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Monday, March 1st, 2021  
Oceanator on “Things I Never Said”

Feb 24, 2021 Issue #67 - Phoebe Bridgers and Moses Sumney

Oceanator’s Elise Okusami can’t predict the future. More

Bright Eyes on “Down in the Weeds, Where the World Once Was”

Feb 23, 2021 Issue #67 - Phoebe Bridgers and Moses Sumney

“It just slipped out of my mouth”—that’s how Conor Oberst remembers the conversation that ended Bright Eyes’ eight-year hiatus. More

Bleach Lab Discuss Their New EP, Lockdown, and Logistics

Feb 23, 2021

Meet Bleach Lab, one of the most exciting new bands to emerge from the UK of late.  More

Eric Christopher of Hospital Bracelet on Their New Album, “South Loop Summer”

Feb 22, 2021 Web Exclusive

Chicago emo outfit Hospital Bracelet is the type of perpetually relatable and perennially funny band that thrives in online spaces. Singer, songwriter, and guitarist Eric Christopher had only played a handful of shows in Chicago before dropping 2019's Neutrality Acoustic, earning the band a dedicated following in the online DIY scene. That initial interest was the catalyst for a transformation as Christopher (who uses the pronoun "they") linked up with bassist Arya Woody and drummer Manae Hammond. The band quickly evolved from a scrappy acoustic project to a rollicking emo trio for their new record, South Loop Summer. More

Shamir on Navigating the Music Industry

Feb 19, 2021 Issue #67 - Phoebe Bridgers and Moses Sumney

When Shamir’s “On the Regular” was released in the fall of 2014, it seemed to announce the arrival of a new pop star. More

Bob Mould on “Blue Hearts”

Feb 18, 2021 Issue #67 - Phoebe Bridgers and Moses Sumney

Bob Mould’s last album, 2019’s Sunshine Rock, was a string-laden guitar album that found the artist, who had recently relocated to Berlin, actively pursuing brighter, more positive upbeat songcraft. More

Pinegrove – Evan Stephens Hall on “Amperland, NY,” Politics, and Pedal Steel

Feb 17, 2021 Web Exclusive

Under the Radar last talked to Pinegrove’s Evan Stephens Hall at the end of the band’s tour in support of Marigold. More

Porridge Radio on “Every Bad”

Feb 17, 2021 Issue #67 - Phoebe Bridgers and Moses Sumney

It’s Friday evening as a long week draws to an end and Porridge Radio singer/songwriter and guitarist Dana Margolin is in the middle of baking a cake. More

PINS on “Hot Slick”

Feb 16, 2021 Issue #67 - Phoebe Bridgers and Moses Sumney

When Manchester, England-based band PINS’ original rhythm section decided to move on it left founding members Faith Vern and Lois MacDonald (plus Kyoko Swan) with a conundrum in terms of how to move things forwards.  More