Kim Gordon sweats. Kim Gordon shits. Kim Gordon likes Rihanna's "Work."
Stuart Swezey's Desolation Center shows were illicit desert festivals—drug-addled parties for LA punks which would influence Coachella and Lollapalooza and then disappear as quickly as they came.
The Memphis native shot some of the most influential musicians of the past 30 years—including Jay Reatard, Three 6 Mafia, and Sonic Youth—often in his home.
The former Sonic Youth cofounder, frontwoman, and bassist on her bestselling new memoir, Girl in a Band, writing songs about Karen Carpenter and the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, and LL Cool J's surprising favorite rock band.
How can a hotel room capture the essence of Boston's legendary shithole? And why would anyone want to?
Images by Kim Gordon & Richard Kern.
You may know him from all of his pictures of cute, topless girls, but from 1984 to 1993, Richard Kern made a ton of violent, aggressive, and visceral films, featuring murder, rape, and mayhem. They were all recently remastered and released on Blu-Ray, and…
This just in! Ben Rayner went to the My Bloody Valentine ATP in December and made a zine out of what he saw. He also partied with an obscure Canadian group called Fucked Up.
OK let's cut the bullshit. Nobody's heard Brian Eno before, The Talking Heads are crap, and, besides one album and one other song, Sonic Youth are unlistenable noise. Right?