Pitchfork 2013

  • The Emptiest Souls I Saw at Pitchfork Fest 2013

    One of the best parts of the Pitchfork Music Festival is that it creates a safe space in which you can discard all of your self-respect and be an insufferable shithead for three days straight without worrying too much about being judged. One of the worst

  • Foxygen and the Problem with Buzz

    Our Assistant Editor watched his least favorite band of all time have an onstage meltdown and realized they are symptomatic of how indie rock is destroying itself.

  • R. Kelly, Jim DeRogatis, and the Question of Irony

    R. Kelly was booked for Pitchfork 2013 because of iconography rather than irony, and that's a good thing.