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Under the Radar Announces Issue 64 with Kamasi Washington on the Cover

Issue 64 Out Now and Also Includes Interviews with Interpol, Beach House, Wild Nothing, Death Cab for Cutie, Suede, Natalie Prass, Ethan Hawke vs. Phosphorescent, Christine and the Queens, Low, Snail Mail, and Much More

Aug 31, 2018

Under the Radar is excited to announce the full details of our new print issue, which is out now nationwide (on newsstands, in such stores as Barnes & Noble and Books-A-Million, and elsewhere) and available to buy directly from us here. The issue features Kamasi Washington on the cover. More

Jul 12, 2018

Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks released a new albumSparkle Hard, back in May via Matador. Now they have shared a new video featuring Malkmus performing the album's "Solid Silk" on acoustic guitar on a couch. Brook Linder directed the relaxed and intimate clip.  More

May 09, 2018

Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks are releasing a new album, Sparkle Hard, on May 18 via Matador. Now they have shared Sparkle Hard: The Movie, a 10-minute documentary on making the album, among other things. It shows the band recording in the studio, along with Malkmus being interviewed, playing tennis, and riding horses. More

Apr 25, 2018

Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks are releasing a new albumSparkle Hard, on May 18 via Matador. Now they have shared another new song from it, "Refute." It features the guest vocals of Kim Gordon (formerly of Sonic Youth). Listen below, followed by the band's upcoming tour dates. More


Interviews

Oct 24, 2018

Stephen Malkmus begins his sixth album with The Jicks with a surprise. Having spent much of his post-Pavement career re-establishing the guitar solo at the center of his craft, the one-time golden boy of indie rock kicks off Sparkle Hard with a plaintive piano ballad.  More