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The Goon Sax on “We’re Not Talking”

Apr 18, 2019 Issue #65 - Mitski and boygenius

The three members of Aussie trio The Goon Sax have only been back in the U.S. for a day, and already some reporter on the phone wants to know what they think of America.  More

My Firsts: James Yorkston

Apr 17, 2019 Web Exclusive

My Firsts is our email interview series where we ask musicians to tell us about their first life experiences, be it early childhood ones (first word, first concert, etc.) or their first tastes of being a musician (first band, first tour, etc.). For this My Firsts we talk to Scottish singer/songwriter James Yorkston. More

Michael Chambers on The Boogaloo Shrimp Documentary and 35th Anniversary of Breakin’

Apr 16, 2019 Web Exclusive

The influential street dancer and '80s pop icon features in a new, career-spanning documentary. More

Nilüfer Yanya on “Miss Universe”

Apr 16, 2019 Web Exclusive

Nilüfer Yanya thought she would have done her debut album when she was 20. The 23-year-old's cover of Pixies' "Hey" in 2016 marked her out as a distinctive voice in London's underground indie scene, by trading the original's anxious snarl for a bewitching after-hours vibe.  More

Nils Frahm on Touring and Quitting Social Media

Apr 15, 2019 Web Exclusive

In total, Nils Oliver Frahm says that he has spent one year on American soil across his entire life. Gearing up for a concert in Seattle one day after starting his 2019 North American Tour in Vancouver, the unconventional, German piano composer is feeling jet-lagged.  More

The Flaming Lips’ Wayne Coyne on “King’s Mouth”

Apr 12, 2019 Web Exclusive

A chronicle about the enshrined, severed head of a giant metallic Deity King feels apropos of no other band but The Flaming Lips. Wayne Coyne, the group's tirelessly impulsive ringmaster, chats with Under the Radar about the group's latest bewildering project, King's MouthMore

Strand of Oaks on “Eraserland”

Apr 11, 2019 Web Exclusive

For just a moment, Strand of Oaks' Timothy Showalter got what he wanted. More

Jessica Pratt on “Quiet Signs”

Apr 09, 2019 Issue #65 - Mitski and boygenius

Jessica Pratt has released her first cohesive album. Yes, she has two acclaimed and internationally beloved full-lengths to her name already, but those were assemblies of largely self-produced tracks that were written and recorded across extended periods of time. More

Rose Elinor Dougall on “A New Illusion”

Apr 05, 2019 Web Exclusive

"I didn't really think this whole plan through. I feel the most exposed out of any record I've made so far." More