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Under the Radar Announces My Favorite Album Issue with Angel Olsen and Sleater-Kinney Covers

Issue 66 Features Musicians and Actors on Their All-Time Favorite Albums, including Tegan and Sara, Wilco, Weyes Blood, Sigur Rós, Fred Armisen, Topher Grace, Jay Baruchel, Low, and more

Sep 27, 2019

Under the Radar is excited to announce the My Favorite Album Issue, our new print issue in which we speak to musicians and actors about their all-time favorite album. The issue features Angel Olsen and Sleater-Kinney on the two covers and is available to buy directly from us here, as well as being distributed in stores nationwide (on newsstands, in such stores as Barnes & Noble and Books-A-Million, and elsewhere). More

Aug 28, 2019

Actor, writer, comedian, director, and singer/songwriter Noël Wells has shared an early stream of her debut album, It’s So Nice!, due out this Friday (August 30), and we are pleased to premiere it More

Noël Wells Shares New Song “Star”

Debut Album Due Out in Spring 2019

Dec 12, 2018

Noël Wells is an actress/writer/director. She had a stint on Saturday Night Live, was Aziz Ansari’s love interest in the first season of Netflix’s Master of None, and wrote/directed/starred in the independent film Mr. Roosevelt. Now she has also launched a career as a singer/songwriter. More

Under the Radar Announces Fall 2017 Issue with Julien Baker on the Cover

Issue 62 Also Includes Interviews with Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile, The Horrors, Wolf Alice, Jessie Ware, King Krule, and Much More

Oct 20, 2017

Under the Radar is excited to announce the full details of our Fall 2017 Issue, which is out now digitally via Under the Radar’s app and the magazine app Readly. The print version has shipped out to subscribers and stores and will be on all newsstands soon (as well as available soon digitally via the magazine app Zinio). The issue features Julien Baker on the cover. More


Noël Wells on “Mr. Roosevelt”

Blurring Life and Art

Nov 17, 2017

As if it isn’t impressive enough to be a Saturday Night Live alum, or steal scenes from star comic Aziz Ansari as the main love interest in season one of his series Master of None, Noël Wells is now marking grander milestones. With the new film Mr. Roosevelt, the 30-year-old artsy San Antonian has instantly become a triple threat: Leading lady. Screenwriter. Director. More

Noël Wells

2013 LA Film Fest Interview

Jun 19, 2013

For a scene in the romantic road-trip comedy, Forev, Noël Wells re-enacted her second audition ever as an actress, one that she jokingly describes as traumatizing. The audition was for a Hebrew National franks commercial and called for an “all-American” girl to take a bite of a hot dog and savor it. “I was struggling to act like I was really enjoying this hot dog,” Wells remembers. “It lasted for 30 seconds. It was the longest 30 seconds of my life. And when they said, “OK cut, you can spit it out in the trash can,” when I went to spit it out, it was filled with hot-chewed hot dog buns and people’s dreams just in the trash.” More