News

May 16, 2017

Last year Pixies released a new albumHead Carrier, via Pixiesmusic/[PIAS]. Now the band have announced what they're calling "leg three" of their 2017 North American tour dates.  More

Austin City Limits 2017 Lineup: Gorillaz, The xx, Angel Olsen, First Aid Kit, Spoon, and More

Plus: Glass Animals, Cut Copy, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Chance the Rapper, Solange, The Killers, Run the Jewels, Car Seat Headrest, and Others

May 04, 2017

Austin City Limits have announced the lineup of their 2017 festival to go down in the Texas capitol this October. The event is headlined by Gorillaz, The xx, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Killers, Martin Garrix, and Chance the Rapper.  More

Whitney Share a Video for “You Got a Woman” (Lion Cover) and Announce More Tour Dates

12-Inch Also Featuring a Cover of Dolly Parton's "Gonna Hurry (As Slow As I Can)" Due Out June 2 via Secretly Canadian

May 03, 2017

Whitney features former Smith Westerns members Julien Ehrlich and Max Kakacek and they released their excellent debut album, Light Upon the Lake, last June via Secretly Canadian.  More

Whitney Announce 12-Inch, Share Covers of Songs by Dolly Parton and Lion

They Cover Dolly Parton's "Gonna Hurry (As Slow As I Can)" and Lion's "You Got a Woman"

Mar 27, 2017

Whitney features former Smith Westerns members Julien Ehrlich and Max Kakacek and they released their excellent debut albumLight Upon the Lake, last June via Secretly Canadian.  More

Mar 27, 2017

France's Phoenix last released an album 2013 with Bankrupt!. They have already announced some shows for 2017, including a headlining appearance at the Governor's Ball in New York and a stop at Los Angeles' Hollywood Bowl.  More

New Anti-Donald Trump Compilation Features Angel Olsen, Jens Lekman, Toro Y Moi, Mitski, and More

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

Jan 13, 2017

During the election many indie rock musicians released anti-Donald Trump songs and likely assumed, like many liberals and Hillary Clinton supporters did, that Trump didn't have a strong chance of winning.  More

Jan 06, 2017

Whitney features former Smith Westerns members Julien Ehrlich and Max Kakacek and they released their excellent debut album, Light Upon the Lake, last June via Secretly Canadian. Last night the band stopped by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to make their network television debut and perform "Golden Days." More

Nov 28, 2016

The Head and the Heart released a new album, Signs of Light, back in September via Warner Bros. Now they have announced a whole ton of 2017 tour dates. Springtime Carnivore and Whitney will be opening some of their U.S. dates.  More

Watch: Whitney - “Polly” Video

Light Upon the Lake Out Now via Secretly Canadian

Sep 15, 2016

Whitney features former Smith Westerns members Julien Ehrlich and Max Kakacek and they released their excellent debut album, Light Upon the Lake, back in June via Secretly Canadian.  More

Under the Radar Examines Music and Politics with the 2016 Protest Issue

Special Issue Takes On Sexism and Feminism in the Music Industry, Tackles the Election, and Features Amanda Palmer on the Cover

Sep 09, 2016

Under the Radar is excited to announce the full details of our 2016 Protest Issue (out September, October, and into November), which is out now both digitally and on newsstands. We've done a Protest Issue every U.S. Presidential election year since 2004 and as before this issue features articles examining the intersection of music and politics and photo shoots with musicians holding protest signs of their own making. Then in mid-October we will be launching our charity Protest Auction, in which we auction off all the protest signs in the issue, with all profits going to the American Cancer SocietyMore

Whitney Announces Debut Album, Shares Video for “Golden Days”

Light Upon The Lake Out June 3rd On Secretly Canadian

Mar 23, 2016

Today Chicago band Whitney has announced that their debut album, Light Upon the Lake, will be released June 3rd on Secretly Canadian. They also have shared the video for single "Golden Days." More


Interviews

Whitney

Empowered by Imperfection

Oct 06, 2016

Chicago duo Whitney has an uncompromising and bold personality in more ways than one. It's likely that some of that toughness in character came during writing their debut album during one of Chicago's coldest winters between 2014-15.  More


Reviews

Light Upon the Lake

Light Upon the Lake

Secretly Canadian

Jun 07, 2016

"I've been going through a change/I might never be sure/I'm just walking in a haze," contemplates Julien Ehrlich as Light Upon the Lake clocks its tone-setting, ornate first minute.  More