Zachary Lipez

Premieres

You Need to Listen to Wilder Maker's 'Zion,' an Americana Scorcher

The New York City band's new album is down home Americana music for the city streets. Stream it now.
Zachary Lipez
7.11.18
we saw this

Trip Metal Festival Is One of America's Last Refuges for Real Freaks

The Detroit festival remains one of the most forward thinking festivals in America.
Zachary Lipez
6.12.18
Essays

To Iceage, With Love

The Danish group's new album 'Beyondless' is wonderful. Fuck the facts, Iceage are the greatest rock and roll band in the world.
Zachary Lipez
5.10.18
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 10 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

New projects from Nadine, No Age, Migos, and Agrimonia make this week's list of essential albums.
Alex Robert Ross
Colin Joyce
Kim Kelly
Zachary Lipez
1.28.18
Essays

Do People Who Hate Kanye Have Dreams?

We're all constantly yelling at each other about Radiohead or Lana Del Rey or Whatever Else. Is it even possible to like anything anymore? What the hell is happening to us?
Zachary Lipez
1.23.18
PROFILES

Ian Svenonius, Rock N' Roll Insurrectionist

After decades in incendiary bands like Nation of Ulysses and the Make-Up, the DC lifer released his first solo album. He thinks it could really shake things up.
Zachary Lipez
11.20.17
Interviews

Liars Didn't Want Us to Use the Word "Vaporwave" in This Headline

Dear Angus: Sorry for the headline, but we think the eighth Liars record 'TFCF' is fuckin' great, so we hope you'll forgive us.
Zachary Lipez
8.24.17
Noisey Show

How to Start a Band

It's easy: You just start a band. But what does that mean, exactly?
Zachary Lipez
1.24.17
Interviews

Alsarah Explains the Magic of Her East African Retropop Love Songs

The singer of Alsarah and The Nubatones discusses her new album 'Manara' and shares the video for single "Ya Watan."
Zachary Lipez
8.25.16
Interviews

Watch "Face of Kindness," a New Video from Jail Weddings, Who Are Totally Cool with Being Dramatic

"What kind of life are you living if it isn’t dramatic, and your brain doesn’t act as some kind of eager seismograph processing it all?"
Zachary Lipez
8.19.16
Interviews

JG Thirlwell Explains How He Brings Villains and Comedy to Life in the Music of 'The Venture Bros'

The multi-faceted composer also shares the video for "Ham and Cheese Hero," from his second volume of soundtrack music for the cult favorite show.
Zachary Lipez
8.3.16
Interviews

Get Savvy to Savak, Punks for Life

The supergroup of DC hardcore scene vets shares their new video for "Alive in Shadows," and vocalist Sohrab Habibion discusses why he's still punk after all these years.
Zachary Lipez
7.26.16
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