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Waxahatchee on “Saint Cloud” and Being Quarantined During COVID-19

Mar 26, 2020 Web Exclusive

Waxahatchee’s Katie Crutchfield began her musical recording career in high school with twin sister, Allison. Earlier band P.S. Eliot gave way to Crutchfield’s primary vehicle, Waxahatchee, which she records under today. More

Self-Portrait: Nigel Chapman of Nap Eyes

Mar 24, 2020

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 Nigel Chapman, frontman of Nap Eyes. More

My Favorite Album: Jennifer and Jessie Clavin of Bleached on The Cure’s “Three Imaginary Boys”

Mar 23, 2020 Issue #66 - My Favorite Album - Angel Olsen and Sleater-Kinney

When Jessie Clavin was 17 and her sister Jennifer was 15, the sisters were typical teenagers feeling their first rushes of freedom outside of parental supervision—staying out late, going to shows, and generally experimenting with newfound independence.  More

My Favorite Album: Miki Berenyi of Piroshka on The Shangri-Las’ “Shangri-Las-65!”

Mar 20, 2020 Issue #66 - My Favorite Album - Angel Olsen and Sleater-Kinney

I’m going to bet that every artist you’ve asked to contribute to this has said that picking an all-time favorite album is ABSOLUTELY FUCKING IMPOSSIBLE so I will echo that, but I’ll concede that from age 17, The Shangri-Las’ Shangri-Las-65!has stayed up there in my top 10.  More

My Favorite Album: James Bagshaw of Temples on Scott Walker’s “Scott 3”

Mar 19, 2020 Issue #66 - My Favorite Album - Angel Olsen and Sleater-Kinney

It’s probably a strange record to have as your favorite! It’s impossible to choose a favorite because it’s all mood based. But for me, when you’ve got an album with such an intense character to it, it really couldn’t be anything else.  More

My Favorite Album: Rachel Goswell of Slowdive on Joni Mitchell’s “Blue”

Mar 18, 2020 Issue #66 - My Favorite Album - Angel Olsen and Sleater-Kinney

I think it’s actually quite impossible to choose one favorite album. I could definitely do a list of 10 but to do one is really hard. It would have been a toss-up between Joni Mitchell’s Blue and After the Goldrush by Neil Young.  More

My Favorite Album: Jim Reid of The Jesus and Mary Chain on Iggy Pop’s “Lust for Life”

Mar 17, 2020 Issue #66 - My Favorite Album - Angel Olsen and Sleater-Kinney

“Oh god, it was about a million years ago,” Jim Reid, lead singer of The Jesus and Mary Chain, says of the first time he heard Iggy Pop’s Lust for Life. More

My Favorite Album: Zola Jesus on “Le Mystère des Voix Bulgares”

Mar 16, 2020 Issue #66 - My Favorite Album - Angel Olsen and Sleater-Kinney

The voices of The Bulgarian State Radio & Television Choir shine with mystery, and Zola Jesus (aka Nika Roza Danilova) doesn’t want the secrecy to be solved.  More

My Firsts: Charlie Ryder of Yumi Zouma

Mar 13, 2020 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 Charlie Ryder of Yumi Zouma. More