Jan 17, 2017

Under the Radar's very first print issue came out in December 2001. In honor of our 15th Anniversary some of our writers are reflecting on some of their favorite albums (and movies and TV shows) from 2001. More

Jan 17, 2017

Iceland's Sigur Rós are performing three concerts with the Los Angeles Philharmonic on April 13, 14, and 15. Now they have announced that some notable musicians will be providing guest string arrangements for the shows: Dan DeaconOwen PallettAnna Meredith, and Nico Muhly will all be taking part.  More

Jan 17, 2017

Radiohead released their acclaimed new album, A Moon Shaped Pool, last May. It landed at #2 on Under the Radar's Top 100 Albums of 2016 list. Now the British band have announced a fresh round of U.S. tour dates.  More

Jan 17, 2017

Surfer Blood's fourth studio album, Snowdonia, is due out February 3 via Joyful Noise Recordings and Under the Radar has the premiere of new song "Frozen." The band leaps back to the fold in familiar fashion with jaunty guitar phrasing and zeal that makes you think of The Vaselines with a big grin on your face.

Jan 17, 2017

Spoon have recently been teasing their new album, performing new songs live, and revealed last week via a radio interview that the album would titled Hot Thoughts and due out March 17. Now a press release confirms that the album is titled Hot Thoughts and the release date is indeed March 17. More

Jan 17, 2017

Ahead of our first ever visit to both Slovenia and the MENT Festival we’ve been asking musicians playing the event to make us mixtapes.  More

Jan 13, 2017

Eagles of Death Metal were playing the Le Bataclan venue on November 13, 2015 in Paris when ISIS terrorists stormed it, shot into the crowd, and took hostages, in what instantly became a tragic international news story (89 people died).  More

Jan 13, 2017

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah are releasing a new album, The Tourist, on February 24 via Undertow. Previously they shared its first single, "Fireproof." Now here's another song from the album, "Down (Is Where I Want to Be)." More

Jan 13, 2017

Kevin Barnes and of Montreal released a new album, Innocence Reaches, last August via Polyvinyl. Now the band has surprise-released a brand new EP. Rune Husk contains four songs and can be streamed below via Spotify and Apple Music. More