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Friday, December 13th, 2019  
Jay Som on “Anak Ko”

Dec 11, 2019 Issue #66 - My Favorite Album - Angel Olsen and Sleater-Kinney

Melina Duterte has no need for embellishment. Ask her how she came up with the title of her third full-length release as Jay Som, Anak Ko, and she admits it has no particular connection to the album.  More

Self-Portrait: Jaakko Eino Kalevi

Dec 05, 2019 Web Exclusive

For our recurring Self-Portrait feature we ask a musician to take a self-portrait photo (or paint/draw a self-portrait) and write a list of personal things about themselves, things that their fans might not already know about them. This Self-Portrait is by Jaakko Eino Kalevi.

...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead on “X: The Godless Void and Other Stories”

Dec 04, 2019

...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead are back on January 17 with their 10th album, X: The Godless Void and Other Stories, via Dine Alone. Founding members Jason Reece and Conrad Keely tell Under the Radar about the new record and how a complete clearout revitalised the band in their 25th year of existence. More

My Firsts: Jaakko Eino Kalevi

Nov 25, 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 Jaakko Eino Kalevi. More

The End: Jaakko Eino Kalevi

Nov 22, 2019 Web Exclusive

To end out the week, we ask Jaakko Eino Kalevi some questions about endings and death. More

Vetiver on “Up On High”

Nov 21, 2019 Web Exclusive

For the first time, Andy Cabic didn't have a home for Vetiver's new music. Still he proceeded, bringing together those he knows and works with so well to a house near Joshua Tree for a few days of live recording to capture the songs on which he'd been working. More

My Firsts: Girl Ray

Nov 20, 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 all three members of Girl Ray: Poppy Hankin, Sophie Moss, and Iris McConnell. More

The End: Kate Tempest

Nov 15, 2019 Web Exclusive

To end out the week, we ask Kate Tempest some questions about endings and death. More

Temples on “Hot Motion”

Nov 06, 2019 Web Exclusive

After a two-and-a-half year gap between albums, Temples returned in late September with Hot Motion, their third full-length album. They were armed with a new label, America's ATO after two albums on England's Heavenly (which were released by Fat Possum in U.S.), and a slimmed down line-up, with lead singer/guitarist James Bagshaw, bassist Thomas Walmsley, and keyboardist/guitarist Adam Smith remaining after the departure of drummer Samuel Toms. More