-J, Tweedy, JJ, The Rosebuds, and More

Plus New Tracks from J Mascis, Cymbals Eat Guitars, Music Go Music, Speedy Ortiz, Wampire, Chance the Rapper, Marrisa Nadler, Foxes in Fiction, and Others

Aug 01, 2014

Welcome to Under the Radar's weekly playlist, where we compile the best and most exciting tracks to debut online in the last week (give or take). In this mix we've got new songs by alt-J (remixed by clipping.), Tweedy, JJ, The Rosebuds, J Mascis, Cymbals Eat Guitars, Music Go Music, Speedy Ortiz (covering Sibylle Baier), Wampire, Chance the Rapper (covering the theme song to '90s cartoon Arthur), Marrisa Nadler (covering Leonard Cohen), Foxes in Fiction, Terry Malts, Literature, Kamp!, Kate Boy, Purling Hiss, and more. More

May 26, 2014

Last weekend, Utrecht Netherlands hosted the Le Guess Who? May Day event.  More


Interviews

2016 Artist Survey: Sadie Dupuis of Speedy Ortiz and Sad13

Dupuis on 2016's Best Albums, Trump, First Kisses, Friends, Stranger Things, and Scary Movies

Feb 01, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. More


Reviews

Foil Deer

Foil Deer

Carpark

Apr 22, 2015

Speedy Ortiz came out of the gate in a big way with 2013's Major Arcana. It had a lot of blissful fuzz and clever, off-kilter guitar lines, and it drew inevitable comparisons to Pavement. More