rock

6.20.19

A Bizarre New Species of Mollusk Eats Rocks, Poops Sand, and Shapes Rivers

Lithoredo abatanica, a very weird shipworm found in a river in the Philippines, represents both a new species and genus.

4.10.19

The 'GoT' Creators Have Hidden the Show's Ending in... a Spotify Playlist?

Please analyze the hell out of this Rage Against the Machine song and tell us who will be king.

2.17.19

SASAMI Finds Catharsis in the Thoughtful Rock of Her New Song ‘Free’

The single off her self-titled debut album features backing vocals by Devendra Banhart and a lovely music video filmed in Australia.

11.10.18

‘Don’t Think I’ve Forgotten’ Documents the Cambodian Rock Scene, Pre–Khmer Rouge

We met the film's director and two key players from the vibrant rock scene that flourished in Cambodia before the Khmer Rouge took power.

9.20.18

Noel Gallagher Spent Years Moving Furniture Around to Make Liam Believe in Ghosts

"He'd go and have his breakfast, someone would go in [his bedroom] and turn the pictures back to front, or fucking move a lamp."

8.31.18

Here's Spiritualized's 'And Nothing Hurt,' Their First New Album in 6 Years

The follow-up to 2012's 'Sweet Heart Sweet Light' is streaming at NPR this morning ahead of its release on September 7.

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8.13.18

The Micro Playlist You Need Beyond K-Pop

No matter how big, colorful and Tsunami-like K-pop seems, it cannot overpower other sounds, artists and movements rising from the same spaces.

8.8.18

Two Nursing Home Escapees Were Found at the World's Biggest Metal Fest

They were "disoriented and dazed" by the time the cops finally tracked them down.

8.7.18

Copy of Prince's 'The Black Album' Sells for $27,500, Breaks Discogs Record

The only known Canadian copy of the record was salvaged by a pressing plant employee in 1987.

7.26.18

Arctic Monkeys Fulfill Your Indie Dreams, Cover The Strokes' 'Is This It'

Alex Turner just wanted to be one of The Strokes, and he's trying his best to become one.

7.6.18

Stream Deafheaven's New LP, 'Ordinary Corrupt Human Love,' Right the Hell Now

The band's third LP is their most melodic yet. It's streaming in full this morning ahead of its release next week.

7.1.18

Rock Is Dead, Thank God

It’s time to face the reality that rock has been eclipsed by pop, hip-hop, and EDM, and accept that it might actually be a positive thing for the genre.

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