News

Jul 24, 2017

Waxahatchee (aka Katie Crutchfield) released a new albumOut in the Storm, a couple of weeks back via Merge. It was our Album of the Week. Now she has shared a dreamy video for "Recite Remorse" and announced some November tour dates.  More

Under the Radar Announces Summer 2017 Issue with Grizzly Bear on the Cover

Issue 61 Also Includes Interviews with The War on Drugs, The National, Broken Social Scene, Slowdive vs. Ariel Pink, Phoenix, Beach House, and Much More

Jul 18, 2017

Under the Radar is excited to announce the full details of our Summer 2017 Issue, which is out now digitally via Under the Radar's app and the magazine app Readly. The print version has shipped out to subscribers and stores and will be on all newsstands soon (as well as available soon digitally via the magazine app Zinio). The issue features Grizzly Bear on the cover. More

Album of the Week: Waxahatchee

Out in the Storm Out Today via Merge

Jul 14, 2017

In the past, Waxahatchee, the solo project of former P.S. Eliot singer/songwriter Katie Crutchfield, was easy to like, but hard to love. Though her previous three albums have songs that rival anything on here, she's never made an artistic statement so strong from start to finish. More

Listen: Waxahatchee - “Never Been Wrong”

Out in the Storm Due Out July 14 via Merge

Jun 05, 2017

Waxahatchee (aka Katie Crutchfield) is releasing a new albumOut in the Storm, on July 14 via Merge. Previously she shared a video for its first single, "Silver." More

Waxahatchee Announces July and August Full Band U.S. Tour Dates

Out in the Storm Due Out July 14 via Merge

May 08, 2017

Waxahatchee (aka Katie Crutchfield) is releasing a new album, Out in the Storm, on July 14 via Merge. Now she has announced some new U.S. tour dates for July and August that feature her full backing band. More

Waxahatchee Shares “Silver (Demo)” 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

Apr 28, 2017

"Our First 100 Days" is an 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." More

Waxahatchee Announces New Album and Shares “Silver” Video

Out in the Storm Due Out July 14 via Merge

Apr 18, 2017

Waxahatchee (aka Katie Crutchfield) has announced a new album, Out in the Storm, and shared a video for its first single, "Silver." Out in the Storm is due out July 14 via Merge.  More

Jan 17, 2017

The New Pornographers have announced some spring U.S. tour dates. It's been two-and-a-half years since the band's last album, 2014's Brill Bruisers, but a press release promises that "the band will be performing songs from their forthcoming seventh full-length record." The details of that full-length will be announced soon. Waxahatchee will open all shows. More

Elliott Smith Tribute Album to Feature Julien Baker, Amanda Palmer, Jesu/Sun Kil Moon, and Yuck

Say Yes! A Tribute to Elliott Smith Due Out October 15 via American Laundromat Records

Mar 03, 2016

American Laundromat Records have announced Say Yes! A Tribute to Elliott Smith, which is due out October 15. The Elliott Smith tribute album will feature newly recorded covers of Smith's songs by Julien Baker, Amanda Palmer, Jesu/Sun Kil Moon, Yuck, Waxahatchee, Lou Barlow, J Mascis, Adam Franklin of Swervedriver, Tanya Donelly, and others. More

Watch: Waxahatchee - “Under A Rock” Video

New Album Ivy Tripp Out Now

Apr 03, 2015

Coinciding with the release of her new album Ivy Tripp this week, musical artist Katie Crutchfield, aka Waxahatchee, has shared a brand new music video featuring her single "Under A Rock." More

Stream Toro y Moi’s “What For?”

Also Stream Waxahatchee's Ivy Tripp

Mar 30, 2015

Next week Toro y Moi, aka Chaz Bundick, returns with his newest studio album, What For?, the follow-up to his 2013 LP Anything In Return. More

Jan 12, 2015

Musical artist Katie Crutchfield, otherwise known as Waxahatchee, has announced the release of her third album, Ivy Tripp, set for release on April 7 via her new label home Merge. More

Jan 22, 2014

Katie Crutchfield, better known as Waxahatchee, has announced a string of dates surrounding her Cochella performances.  More

Watch: New Waxahatchee Video for “Misery Over Dispute”

New Tour Dates With Swearin’ Announced

Sep 10, 2013

Waxahatchee has premiered a new music video for the song "Misery Over Dispute." The song is taken from the album Cerulean Salt, which was released to acclaim earlier this year.  More


Interviews

The End: Waxahatchee on Endings and Death

"The thought of outliving everyone I know sounds lonely and tragic but also strangely powerful. It could be the pinnacle of enlightenment and wisdom."

Sep 29, 2017

To end out the week, we ask Waxahatchee (aka singer/songwriter/guitarist Katie Crutchfield) some questions about endings and death. More

Waxahatchee

Katie Crutchfield discusses Cerulean Salt, cabin recordings, and Great Thunder

May 10, 2013

Only in her early 20s, Katie Crutchfield is already a road-tested indie rock veteran. She's been forming bands, recording albums, and touring the country with her twin sister, Allison, since they were in high school. More


Reviews

Out in the Storm

Out in the Storm

Merge

Jul 14, 2017

Ever since starting as a bedroom recording project and debuting with American Weekend in 2012, Katie Crutchfield has edged closer to a full-band sound. On this, her fourth album as Waxahatchee, she and her bandmates not only achieve that, but produce what is unquestionably their best album to date.  More

Ivy Tripp

Ivy Tripp

Merge

Apr 10, 2015

Anyone craving a carbon copy sequel to 2013's exemplary Cerulean Salt should probably re-assess their expectations. Katie Crutchfield was a four-year veteran of punk pop band P.S. Eliot before launching her solo career; now three albums in, she's still only in her mid-20s. More